The US President Donald trump, in his annual message to Congress, called Russia and China are the main rivals of the country. According to him, Moscow and Beijing challenge the interests, values and the U.S. economy.
He added that showing weakness, the US is provoking a global conflict. In addition, he urged to modernize nuclear arsenals of the United States, expressing hope that Washington will never have to use a weapon of mass destruction.
According to him, these steps will help to deter any act of aggression. He also suggested that perhaps one day will bring all countries together in order to fully destroy nuclear weapons. “While we have not succeeded,” concluded trump.
Along the way, the President urged Congress to stop reducing the U.S. military budget. Earlier it was reported that trump was asked to increase the military budget to 716 billion dollars.
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