World War 3 threat: US warned after ‘dangerous’ simulation of nuclear attack on Russia

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov urged US President Donald Trump to bear in mind there “can be no winners” in a nuclear war. In the exercise, held at Strategic Command in Nebraska, US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper played himself in a simulated showdown in Europe between Russia and NATO on Friday. However, Mr Ryabkov voiced his concerns about the war game the next day.

He said: “The United States continues a series of command-staff exercises and other drills involving the simulation of limited nuclear strikes, particularly – as it became known recently – on targets in Russia.”

In remarks attributed to him by official Russian news agency Tass, he added: “We condemn such actions because they clearly show that Washington is determined to pursue the path of confrontation and keep lowering the threshold for the use of nuclear weapons.

MORE: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1246782/world-war-3-news-russia-nuclear-attack-simulation-nato-donald-trump-vladimir-putin

2 replies

Comments are closed.