Poland in the near future is not threatened by "aggression" from Russia, but was ready to react If necessary, said the head of the Ministry of defense Anthony Macierewicz, calling At the same time strengthen the army. In the leadership of the Federation has already warned the West of the phrases even of a hypothetical Russia's attack on anyone it is bad wording.
in modern conditions the idea of a Declaration of war is gone, she is replaced with " cyber aggression ", which involves the destruction of the strategic capabilities of the country, expressed the view, Macierewicz in conversation Gazeta Polska, reports RIA " Novosti ".
"Today we are no longer talking about the classic Declaration of war and the diplomatic apparatus, to which we were wont for a few hundred years… No in the 1st of the existing conflicts, as well as among them in the occupation of part of Ukraine, not declared war. The district is engaged in and under various pretexts occupied " the square root of said Macierewicz. According to its statement, NATO strategy in such cases. The question is, are you ready for Poland, the Minister replied in the affirmative." But I do not think that in the near future such aggression threatens Poland. But, taking into account the danger of Ukraine and the Baltic countries, it is necessary to take into account that the situation may go so far as to necessitate a reaction from our side ", – He added. Macierewicz also said that Poland is in need of helicopters." (The decision) made in connection with a specific threat. Also important is the fact that in the current year's budget had included some funds intended for the purchase of helicopters ", – He said. Answering the question about what kind of threat is it, Macierewicz said that " currently, more than Russia's aggressive actions ". Speaking about the needs of the Polish army, the head of the Ministry called and anti-missile defense, as well as a strengthening of the ground forces, which " will provide an opportunity to confront the subversive hybrid attack, which is expected the 1st shot of our potential enemy." Because of this, According to Makarevich, the most immediate is the challenge of meeting the needs of special forces in Poland, for example equipping them with helicopters. Macierewicz added that Poland has weapons to repel a missile attack, and among them are located in the Kaliningrad region complexes " Iskander-M ". For reviews of the Polish Minister, the deployment of the missiles near Kaliningrad testifies to "the growing danger" of Russia in Eastern Europe." If our territory was placed Patriot missiles, we'd be in much best situation. Without them, our capacity is less, although, fortunately, the weapons that reflect this type of attack is in the Polish Arsenal ", – He said. Western politicians are intimidated Residents of the so-called Russian threat. In the leadership of the Russian Federation warned the West of the phrases even of a hypothetical Russia's attack on anyone it is bad wording. As noted by the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, real-world examples of "Russian danger" until now has not been articulated. The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergei Lavrov said that the policy on the "containment" of Russia, it's time to give up and hand it to the archives of history. He said that NATO and some European countries inflates the myth of " Russian threat ". However, NATO plans to deploy four battalions along its Eastern borders: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland. In response, Russia announced the development of three new divisions, each of which included about 10 thousand Soldiers for posting along its European borders. The Russian leadership is called placement on a rotating basis on its borders offices of NATO non-compliances.