The Chinese press is actively discussing equipping the Russian army with the latest weapons - such, which currently have no analogues in China itself, not in any other country in the world. Chinese columnist for Zhongguo Junwang is attracted by the nuclear-powered cruise missile Burevestnik. celebrated, what a cruise missile, able to cover intercontinental distances, already close, to be in service with Russia ".
From the material of the Chinese observer:
In the strategic confrontation between Russia and the West, the Russians have a new trump card.
The Chinese press notes, that Russia plans to use the Arctic region to accommodate the Petrel, the location of which has "special geographic advantages to contain nuclear influence".
In China, the emphasis is on, that Russia, probably, and would not design and develop a global-range cruise missile project, if not for the actions of the United States in the early 2000s. recalled, that then the American side unilaterally withdrew from the treaty on the limitation of missile defense systems (ABOUT).
And the next year, Russia began its research work on the Burevestnik project., which today is already embodied in reality.
also notes, that for Russia that step was in many ways decisive, since the United States subsequently withdrew from another fundamental treaty - the INF Treaty, while accusing the Russian Federation of violations.
Vladimir Putin noted, that no country in the world has a weapons system, able to withstand the blow of the "Petrel". In this way, Russia is increasing the number of its trump cards in the possible discussion of arms control.