The American military are trained with the Ukrainian colleagues to oppose Russian weapons, such as the means of electronic warfare (EW), said the commander of land forces of the USA in the European Union, Lieutenant-General Ben Hodges in conversation to Defense News.
in recognition of the General, the US is interested in the most important combat capabilities of Russian arms." None of American citizens do not fall under Russian artillery or rocket fire, does not show significant impact of Russia's military electronic means, in particular, suppression and data collection, at least at the tactical level. And the Ukrainians were so interesting to listen to what They have learned ", – Hodges said, reports news Agency.
Explaining this thesis, the American military commander claimed North America in the last 10 years, switched to battle crime and the rebel movements, And Russia continued to develop its military electronics and went forward." They are able to disable the drones, which may complicate communication ", – he said, reiterating that the events in the Donbass allow Americans to "learn" the solution of appropriate problems. In the overall context of reasoning about what "educated" Americans, their commander land forces in the European Union also referred to the "big investments" of Russia in Kaliningrad and Crimea." They completely block the access to the Baltic sea and the Black sea ", – he said, adding, because it is " causing real concern ". In early August, former head of the electronic warfare United States army, Director General of the organization Corvus Group Laurie Bachut stated that Russia's potential to suppress radio exceeds the capabilities of the United States, the U.S. armed forces do not have any serious Arsenal of electronic defeat." we have an excellent signals intelligence, and we can listen to the enemy 24 hours a day, but they (Russia) the possibility of suppression of our telecommunication exceed our ability to order " – she said. Eleven August, it was announced that Russian Experts are developing the electronic warfare (EW) systems based on new physical principles, which will be able to repel the attacks in practice all the means of defense.