Great Britain Preparing for War against Russia
The UK armed forces are preparing for war against Russia. It is the objective of the Shamal Storm exercise in Jordan, which will be held in February 2016. More than 1,600 personnel and 300 armored vehicles will be sent in Jordan. It is the largest exercise in the Middle East that the United Kingdom has taken part in since 2001.
The UK and the USA are both Atlanticist powers, historically opposing continental Russia. The United Kingdom is the US’ strategic ally, considering Russia as the threat to its national security