charlieoppo said:Seems to justify maintaining and replacing a submarine nuclear deterent. Although M.A.D. is a rather abhorrent concept, it did work to keep the peace during the cold war.
Is it just a load of words and bluster or a serious threat to world peace? I suspect the former for now, but there's a lot of investment to go into Russia's Armed Forces over the next few years, a breakdown in relations might just lead to us having another long outbreak of world peace surrounded by lots of threats, and Ships and tanks and aircraft and soldiers and...............
Always_a_Civvy said:Well there has been a question in the House on this - unfortunately it was poo-pooed by the Minister!
RoofRat said:He won't have to fight, he'll just stop our gas supply, until we comply. you know like he recently did to the Ukraine.