British media said the Russian Far East to enhance its military strength “against the” China
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Global Network reporter Li Zongze reports Reuters in the UK has recently issued a document that India is to raise military spending “confrontation” in China. Recently, the Russian Far East in a series of investments. Reuters on March 1, again issued a document claiming that Russia in the Far East “to show off muscles’, but also to” confront “China.
article claimed that the rise of China, “Russia’s leaders will be forced to look to the east.” Although Russia is the world’s largest energy exporter, while China is Russia’s largest energy consumer of energy, this relationship looks very good, but the rapid development of China’s military power so Russia had to face the question: “How to Moscow China to provide oil at the same time, compete with China? “and the Russian Far East trying to” show off muscles’ actions, including the territorial dispute with the country, is the best response to answer this question.
article quoted Stockholm International Peace Research Institute researcher Pavel Baev as saying: “Russia is still a powerful force for the Asia Pacific region Moscow’s plans to convey a signal to China: Russia is serious about Asia Pacific.” Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said Russia will invest $ 651 billion over the next decade of military spending. U.S. military spending in 2010 to $ 530 billion, while U.S. military spending is second only to China the largest country in its 2010 spending of 780 billion dollars.
article analysis, Russia will send two first purchased from the French “Rafale” helicopter carrier to the East, is expected to “gust” in 2013, delivered to Russia by the French; In addition the Russian anti-aircraft missiles S- 400 will also be deployed in the Far East. Russia’s deputy defense minister said in January this year, Pankov, Russia’s Far East, “the first areas of concern.” In addition, the United States and Russia signed the treaty allows Russia to limit nuclear weapons more resources assigned to the Far East.
article speculated that China is “snooping” Russian energy. Although the Sino-Russian trade hot, but Russia still worried that China would like to eastern Siberia, “appropriation” to accommodate the rising population, or the use of the region’s mineral, oil and natural gas. Of course, Russia does not want to conflict with China. But some analysts say, Moscow wants to ensure that China will not undermine the territorial issue of the Far East “fragile balance.”