The US aims to achieve a disarming first-strike capability, according to missile engineer Bob Aldridge. GPS (NAVSTAR) was made to get an accuracy of less than thirty meters for Minuteman-3 and Trident-2, necessary to destroy missile silos. The US Navy can track and destroy all enemy submarines simultaneousl, says Aldridge. Professor J. Edward Anderson declares, "Deployment of anti-missile missiles in Eastern Europe is part of a first-strike strategy." The missiles will be operational by 2018. This leads to launch on warning by 2017 and nuclear war gets more likely. More info: Claus Eric at antiwar.com, especially the interview with Ray McGovern.
Jan 25 2013 - 2:43am