British general: the West will not be beaten off from Russia

In the West, more and more voices are heard that the armies of the leading countries are too weak to withstand various threats, including the Russian one. So, the former commander of the British Armed Forces, General Richard Barrons, said that it would be very difficult to defend against the latest weapons made by Russia. This was reported in the British newspaper The Sunday Times.



The general pointed out that Western states are vulnerable to samples of Russian weapons of the latest generation. In his opinion, Russia has managed to achieve such significant volumes and such a high potential in this area that now the West can not oppose this.

The Russians very carefully looked at the issue of American military superiority and thought how to get around it

- emphasized the former commander in chief.

Particularly formidable Russian weapons for the West, according to Barrons, are the Vanguard missile system, as well as the Poseidon oceanic system. The latest hypersonic missiles in Russia can fly to American territory in just six minutes.

The British military believes that Russia has advantages not only in the field of weapons. It is also a matter of military strategy. Moscow, he notes, strives to achieve advantage at a distance and defeat its enemies without ground operations.

The military’s conclusion is that Western countries need to mobilize all their efforts so that their armies become more powerful, otherwise it will be impossible to fend off Russia.

Earlier in the American magazine National Interest appeared a publication that spoke about the difficulties in modern american army.
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  1. master2 Offline master2
    master2 (Zhora) 18 November 2018 21: 21
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    The latest hypersonic missiles

    - are those who showed in the cartoon? So they are still 20 years old or maybe more, they haven’t been able to launch Su 57 for 15 years already, its competitor F-22 has already been discontinued.
  2. Sergey Latyshev Offline Sergey Latyshev
    Sergey Latyshev (Serge) 19 November 2018 12: 01
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    He asks for money. It always happens, oo-oo, our tanks are lagging behind, give money, let's, let's .....
    That 150 F22 and 150 F35 will be repulsed from 2 SU57 - it is clear to everyone