Pentagon to determine the likely placements of new parts of the U.S. missile defense (BMD) on the East Coast of the U.S., ARMS-TASS reported with reference to the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Global Strategic Affairs Madeleine Creedon.
According to Madeleine Creedon ABM elements can be located on military installations in the states of New-york, Vermont, Maine, Ohio and Michigan.
But she warned that the final decision is still pending. «Funding for this project in the budget is not mortgaged. We do not have any money on him «- admitted Creedon. Estimated professionals in question itself is small, about 1 billion. U.S.
Assistant Minister has warned that plans can badly affect the reduction of funds from the budget to the military.
The U.S. missile defense system involved 30 interceptor missiles. 26 of them are based at Fort Greely in Alaska, 4 — based on Vandenberg in California. Earlier, the Pentagon announced its intention to locate another 14 interceptor missiles in Alaska.