The portal Task and Purpose learned about the Pentagon plans to purchase more than ten thousand missiles in case of conflict with Russia or China.
The cost 10193 guided missiles “ground — ground” reactive system of volley fire to be laid down in the military budget in 2020.
It is noted that the cost of missiles in the coming year will increase by 26% and amount to about $1.4 billion.
Missiles of this type capable of resisting field artillery and air defense systems of the enemy.
Journalists write that Washington is obsessed with the question of confrontation between Russia and China after a victory over grouping “Islamic state” (banned in Russia) in Iraq and Syria.
Earlier, the representative of the Pentagon, Michele Baldanza announced that the US will conduct tests of prototypes of non-nuclear land-based missiles prohibited by the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty).
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