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Russia to Activate Anti-Prompt Global Strike, Non-Nuclear Deterrence by 2020

Sputnik News

12:07 24.05.2017

According to the Russian defense minister, Russia will create a reliable barrier to a potential enemy's prompt global strike and ensure non-nuclear deterrence by 2020.

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia will create a reliable barrier to a potential enemy's prompt global strike and ensure non-nuclear deterrence by 2020, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Wednesday.

"The implementation of the outlined plans will create a reliable barrier to the enemy's prompt global strike and ensure the non-nuclear deterrence of any high-tech aggressor," Shoigu told upper house lawmakers.

Sputnik



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