The Federation Council promised to respond to the U.S. strategy of «position smart power»

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in photobacteria of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation. Archival photoThe Federation Council promised to respond to the U.S. strategy of «position smart power»© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

Russia will respond to new national security strategy of the United States intelligent forces, said first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Frants Klintsevich.

«Alas, the modern world is arranged so that the force can only resist a force. Smart power. I think that in this view, will be Russia’s response to the new national security strategy of the United States» — quoted Klintsevich his press service.

According to the Senator, the new strategy became «in General, more specific, hard and aggressive.» «In the main its essence remains the same: «peace through strength», or, equivalently, the «national security through absolute hegemony», he added.

The US administration introduced Monday the national security strategy, the main provisions of the document were outlined in the speech of President Donald trump. The document is composed according to the traditional order of the Congress and will form the basis of other, more detailed strategic documents.

National security strategy includes four key national interest: the protection of Americans, improving the welfare of Americans, to protect peace by force and the promotion of American influence. The document was drafted by the state Department, the Pentagon, the Ministry of Finance, office of the U.S. trade representative, CIA, and other agencies. The main threats in new strategy marked the ambitions of Russia and China, the actions of «rogue States» of Iran and North Korea and international terrorism.