Russia said it would use nuclear weapons under the U.S. plan to revise its nuclear strategy
Zhongguang Wang on October 11, first deputy chief of Russia’s armed forces news Baluyevsky 26 that Russia would use nuclear weapons under the U.S. plan to revise its nuclear strategy.
Baluyevsky told reporters in Moscow that day, the new U.S. military strategy on the battlefield directly related to the possibility of using small nuclear weapons. Therefore, Russia must develop its own strategic nuclear forces to adjust.
Baluyevsky stressed that Russia will not destroy arsenals of tactical missiles. He said the United States in European countries deployed hundreds of nuclear weapons, in this situation, Russia is not likely to take action in the elimination of nuclear arsenals of tactical missiles. He said that Russia’s tactical nuclear weapons, no threat to the United States, but the U.S. tactical nuclear weapons deployed in Europe for Russia, but the significance of strategic weapons. In theory, the United States, these weapons could be used against Russia’s nuclear control and command centers as well as the strategic center.
Baluyevsky said that before the nuclear deterrent as a tool of nuclear weapons being used will slowly into a battlefield weapon, which is very scary. He stressed that Russia’s nuclear strategy for the United States to change the practice of vigilance. Therefore, Russia will also reserves the right to its nuclear strategy.