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Prototype of new RS-26 ICBM to be shown to US side by year end


April 20, 
The RS-26 missile, also known as Rubezh, was created on the RS-24 Yars ICBM basis

RS-24 Yars

MOSCOW, April 20. /TASS/. A prototype of the RS-26 new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) will be demonstrated to the American side within the framework of the implementation of the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START-3), says tender documentation posted by the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) on the public procurement website on Monday. 349 more words

Witness for Atonement, by Robert Margetts

Rumor had it that during the Cold War, the Soviet Union had targeted my town and several neighboring cities and ports for nuclear strikes. A hardened communications center, less than a mile from my house as the missile flies, now serves as an office complex. 660 more words

Book Review

US Test-Fires Intercontinental Missle In California

An intercontinental ballistic missile was fired early Monday from a facility in California, the US Air Force announced, saying the tests were a message to the world about Washington’s nuclear capabilities. 305 more words


Nuclear Armed Russian Stealth Sub Goes Missing

CRIMEA, Ua. – A Russian nuclear armed submarine stationed with the Black Sea Fleet in Crimea vanished Saturday night according to Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Moscow’s government-run daily news organization. 268 more words


Atacul - cea mai bună armă

Serghei Riabkov, adjunctul ministrului rus de externe, acuza azi ca sistemele anti-balistice, care urmează să fie instalate în România, încalcă Tratatul INF.

Acest lucru este pur și simplu neadevărat. 253 more words

International Relations

Russia's Yars ICBM Systems to Take Part in Victory Day Parade

This year’s Victory Day Parade on Moscow’s Red Square will be the first to feature Russia’s Yars intercontinental ballistic missile systems.


Russia’s Yars intercontinental ballistic missile systems will take part in the Victory Day Parade on Moscow’s Red Square for the first time on May 9, 2015, Russian media reported.”On February 25, a mechanized column consisting of three Yars intercontinental ballistic missile systems left their permanent base in the town of Teykovo in Ivanovo Region and is now on its way to the village of Alabino in Moscow region. 119 more words

Mobile Agni: Game changer or risky gambit?

February 14, 2015 Rakesh Krishnan Simha

In a giant leap for India’s deterrence capability, the country recently conducted the third consecutive successful launch of the Agni V strategic missile. 1,190 more words