Even Putin, in his March 1 speech, unwittingly advised us to build "Star Wars" when he justified his array of new super-weapons to counter alleged USA development of "a global missile defense system".
Nuclear cruise missile: Most cruise missiles are like small airplanes. You read that right.
A USA official told the Washington Post that the new policy will focus on ways to meet rising missile threats from Russian Federation and China in regional theaters such as Europe and Asia, where their systems have alarmed the American military.
Powered by nuclear energy and launched from submarines that can hit aircraft carriers and coastal cities with conventional or nuclear warheads across intercontinental distances.
A recently demonstrated technology made to neutralize a nuclear warhead is a "kinetic kill vehicle:" essentially a large, high-tech bullet launched via missile.
The Russian Ministry of Defense has opened up voting on some of the new systems' names... if you wanna vote, vote here.
The Kremlin on Friday rejected a US allegation that Russian Federation had been developing destabilising weapons systems for over a decade in direct violations of its treaty obligations. It's unclear how numerous five weapons he described actually exist.More news: Predicted Spurs XI to face Huddersfield in the Premier League
Hypersonics are generally defined as missiles than can fly more than five times the speed of sound.
But administration officials and top lawmakers have said the United States must respond to the threats at hand, regardless of whether certain initiatives would rankle Moscow or Beijing.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said this week that he can not "respond" to the US's accusations of Russian election interference "if they do not violate Russian laws". Putin said such superfast missiles have been tested successfully and begun trial service.
"This isn't a war-fighting strategy, to have a video of attacking Florida", he said. "I want to note that we managed to provide an effective and efficient counter-intelligence cover for these large-scale projects", Putin said, speaking at the FSB board. "One-hundred percent you do, and people who are well-educated, who must understand that we, Russia, can not prosecute anyone if they have not violated Russian law".
In a flurry of activity last month, Mueller's team negotiated a plea agreement with Rick Gates, Trump's deputy campaign manager, announced a new series of charges against Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign manager, and revealed the indictments against the 13 Russians.
- Crash program on new nuclear low-yield weapons for tactical and strategic systems.
Because "Star Wars" is what our enemies fear most.