Chief of the Russian Armed Forces General Staff, Gen. Nikolai Makarov warned Thursday May 3rd that Russia will consider pre-emptive military strikes, if necessary, to respond to the aggressive placement of ABM systems in Europe. Lyndon LaRouche responds in his THE SHOWDOWN HAS NOW BEGUN.
This video, narrated by Sky Shields, defines an overview of what the LaRouche Democratic national congressional slate, with the flagship project NAWAPA as its platform, is presenting as the leadership program for the nation.
The warning issued from Moscow this week shows that the door to a thermonuclear hell is wide open if we choose to walk through it. The removal of Barack Obama from control over the United States Presidency is not a matter of an opinion, a matter of taste, of some issue.
On Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin informed the White House that he would not be attending the G8 summit next week. The reason of this cancellation was said to be his obligations in forming a team for his newly inaugurated government, but the message to Washington is unmistakably clear: the further buildup of Ballistic Missile Defense systems in Europe is not an option for Russia.