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Reset? Russia Threatens to Strike Missile Defense Sites

algae Wrote: May 04, 2012 12:13 PM
Herr Goering, Offensive vs Defensive is a minor distinction? Well, that's a new one on me. Do you really think I believe anything I write will effect the Russian position in any shape, way or form? If you do you're an idiot. I have no such illusion nor do I write for the Russian's edification. "Sure, Vlad ol' buddy.. look, it's just not smart to restart the cold war... " HA HA HA

Remember Vice President Joe Biden's foreign policy speech at New York University last week? He slammed Mitt Romney for his "ignorance" about missile defense, and claimed that President Obama had managed to "reset" our relationship with Russia. Well, it looks like relations are still tenuous with our former chief global adversary. They're convinced that NATO missile defense sites sprinkled around Europe are aimed at Russian nuclear weapons, and not Iran, as the Alliance maintains. And if they don't like the look of the program, they're willing to strike pre-emptively:

Russia’s most senior military officer said Thursday that...