Russia suspends key arms pact in Europe.PDFPrintE-mail
Saturday, 14 July 2007 02:01
Russia has just announced pull out from the Europe key arms pact. The pact limits placement and expansion of conventional heavy arms. This move is directly caused by Poland's and USA's plans to deploy high efficiency global missile defense system, part of which would be located in Poland and possibly also in the Czech Republic. The defense system is designed to compensate Midde East and Far East threats such as Iranian or North Korean nuclear and missile programs.  However, no specialist doubts that such sophisticated system would have the capability to protect from various other threats - as Russia itself, and would weaken if not completely level the tactical advantage of their offensive missile systems. Way to yet another war armaments seems to be opening again...