The United States has recognised the nuclear superiority of Russia. Write about the American media with reference to the draft new US nuclear doctrine. In the military came to the conclusion that Russia is working to create a diverse and contemporary set of non-strategic systems.
The United States and its allies were a long way behind Russia in establishing nuclear weapons. About this newspaper the Huffington Post, citing a draft of the new US nuclear doctrine. Unclassified part of the document was published on Friday.
American experts expressed the opinion that Russia “produces an extensive set of non-strategic systems, which can be both nuclear and conventional weapons.” This set is evaluated as a “versatile and modern.” This characterization is contained in the text of the doctrine, the newspaper claims.
As previously reported, in the administration of the USA intend to develop a new nuclear warhead with a charge of small capacity for Trident missiles to deter Russia. About ex-head of the national security Council on arms control and non-proliferation John Wolfstahl told the Guardian.
He said that the US defense Department has developed a new nuclear doctrine that talks about the new nuclear warhead of low power for use in Trident missiles launched from submarines.
The steps of the us administration aimed at deterring Russia from using nuclear weapons during a possible conflict in Eastern Europe, said the source publication. According to him, the authors of the document had intended to send “a clear deterrent message” Russians, North Koreans and Chinese.