The United States of America must supply lethal arms to Ukraine, NATO and U.S. Supreme Allied Commander Europe Curtis Scaparrotti states.
Russian operational general staff said that US ABM sites in Europe and warships patrolling Russian borders are creating potential for USA to launch overwhelming surprise nuclear attack on Russia. Warning from Russian top official was reported by RT News on Tuesday.
The Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, General Curtis Scaparrotti, said he was advocating granting lethal weapons to Ukraine.
He stated this at a hearing of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee, the Voice of America reports.
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko charged several agencies to address NATO for help with the ammunition warehouses’ territory demining in the Kharkov region.
The US Army website army.mil published a news under the title "45th IBCT (Infantry Brigade Combat Team) preparing for Ukraine Deployment."
But the link to the page was soon removed. When following it, the browser displays the error 404 – "page not found."
Some 2,500 soldiers of the Russian Airborne Forces took part in a major command-and-staff exercise in Crimea, Monday. Servicemen from the Black Sea Fleet and the Russian Aerospace Forces also took part in the drills in which more than 600 units of military vehicles and equipment were deployed.
Just few days ago four NATO warships enetered to Ukrainian port in the Black Sea for a month. Also US landing ship with marines has crossed Bosborus Strait and sterted joint drills with the Romanian Navy.
As the drums of war begin to beat once again in Iran, Syria, the South China Sea, and other potential hotspots and flashpoints around the globe, concerned citizens are asking how a world so sick of bloodshed and a population so tired of conflict could be led to this spot once again.
First wave of UK troops have arrived to Estonia. Military troops from the United Kingdom's 5th Battalion arrived at the Amari Air Base in Harjumaa in northern Estonia to set up a UK headquarters inside the Baltic country. This was reported by Ruptly TV.
US Secretary of State has warned on Friday, that military action would be "on the table" if North Korea elevated the threat level. US is not ruling out, that nuclear weapons may be deployed to "contain North Korea’s nuclear threat".
"Nothing has been taken off the table," the US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, said in the interview with Fox News.
U.S. President Trump’s national security adviser team doesn’t plan to extend cooperation with Russia in the frame of fighting against the terrorist group ISIS, the U.S. News & World Report says.
US deployment of the THAAD missile defense system to South Korea "turns it into the outpost of a nuclear war," the Minju Choson state-run North Korean government newspaper writes on Monday.
USA will host "a high-profile anti-ISIS meeting" of 68 nations in two weeks, but again, as it have been before, the key nations which are actually fighting against ISIS-terrorism in the region, are not invited to the US-led meeting in Washington.
Canada has begun to supply the Ukrainian military with ammunition that is sure to be delivered to the conflict zone, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova states.
Main targets for the new "Trump-led U.S. invasion of the Middle-East" seems to be Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. Hundreds of Marines are now flowing into Syria, rising the total amount of US troops in Syria to nearly 1,000 soldiers. Thousands of fresh troops are landing also into Kuwait and these US airborne troops are getting ready for further deployments to Iraq and Syria.
As it was expected, first happened massive deployments of tanks and military material, and now U.S. Army is planning to deploy thousands of troops to Europe. The army newspaper Stars and Stripes reports, that the U.S. Army is scouting locations in Germany for potentially basing more soldiers in Europe.