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The biggest problem with the armed forces of the United States are not Russia and China, and excessive dependence on high technology and the prevalence of American military on the planet, writes on the pages of The National Interest Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. army, retired Daniel Davis.
According to him, if now someone of US adversaries suddenly use space weapons for destruction of American navigation and reconnaissance satellites, the country will not be able to respond quickly and thereby lose a significant share of its military potential.
Davis believes that the United States should cease to use military force or threaten its use in order to force the competitors and opponents to agree on all requirements, because this encourages those to boost research and development of countermeasures.
Davis stresses that the US must change its foreign policy, began to curtail current operations around the world. At the same time preserving the present state of Affairs in the opinion of the Colonel, will continue to undermine the US army in the future will lead to a full-fledged military defeat.
In June, the President of Academy of geopolitical problems, doctor of military Sciences Konstantin Sivkov said that the us military equipment that depends on electronic information infrastructure, is vulnerable to electronic warfare.
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