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Russia orders large-scale rearmament - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has said Moscow will begin a comprehensive military rearmament from 2011.
He has called for a renewal of Russia’s nuclear weapons arsenal and added that NATO was pursuing military expansion near Russia’s borders.
Mr Medvedev says the rearmament will increase the combat readiness of Russian forces, with the strategic nuclear forces getting priority.
“From 2011 a large-scale rearmament of the army and navy will begin,” he was quoted by news agencies as saying at a meeting of military chiefs in Moscow.
March 17th, 2009 in Breaking News, New World Disorder