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Ukrainian troops dispatched in Crimea switch to region’s side – sources

Published time: March 02, 2014 09:27                                                                                                         Reuters/Gleb Garanich Ukrainian armed forces dispatched to Crimea have switched to the side of local authorities and are expected to take military oath soon, Russian news agencies report. “Today the majority of… Read More ›

Russian military: ‘Space troops not yet ready to fight aliens’

Published time: October 02, 2013 11:40  Edited time: October 02, 2013 17:56                                                                               Servicemen of the association of aerospace defense of the Central Military District deploy a command post with an acquisition radar of the S-300PS air defense system … Read More ›

‘Missile defense killer’: Russia finalizes testing on prototype ICBM

  Published time: June 08, 2013 14:08                                                                             The high-speed lift of the Topol missile launching. (RIA Novosti / Vladimir Rodionov) Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces have reported a successful launch of a next-generation ICBM that can supposedly pierce any anti-ballistic… Read More ›