World War 3 could be upon us as report reveal that both USA and Russia preparing for war, with the White House planning a cyber strike against the country.
US intelligence officials have confirmed that the US government is planning a “cyber covert action” against the European nation. The strike serves as retaliation for what the agency believes are hacks being done by Russia against current US presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton. The attacks are allegedly aimed at manipulating the US elections 2016.
While the CIA did not elaborate on the measures it will take to carry out the cyber strikes, NBC confirms that the agency has “begun opening cyber doors, selecting targets and making other preparations for an operation.”
What is USA’s Plan against Russia?
Retired Admiral James Stavridis points out the possibility of exposing Russian president Vladimir Putin’s financial dealings. Telling NBC, Stavridis thinks this would be a “proportional response” to revelations that the country is the one feeding leak site, WikiLeaks, emails from US officials’ hacked accounts.
“It’s well known that there’s great deal of offshore money moved outside of Russia from oligarchs,” the army veteran explained.
“It would be very embarrassing if that was revealed, and that would be a proportional response to what we’ve seen.”
Russia Preparing for War
With the growing conflict among the two powerhouse countries, Russia has started preparing its nation for what could be World War 3. Without confirming its intentions, the state-controlled media has already been encouraging viewers to know “where the nearest bomb shelter is.”
ABC News also noted a Russian current affairs showing the Russian nuclear artillery that could face the USA should they continue its fight against the country.It also held a large-scale civil defense drill should a “nuclear catastrophe” hit the nation.
With the USA vs Russia feud growing, it won’t be too surprising if countries like China and the United Kingdom join the chaos.