Moscow – Sputnik. "The situation in the world, first and foremost the military-political situation, is changing very actively, and in many ways, in a positive direction," Patrushev said after Friday's Security Council session.
Patrushev noted that with all this in mind, the meeting discussed issues of development of the military establishment.
"Taking into account the work done (on preparing the armed forces' bodies for the concepts of building and developing their formations), the Security Council will analyze and make proposals to the president on modifications to the Russian military doctrine, if necessary," Patrushev said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin announced before the middle of this year that the decision of the United States on the exit from the treaty to get rid of medium and short-range missiles in the development of the Russian armed forces.
"However, changes in the political-military situation in the world, which affect regional and global security, must be taken into account," Putin said at a meeting on the development of the military-industrial complex.
He explained, I mean, above all, the US exit from the medium- and short-range missile treaty and many other factors. All of this requires us to continuously develop promising weapons systems based on advanced technologies. "
The Russian president revealed that the level of equipping modern equipment in the Russian strategic nuclear forces was 82 percent.