Eric Zuesse – Why a US Russia War Would Inevitably Be a Globe Annihilating Nuclear War, Over Within An Hour or Two
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Why a US Russia War Would Inevitably Be a Globe Annihilating Nuclear War, Over Within An Hour or Two
Even Russia acknowledges that any Conventional War between the US and Russia would destroy Russia but not destroy the US. Consequently, for Russia, any such War will not be waged. Only Idiots would choose to engage in a War that they are certain to lose, and which would utterly destroy themselves. This means that if the US strikes Russia by a Conventional (id est, Non Nuclear) Invasion, then Russia has only Two Options.
(1) To respond with Conventional Weapons and assuredly be destroyed while achieving nothing or, else
(2) Promptly release at least enough of its 6,255 Nuclear Warheads so as to maximally weaken the USA and allied Retaliatory Capability so as to be able then to go into a “Round Two” Nuclear Attack against the US and Allied Side by having a much stronger Military Position than all of its many Enemies (America and its Allies) do.
That Second Option would leave BOTH SIDES, and because of the then inevitable Nuclear Winter, actually the entire Planet, either doomed or else being close to being so. However, the US and its many Allies would be in far worse Condition than Russia would be (because they’d have been greatly weakened by Russia’s Nuclear First Strike); and then, MAYBE, Russians could survive that War by having Lives that might be worth living.
The Second Option, for Russia, would be enormously less horrible than the first Option; and here is why.
(1) First of all, Russia would still retain its Sovereign Independence, not become a Slave Nation which the Survivors in any US and Allied Nation would then be: Slaves, then, to Russia.
(2) Secondly. Russia wouldn’t need to worry any longer whether the US and Allied Side would be the First to go Nuclear. Instead, the War would be over.
This is the Reason why, ever since at least 2006, the US has been planning and building its War against Russia for the US Side to be the first to go Nuclear. That Plan is called “Nuclear Primacy,” and it replaces the previous System, which still continued on in Russia, and which was called “MAD” for “Mutually Assured Destruction.”
Consequently any Idea that Russia would likely respond to a Non Nuclear Invasion of Russia without promptly going Nuclear against the Invading Powers is stupid. Russia now knows how voracious America’s Rulers (America’s Billionaires) are. Ever since 24 February 1990, the US had been secretly informing its Allies that though the Soviet Union would soon end, and Soviet Communism would soon end, and the Soviets’ Warsaw Pact that they had built up in Response to America’s NATO Military Alliance would also soon end, the US Side of the Cold War was to be secretly continued against Russia, until Russia itself becomes conquered and swallowed up by the US Side, and the US thereby becomes the unchallengeable Dictator over the Entire World.
Russia’s recent Demand that all US and Allied Weaponry that is less than a Ten Minute Flying Distance from Moscow be removed, and that NATO Expansion be permanently halted, is a desperate Attempt by Russia to avoid becoming yet another Slave Country to the US Regime. Russia doesn’t have good Options. But, given the insatiably voracious Appetite for expanding yet further America’s Power that America’s Rulers have, neither does any other Country. And even Russia’s enormous Nuclear Force can’t protect Russians against so evil an Enemy. But, perhaps, Russia’s Nuclear Force will be able to prevent Russians from becoming Slaves to the US Regime. And that would be something worthy of achieving.
This entire Matter was brought to a head because Barack Obama perpetrated in 2014 a Coup Takeover of Ukraine, which has the longest European Border with Russia. He had planned to seize Russia’s largest Naval Base, which was (and remained) on Crimea, but Russia was able to block that part of Obama’s Plan. Obama’s Team had started by no later than 23 June 2011 to plan that Coup.
Investigative Historian Eric Zuesse is the Author of They’re Not Even Close: The Democratic versus. Republican Economic Records, 1910 – 2010, and of CHRIST’S VENTRILOQUISTS: The Event that Created Christianity.