United States of America intend to spend at least $13 billion on the creation of space forces.
This is with reference to own sources reports Reuters.
According to the Agency, the so-called “sixth division” the American army will appear by 2020. Currently, this initiative, which at the time was made by the President of the United States Donald trump, requires full approval by Congress. “We [in a relatively short period of time] create a structure that can ensure American superiority in space,” says published on the eve of a Memorandum.
We will remind, earlier the Minister of defence of the USA James Mattis has officially announced the Pentagon’s plans to continue work on the militarization of space, which Washington has frozen back in the late eighties of the last century ready. According to the head of the U.S. defense Department, the United States needs the space forces for protection from Russia and China.