Russia first claimed that Russian troops should be able to fight three wars simultaneously (Figure)
Data Figure: Russian strategic missile silos
China News Network December 22, according to Russia’s “News Times,” Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov visit on 21 December in the main Northern Fleet base Severomorsk announced that, after a round of Russian military reform should be ready at the same time to participate in three regional and local armed conflicts. This is the first time in recent years, the Russian defense minister declared that Russian troops should be able to simultaneously three wars, the Russian political leadership had been emphasized at the same time a regional armed conflict and a large-scale war.
last weekend in the Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov Makarov Russian Chief of General Staff, Department of Defense Director General of Vija gold cadres, Administration for construction of barracks and other senior officials accompanied Filippov , visited the troops deployed in the northwest to explain in detail the military reform, he was the main substance. He delivered an important speech here several times, including in particular sensation is about the same time three wars arguments. December 21 at Severomorsk listen to the Northern Fleet commander Maksimov and 21 anti-air force commander Mi Liening work report, Serdyukov On the future outlook of the armed forces, pointed out that the key objectives of military reform One is to create an effective fighting, rapid mobility, and has a powerful army equipped with modern weapons, to prepare for three games at the same time to participate in regional and local armed conflicts. Prior to the Russian military can only emphasize a simultaneous regional conflicts and large-scale war.
Makarov Russian Chief of General Staff recently announced that Russian troops should be ready to quickly complete any task assigned by the military and political leadership, its response time in the summer should be fighting in one hour, in winter Within a half hour, and the former Soviet Union to Germany’s fighting forces ability to respond very cluster. Makarov In particular, it can not afford to modernize the Russian war in South Ossetia in August this year, military action is the proof. He said: “We are forced to armed forces in a big way to search for all lieutenant colonel, colonel and general, so that they participate in war, because on paper division, regimental commander of the preparation of fighting to solve the problem simply can not afford Air Force 150 group, only five groups in a standing state of war, each with 24 aircraft. “
former Russian army chief Cole Milligan Zaitsev believes that the current Russian weapons and military equipment with the world power status does not match the military level, if the confrontation with the enemies will be very difficult. (Xiao Xi)