Russia has defended its new arsenal of advanced, nuclear-capable weapons against US claims that they failed in recent tests. Citing sources with direct knowledge of a US spy report on Russia's latest weapons, CNBC reported on Monday that a nuclear missile missile could not pass all four tests between November 2017 and February 2018. The longest flight lasted only 22 miles. The rocket, later named Burevestnik after an online poll, was touted as virtually unlimited reach.
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" Listen to the Russian President Vladimir Putin and trust him, "said Peskov, according to the state Russian news agency Tass.
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During his speech on March 1, Putin published a number of the most modern Russian weapons, which he claimed would be able to hold even the best defense systems in the world thwart. Together with the Burevestnik, he presented the intercontinental ballistic missile RS-28 Sarmat (ICBM) – referred to by NATO as "Satan 2" – as well as the hyperspace rocket Kinzhal, the underwater torpedo drone Poseidon and the battle laser complex Peresvet.
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The Burevestnik, however, would be the first weapon of its kind, which flung the rocket with a nuclear engine in an "unlimited range" and thereby "for" Maneuvered as long as necessary, "Putin said," but the weapon could penetrate at low altitudes to drive the defense of US missile defense guns at high-flying projectiles. "
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"As you certainly understand , no other country has developed such a thing. Someday there will be something similar at this time, our people will come up with something better, "said Putin during his speech.
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Sources cited in the CNBC report say that another of Putin's new ones Weapons, a hypersonic vehicle, was successfully tested twice in Europe in October 2017. Reportedly, Russia planned to test the glider a fourth time this summer.
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Putin has accelerated Russia's efforts to modernize its military capabilities in the face of a massive power gap with the US As relations between Washington and Moscow worsen, both accuse each other of interfering in foreign affairs in a world destabilizing manner
] In his December 2017 "America First" National Trump claimed that "China and Russia are challenging the power, influence and power of the US" They are trying to "erode" American security and prosperity and are determined to make the economy less to make free and less fair, to increase their forces and to control information and data to their Suppressing societies and expanding their influence. "
China, which sought a closer military relationship, has denied any wrongdoing and accused the US of abusing its respective uprisings as a challenge to its own dominance, a November 2017 Pew Research Center survey showed that transatlantic foreign policy experts Putin more than three times as familiar as Trump.
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