The Pentagon will ask for tens of billions of dollars for the fleet.

By | September 17, 2020
The Pentagon will ask for tens of billions of dollars for the fleet.

The Pentagon will continue to implement its plans to increase the combat force of the U.S. Navy from the current 293 ships to 355. The Minister of Defense Mark Esper stated this, reports TOP NEWS.
According to him, this measure will be able to provide American military superiority in the world ocean.
The combat composition of the U.S. Navy will increase, first of all, due to the creation of new controllable surface and submarine ships with increased firepower, as well as unmanned combat units capable of operating under conditions of intensive military operations.
If congressmen consider the presented financial substantiation satisfactory, but tens of billions of dollars from the budget of the country for modernization of ships, the edition writes.
Earlier on the air of radio Sputnik, the military expert commented on the visit of the American destroyer to the Baltic Sea.