The Russian Defense Ministry said Friday that “these launches that are due to combat exercises” also constitute a “ symmetrical response ” to the recent cruise missile test carried out by the United States. United States
Sunday, August 25, 2019 ((rezonodwes.com)) – “ Thus Russia reacted to the recent US cruise missile launch test “. commented Moscow. The government of Vladimir Putin on Friday launched two ballistic missiles from two different atomic submarines located in the deep waters of the Arctic Ocean.
These SS-NX-30 missile launches occurred after the Kremlin demanded a response from Washington regarding recent US cruise missile launches, especially after ending a nuclear deal.
In the meantime, the Russian Ministry of Defense has indicated that “ these were combat exercises “, without adding further comments.