Chief of Staff of the U.S. Armed Forces, General Mark Milley praised the professionalism of the Russian military.
In an interview with Wall Street Journal, the Pentagon spokesman said that the Russian Armed Forces pose a challenge and a threat to the US. He emphasized the ability of the Russian military to find unconventional solutions to the assigned tasks and the level and combat readiness of the aerospace and cyber components of the Russian army.
Mark Milley has been chief of staff of the U.S. Army since 2015, becoming chief of staff of the Committee of Chiefs of Staff of the U.S. Armed Forces in 2018. During his military career, he participated in the invasion of Panama, the U.S. military operation in Haiti, was part of the NATO peacekeeping contingent in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and fought in Iraq and Afghanistan, among others.
In early December, it was reported that during a virtual defense forum, Millie named Russia, North Korea, Iran and terrorists as challenges to be reckoned with. He also said that China was a significant threat to the United States.
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