U.S. anti-missile system in Eastern Europe to be re-located to be abandoned Bo Jieji
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中广网 Beijing on August 31 news (reporters Su-ling) The Voice of China “CNR news” 10:10 reported that the U.S. missile defense system in Eastern Europe, the Scheme, after being introduced in Russia strongly opposed the U.S. “New York Times” reported 29, through several months of investigation, the administration may consider re-location for the project.
the United States in the Eastern European countries to establish a missile defense system, is the former U.S. President George W. Bush during the decision was based on their guard against potential threats from Iran and other countries on the grounds, director of defense system in Eastern Europe, plans to deploy 10 missile interceptors in Poland devices, early warning radar in the Czech Republic to establish missile defense base.
make this decision, the opposition is Russia’s largest. Because he believes that this would pose a threat to Russia’s national security, the location of the establishment of the system caused a great deal to Russia’s military threat. Some European countries, like Germany, also expressed their fears, because they believe this will lead to US-Russian arms race in Europe, so their attitude is not supported.
the system from the Bush era to Obama after Obama for his new government policy of this system is that question, Obama has said only technical and financial resources permit under which it will continue to advance, because it takes into account the United States is now the State status, can not under the pressure of the financial crisis continues to build and maintain this missile defense system.
many American officials now proposed that the time for the next month, Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev before the UN General Assembly meeting, to complete the set of Eastern European missile defense system plan review. The system may change, it changes including dropping two anti-missile bases in Poland and the Czech Republic in one or all of the abandoned, and the choice of Turkey or the Balkans to build a missile interceptor radar warning device or base, but the specific approach has not been decided , various options are available within the scope of the.
first look at the attitude of Russia, Russian Permanent Representative of the NATO Dmitry – Roger King said a more expected attitude, he said that I hope President Medvedev will be in New York, the UN General Assembly, the Russian-US talks on bilateral talks to achieve good results, in fact, hope to meet there before the introduction of better results, we met on this topic negotiations will be good prospects.
Eastern European countries such as Poland and the Czech state officials, they expressed concern about the United States to abandon the original plan. “The New York Times” reported that the Polish and Czech officials said that Eastern Europe is not the focus of the U.S. government. Polish Foreign Ministry spokesman said the missile defense system is being re-examined, choose to establish a base in Poland, the probability is now 50%.
Institute of International Relations in Warsaw, said Dean’s remarks are very interesting, he said, compared with the Bush administration, Obama on Russia, China and Afghanistan to be concentrated in Eastern Europe’s interest.