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Russia Begins Massive ICBM Launch Drills

Russian Topol ballistic missile

  • Russia Begins Massive ICBM Launch Drills
    by Tyler Durden, https://www.zerohedge.com/
    On Monday, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation issued a warning to NATO that is has started a massive missile drill involving truck-mounted intercontinental ballistic missile launchers across the country.

    The Defense Ministry said the drills would involve “missile regiments armed with Topol-M and Yars mobile systems.” The Topol-M is designed to launch an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tipped with a single 550 kT yield nuclear warhead. Max range of the ICBM is 6,500 miles, which the mobile launching unit is extremely tough for NATO to track.

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January 18, 2018 - Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , ,

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