Sivkov offered a response to the actions of the US destroyer in Russian waters

Washington displayed an act of aggression by sending its destroyer John McCain on Tuesday, November 24, into Russian territorial waters - Peter the Great Bay, where the main base of the Russian Pacific Fleet, Vladivostok, is located. This was stated by military analyst, retired captain of the first rank Konstantin Sivkov in an interview with Russian TV channel "Russia 24".

According to Sivkov, battleships such as the destroyer John McCain pose a direct military threat and can raze an entire Russian city with shots from their weapons - entry of such warships into Russian waters is unacceptable.

The American warship can be armed with SM-3 missile defense missiles, which are capable of destroying Russian ballistic missiles. The John McCain may also carry Tomahawk cruise missiles equipped with nuclear warheads, with a range of up to 2,5 km.

Russia must suppress attempts to violate its territorial waters in the most severe way, up to the destruction of the violating vessel

- emphasized Konstantin Sivkov.

The military analyst recalled that American aircraft in the middle of the last century often violated the air borders of the USSR - Soviet fighters destroyed several dozen US aircraft in the 50-60s, and the United States stopped invading Union airspace. Therefore, it is necessary to resolutely suppress such actions of a potential adversary.

According to the expert, the Russian Federation, through diplomatic channels, should inform its Western "partners" that such acts are viewed by Moscow as open aggression and will be suppressed accordingly.
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  1. amateur Offline amateur
    amateur (Victor) 25 November 2020 15: 44
    Doctor professor K. Sivkov needs to treat nerves. His apocalyptic predictions make him sick.
    1. Vladimir Tuzakov (Vladimir Tuzakov) 25 November 2020 16: 18
      There is a song:

      If you get hit in the eye, you will of course scream
      hit once, hit twice, and then get used to it.

      ... So, so as not to get used to it, the answer should be clear ... K. Sivkov is right, you need to react in such a way that more such tests do not arise ... will be only flawed for them ... For example, send a squadron of ships to the PRC fleet in the South China Sea (to the Spratly Islands), etc.
      1. faiver Offline faiver
        faiver (Andrei) 25 November 2020 17: 48
        send a squadron of ships

        - no squadron, do not send a gang of RTOs to scare amers
        1. Afinogen Offline Afinogen
          Afinogen (Afinogen) 25 November 2020 23: 19
          I will correct a little not to frighten, but to make me laugh. The Americans will fall overboard with laughter, and then they will bill us for the fact that their sailors have suffered because of us.
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  2. Jacques sekavar Offline Jacques sekavar
    Jacques sekavar (Jacques Sekavar) 25 November 2020 18: 23
    The expert's opinion pleases, but it is a pity that the president, the government, the Duma and the Ministry of Defense do not share it.
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  4. Anatoly Gritsenko (Anatoly Gritsenko) 26 November 2020 11: 46
    and why are they \ Yankees \ generally allowed into Russian waters for 2 km. .This is how to evaluate?
  5. Yurets Offline Yurets
    Yurets (Yuri) 26 November 2020 12: 50
    First, our political elite needs to take families out of the west and abandon real estate, only then can we hope for an adequate answer!
  6. Lechi B. Offline Lechi B.
    Lechi B. (Treat Bashirov) 27 November 2020 12: 04
    Sink a couple of aircraft carriers with hypersonic weapons to cool the aggressor's fervor.