posted on Jul, 25 2003 @ 03:07 PM
Yes and No...I'd have to go with No.
If they were, the cold war would still be going on.
Mind you, they do pose certain threats (not the least of which is possessor of a large nuclear stockpile). They also have a tendency to sell military
equipment to people who aren't exactly friends with us...so there is a threat...but not a great looming one....
Hopefully, our relationship with them will continue to be one of mostly cooperation.