Deputy defense Minister Yuri Borisov
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MOSCOW, March 22. /TASS/. Developments in the field of new weapons in Russia is not limited to what was voiced by the Supreme commander of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation, Russian President Vladimir Putin in his address to the Federal Assembly. About this on air of the program “60 minutes” on TV channel “Russia 1” said Deputy defense Minister Yuri Borisov.
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“We on a place do not stand. Supreme commander not all voiced that we have in the Arsenal,” he said.
While Borisov noted that the disclosure of developed of Russia’s newest weapons systems were carried out not for the sake of “sabre-rattling” and start an arms race. “That wasn’t the goal. This is a warning to the world that in modern conditions to achieve unilateral advantages and to dominate in such a dangerous affair as weapons, is simply impossible . Always on some new challenges will be developed contritely” he said.
The Deputy Minister added that Russia is the answer to every kind of weapons the United States.
“We have adequate answers to all kinds of weapons”, – he said, commenting on the statement by trump about a possible arms race with Russia.
In the message to the Federal Assembly on March 1, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the development and testing of new systems of strategic weapons. Among them Intercontinental ballistic missile “Sarmat”, a hypersonic complex “Dagger”, a cruise missile with a nuclear power plant and an unmanned underwater vehicle that can be equipped with conventional and nuclear ammunition.