The head of the Pentagon called Russian Federation and China the main rivals of United States of America on the world scene

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Moscow. September 16. information agency "Interfaks" - In the Pentagon hold the opinion that at present Russian Federation and China throw down the main challenge of United States of America in the world, Mark Thomas Esper "Declared chapter United States Department of Defense. The Ministry of Defence defines China, and then Russian Federation as our main strategic rivals", - Mark Thomas Esper on Wednesday in performance in the American center RAND COR told. Thus he accused Moscow of revision of the international borders and disrespect for norms of international law - "in invasion into Georgia in 2008, annexation Republic of Crimea in 2014 and steady aggression in Ukraine". He noted that...

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