Russia to send nuclear-powered ships and Venezuela joint military exercise (Figure)
Data Figure: Russian Navy nuclear-powered Kirov-class guided missile cruiser Peter the Great has left for China to move into Venezuela
network on October 7 hearing, according to British media reported on October 7, Russia 6 Navy nuclear-powered ships to send more ships to the Mediterranean region, along the way will pass through the Strait of Gibraltar, and with the Venezuelan navy in November 10 to 14 joint military exercises. This is since the Cold War, Russian nuclear-powered ships to the waters of the second mission.
Russian Navy Assistant Commander Igor – De Jialuo 6, said the Russian navy nuclear-powered warships has arrived in the Mediterranean mission, then will go to Venezuela to participate in the two countries held joint military exercises . Russian navy ships to the Mediterranean in order to perform tasks, participate in the mission has Russia’s “Peter the Great” nuclear-powered cruiser, the ship has now the Strait of Gibraltar in the Mediterranean. Russian warships will visit along the Strait of Gibraltar in several countries, especially Libya, Tripoli ports. Eagle – Dejia Luo said that the Russian joint military exercises between the two countries will be commissioned on November 10 to 14 held in the Caribbean. Russian ships to participate in military exercises, including “Peter the Great” nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser, “Qiaba years Kehai Admiral” was a large anti-submarine and convoy. Two warships will conduct a series of joint mobile operations, including maritime search and rescue and communications tasks, the exercise will not be directed against any third country, nor has any aggressive nature.
the latest reports that Russia’s strategic bombers started from the 6th of Russia near the North Pole, Alaska United States cruise missile firing exercises held in the airspace. Russian Air Force, “Tu-160″ and “map-95MS” carry the largest combat aircraft will execute the mission payload, and launch various types of airborne cruise missiles. This is the first time in many years, the scale of the exercise is unprecedented. This is Russia, “stability 2008″ as part of a large-scale military exercises. Political analysts said that the intensification of military confrontation between Russia and the U.S. raises “new cold war” concerns. However, overall strength, significant differences between Russian and U.S. military power, Russia’s military action may not frequent a comprehensive arms race and the new “cold war” the fuse. Russia has recently shown a new round of military power in addition to the intention to further strengthen national security, safeguarding its core interests, probably more of a hope in the Battle of the United States for greater initiative.
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said in an interview with reporters that Russia is willing to help Venezuela build nuclear reactor and the peaceful use of nuclear energy, Venezuela was very interested. Chavez is participating in a political rally in local elections made the above remarks. He said Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to help Venezuela build nuclear reactor has proposed the appointment of Russia has set up a special committee to discuss cooperation programs. He also stressed that Venezuela will uphold peaceful use of nuclear energy. Chavez said, “We of course for medical, power generation and other interested in developing nuclear energy for peaceful purposes in Brazil and Argentina have nuclear reactors, we also will have its own nuclear reactor.” Putin met in Moscow, also said Chavez , and the Commission is prepared to consider Russian side to cooperate in the field of nuclear energy possibilities. Russia and Venezuela will also establish joint oil company to invest billions of dollars in the committee to develop oil and gas projects.
Russia had a military conflict with Georgia, US-Russian relations began to become increasingly tense. In this case, the Kremlin has recently begun to strengthen and Venezuela, Cuba and other Latin American countries, contact. During the Cold War, Latin America has been the ideological battle between the Soviet Union the United States is an important battleground. (Huang Huan)