Secretary of the air force Deborah James made an important statement.
Secretary of the air force Deborah James said that because nuclear weapons is the main threat to States.
She said this at the annual National forum on national defense in California.
“Russia is a threat № 1 for the United States. We have a number of threats that we’re dealing with. But Russia can be an existential threat to the United States because of the nuclear dimension,” said Deborah James.
Deputy Minister of defense procurement, technology and logistics Frank Kendall on the forum also expressed concern about the aggressive actions of the Kremlin.
According to him, previously, America focused on threats in the Asia-Pacific region and the middle East, but now more attention is paid to Russia’s actions.
Kendall added that the US was forced to revise the “necessary balance of possibilities” because of the unpredictable behavior of the Kremlin.
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