Author David B. Gleason.
“Any battle with China, if it occurs, will be largely naval and air battle”, – said the representative of the military. According to the General, in this battle of the land forces and infantry will be given only support function.
Selva believes that a possible war with the Russian Federation, by contrast, primarily will involve the us air force and the army. In the initial phase, involving the placement of troops in Europe, fighting between the warring parties can happen at sea.
According to Selva, he is working on building a “global campaign” regarding Russia and China, suggesting the involvement of certain American military in coordinating staff in the event of a conflict. Selva claims that the determination of the probability of one or another scenario, as well as the financing of campaigns development is now home to the Pentagon issue, which will be indicated in the new National strategy of the United States, which is scheduled to take until the end of the year.
American General also shared his thoughts on contemporary developments of Russian and Chinese weapons. “We lost our technical superiority at hypersonic, but lost the battle hypersonic” — says Selva.
In his opinion, Russia and China have gone far in the development of this technology, however, Beijing is willing to spend on hypersonic design hundreds of billions of dollars, have made this project a “national program”.
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