Dmitry Gorenburg is an associate at the Harvard University Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and a Senior Research Scientist at CNA. His research interests include security issues in the former Soviet Union, Russian foreign policy and its military, and ethnic politics and identity. He currently serves as editor of Problems of Post-Communism. Dr. Gorenburg received a B.A. in international relations from Princeton University and a Ph.D. in political science from Harvard University. He blogs on issues related to the Russian military at