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Lightning strike: Moscow is ready to disarm Washington
Author Izmailov, Alexander, Monday, 17 November 2014 15:52
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Before the end of the decade Russia will get weapons, capable of providing parity with any opponent.
Is this the cover story for getting rid of nukes that the galactics have disabled?
The guys babysitting our missiles in Montana couldn’t agree more.891 more words
October 29, 21:25 Russia
MOSCOW, November 5. /TASS/. The Tula nuclear-powered submarine of the Northern Fleet has successfully test-fired the Sineva intercontinental ballistic missile from the Barents Sea aiming at the Kura range in Kamchatka, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Wednesday.“The sea-based ballistic missile launch was conducted from a submerged position. 20 more words
On November 3, 1957, the Soviet Union successfully launched their second Sputnik earth satellite from an ICBM R-7 platform. The 13 foot high, 2 foot diameter capsule contained compartments for radio transmitters, a telemetry system, a programming unit, regeneration and temperature control systems, scientific instruments (including photometers to measure ultraviolet and x-ray solar radiation), and in her own separate padded and pressurized cabin, a part-terrier, part-Samoyed female dog named Laika. 273 more words
Representative of the Russian strategic rocket forces (RVSN) Colonel Igor Yegorov said
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MOSCOW, November 1. /TASS/. A test launch of Topol-M intercontinental ballistic missile (Nato code name: SS-27) was made from the Plesetsk cosmodrome on Saturday, representative of the Russian strategic rocket forces (RVSN) Colonel Igor Yegorov said. 19 more words