Russia monitors projects for the deployment of U.S. missile defense systems in South-East Asia, acknowledged Friday Deputy Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.
Washington spoke in the spring of this year its plans to expand the frontiers of missile defense not only in Europe but also in Asia and the Middle East. U.S. Under Secretary of Defense Madeleine KRIDON then said he could These territories of Australia, Japan and South Korea.
In August, Washington announced that the early warning radars could appear in Japan and the Philippines.