The Chairman of the joint chiefs of staff of the United States Joseph Dunford has openly warned Russia that the us authorities as necessary, ready for military response to aggression in the Kerch Strait.
Almost immediately the news was picked up by most of the Kremlin’s media: they replicate the statements of local politicians about the intentions of the United States after operations in the sea of Azov.
In addition, the us General stressed that the U.S. must react. Later a member of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Sergei Tsekov accused the Americans of”militancy”.
“But statements are statements, they are well aware that some specific business direction of the military ships and other, and especially some maneuvers in the Kerch Strait — this is the aggravation of the situation at a very high level,” he says.
The Russian politician noted that such action “could lead to a serious conflict”. But in the United States, he said, “common sense still prevails”.
For his part, the Deputy head of the Duma Committee on defense and security Yuri Svitkin calls such statements “noise” – does not believe that NATO will enter their ships in the Black sea.
“To some extent, this informational noise from the Americans. USA and Western countries are aware of the disastrous consequences for them in case of a possible occurrence of the military ships of NATO in the surface of the water in the region. So I think it is unlikely that this could happen,” says Switch.
Joseph Danfor also said that the United States can cancel another rocket deal with Russia, if you cease to operate the Contract on liquidation of rockets of average and small range.
Watching: the Passions in the Kerch Strait: a chronicle of events, and the latest data about the arbitrariness of the Russian Federation
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Dave Zakarian has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Koz Post, Dave Zakarian worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.