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The Pentagon has announced a program of rearmament

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In the near future, the US military expects a "modernization shake-up." According to the portal businessinsider.com, Army Chief of Staff Mark Milli and US Secretary of Defense James Mattis announced a major rearmament program for the troops.


Modernization shake-up will be the largest reorganization of army institutions in the last 40 years, when after the war in Vietnam such units as TRADOC and Army Material Command were created. And if now we do not modernize the army, we will lose to potential opponents
- said the head of the army Mark Milli.

The Pentagon has announced a program of rearmament


In the military, indicate that the limit of modernization for many species weapons and the equipment available in service with the American army has now been achieved. Therefore, a special group was organized which, during the 120 days, will conduct an armaments audit and present its proposals regarding army reforms.

The most criticized by James Mattis was the procurement system. With the help of the new commission, the US Department of Defense hopes to solve the problems of bureaucracy and quickly buy new “deadly weapons” for the soldiers. The commission will also have to find a solution to replace intra-army communications and develop solutions for cyber and electronic wars. In addition, the minister mentioned the problem of rearming the army with small arms. The military department calls the M4A1 rifle "our fathers' weapon", indicating the need for its more modern replacement, reports "Warspot".
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  1. Komsomol
    Komsomol 17 October 2017 14: 25 New
    +7
    Well, the machine tool is printing denyuzhku ... It is possible and the largest reorganization of army institutions over the past 40 years, when after the war in Vietnam stir up ... Why not ...
    1. Alex777
      Alex777 17 October 2017 14: 30 New
      +9
      While they will be re-equipped, they will not start a war. And there McCain will not become and you look at the volcano will make its own adjustments ... bully
      1. Teberii
        Teberii 17 October 2017 14: 33 New
        +4
        We’ll wait and see how they will solve a whole range of problems, we need not only an audit, but also an appropriate program. And they know how to throw money away. Yes, and Trump promised his job, get it.
    2. xetai9977
      xetai9977 17 October 2017 14: 34 New
      +3
      Playfully began Mattis.
      1. Solomon Kane
        Solomon Kane 17 October 2017 14: 39 New
        +9
        Playfully started Mattis

        .... can playfully and finish .... Uncle Rex has already been shown a yellow card for the high-speed race ...
      2. 79807420129
        79807420129 17 October 2017 14: 47 New
        +6
        Quote: xetai9977
        Playfully began Mattis.

        I wouldn’t break my pants. repeat
    3. 79807420129
      79807420129 17 October 2017 14: 36 New
      12
      Modernization shake-up will represent the largest reorganization of army institutions in the last 40 years

      American Stools joyfully rub hands. yes
      1. Berber
        Berber 17 October 2017 15: 11 New
        +3
        That is exactly what I would like to say. Judging by the latest trends in creating a super-duper wunderwafer, nothing of this Modernization Shake [b] [/ b] [i] [/ i] will work. Only money down the drain (into the pockets of interested parties). But buying weapons for candy wrappers is a good business.
      2. Jedi
        Jedi 17 October 2017 15: 15 New
        +6
        So they were not in poverty before. lol
        1. Berber
          Berber 17 October 2017 15: 34 New
          +2
          This is greed. And greed and stupidity in kinship.
          1. Jedi
            Jedi 17 October 2017 15: 35 New
            +6
            And there’s a saying about greed and fraer. wink
            1. Berber
              Berber 17 October 2017 15: 59 New
              +1
              Exactly. There they are dear.
              1. Jedi
                Jedi 17 October 2017 16: 05 New
                +6
                Horned-tailed them for absenteeism for a long time put ticks ...
      3. vodkinmotors1
        vodkinmotors1 18 October 2017 16: 09 New
        +1
        Yeah. So it is and will be. am
  2. Livonetc
    Livonetc 17 October 2017 14: 25 New
    +3
    Typical military town in the photo.
    What do they have, what do we have.
  3. Solomon Kane
    Solomon Kane 17 October 2017 14: 29 New
    +8
    The military department indicates that the limit of modernization for many types of weapons and equipment available in the arsenal of the American army has now been reached.

    The limit is reached. What's next? All?
    Against the background of the foregoing, the unlimited possibility of Russian weapons pleases ...
    The main thing is that the money for the defense industry for "lawlessness" is not cut ...
    1. Normal ok
      Normal ok 17 October 2017 15: 47 New
      +1
      Quote: Solomon Kane
      the unlimited possibility of Russian weapons

      Ek, as you are not being pinned for money.
      1. Solomon Kane
        Solomon Kane 17 October 2017 17: 37 New
        +4
        There would be a limit - Oh, well, striped would have strangled!
  4. Dezinto
    Dezinto 17 October 2017 14: 30 New
    +2
    The old man was shipped to the Baltic states and Ukraine. Well, as it would be logical to continue to rivet further.
    1. Solomon Kane
      Solomon Kane 17 October 2017 14: 43 New
      +7
      Modernization is old iron, but are rivets new?
  5. BMP-2
    BMP-2 17 October 2017 14: 36 New
    +2
    Eh, they would still have a good modernizer ... winked lol Maybe you still need to help the "partners"? laughing
    1. Teberii
      Teberii 17 October 2017 14: 40 New
      +1
      Let them take advisers from the ministry of education of the Russian Federation, help.
    2. Berber
      Berber 17 October 2017 16: 12 New
      +2
      Modernizers need from Independent. Fantasy is normal there.
      1. BMP-2
        BMP-2 18 October 2017 02: 51 New
        +1
        In Ukraine, hallucinations are good. yes But with fantasies - just the problem. request Some of the same type, aggressive-sexual in the spirit of sadomaso. In general - not a fountain. lol
        1. Berber
          Berber 19 October 2017 08: 31 New
          +2
          Well yes. Not exactly, I wrote. Hallucinations are a more accurate definition.
          1. BMP-2
            BMP-2 19 October 2017 09: 37 New
            +2
            Well, the general tendency to live is divorced from reality - you correctly caught it! hi And the devil is the devil, to hide in the little things! laughing
  6. reservist
    reservist 17 October 2017 14: 36 New
    +7
    The main weapon of a woman is beauty.
    Only here rearmament, infection, over the years it becomes more and more expensive ... belay
    1. reservist
      reservist 17 October 2017 14: 41 New
      +6
      limit of modernization


      If the wife saw a diamond ring on the window and exclaimed:
      “Oh, this is the limit of my dreams!”, Do not rush her to buy it,
      for then it will begin mayhem
      1. Berber
        Berber 17 October 2017 16: 14 New
        +1
        Valuable observation, however.
  7. Ferdinant
    Ferdinant 17 October 2017 14: 39 New
    0
    They need to be sent to deep space to master, and each and every one
  8. Corsair0304
    Corsair0304 17 October 2017 14: 39 New
    0
    And what will it be? Railguns-lasers-drones-spaceships? Deadly Kalashnikov no one has come up with anything ...
  9. SMP
    SMP 17 October 2017 14: 55 New
    0
    In addition, the Minister mentioned the problem of rearmament of the army with small arms. The military department called the M4A1 rifle "the weapon of our fathers", indicating the need for a more modern replacement, reports "Warspot".


    Interestingly Warrior holds a similar type of core?
    1. Dezinto
      Dezinto 17 October 2017 14: 58 New
      +1
      I wonder how a similar question was born. Well, let's say no holds. Sooooh? iii?
      1. SMP
        SMP 17 October 2017 14: 59 New
        0
        IIIII, and all .....
  10. voyaka uh
    voyaka uh 17 October 2017 15: 10 New
    0
    They planned it right. In time you will not replace the weapon - you will lose.
    And a better "do" than when a roasted rooster pecks.
    1. Lord of the Sith
      Lord of the Sith 17 October 2017 15: 21 New
      +2
      Modernization must be continuous.
      1. voyaka uh
        voyaka uh 17 October 2017 15: 39 New
        0
        There are concepts of "upgrade". This is when the same platform
        pull up and pull up on weapons, armor, instruments.
        The Americans called "block 1", "block 2". For example F-16 blocks ....
        The Russians put a new number. For example: Su-27, Su-30.

        And there is the concept of "replacement". The old is disposed of (or put on conservation).
        And replaced by a completely new platform.
        1. Lord of the Sith
          Lord of the Sith 17 October 2017 15: 44 New
          0
          So I wrote about modernization, not about replacement.
      2. Berber
        Berber 17 October 2017 16: 17 New
        +1
        And I honestly thought: "something confuses me in this article." And for sure - their modernization is akin to revolution.
    2. Berber
      Berber 17 October 2017 16: 16 New
      +1
      With their prices, upgrades will be expensive. We'll have to strain the printing press.
  11. andrewkor
    andrewkor 17 October 2017 15: 17 New
    +1
    What kind of war was Mettis going to? With Russia, or what? With the DPRK, anti-war combatants cannot cope!
  12. Alexey-74
    Alexey-74 17 October 2017 15: 37 New
    0
    The Pentagon is in awe - again, someone will drop money from the machine. And as for the rearmament, they are unlikely to be able to carry it out so quickly - it’s not just for you to print the pieces of paper, but you also need to have the appropriate weapons, and implement the development ..... as always, ala Hollywood .....
    1. Gransasso
      Gransasso 17 October 2017 15: 53 New
      0
      Quote: Alexey-74
      The Pentagon is in awe - again, someone will drop money from the machine. And as for the rearmament, they are unlikely to be able to carry it out so quickly - it’s not just for you to print the pieces of paper, but you also need to have the appropriate weapons, and implement the development ..... as always, ala Hollywood .....



      Do you have an example of which thread of the military-industrial complex is more effective than the American one? ...
      1. MadCat
        MadCat 17 October 2017 17: 45 New
        0
        Quote: Gransasso
        An example of which thread of the military-industrial complex is more effective than the American? ...

        RUSNANO! lol
  13. den.perfiljew
    den.perfiljew 17 October 2017 16: 15 New
    0
    Here you have the growth of the economy!))) "Business warriors" well done, they live like cheese in oil, and they frighten half the world.
  14. APASUS
    APASUS 17 October 2017 19: 04 New
    0
    It looks like an infusion of money from the US military-industrial complex. Everything would be fine, but the remaining weapons after decommissioning will usually go to escalate the situation in the world, it will not be in stock.
  15. Galleon
    Galleon 18 October 2017 10: 02 New
    +2
    I wish this army many, many tsatskok like the F-35. And so they don’t even shoot pistols without the Internet and chewing gum.
  16. rocket757
    rocket757 18 October 2017 12: 58 New
    +3
    The normal guy truncated ... the kid promised. how to do started.
    Print denyuzhku ... what problems?
    If he can localize the production of everything that is needed within the country, then ... can he aim for a second term?