Russia just announced it will test its allegedly unstoppable new ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile

March 14, 2018

Business Insider:

A top Russian General announced on Tuesday that Russia’s military will conduct a second test of its new, most powerful nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile amid rising tensions with NATO.

“The first launch of this missile took place at the end of December last year. At the moment preparations are in full swing at the Plesetsk cosmodrome for another pop-up test,” Russian General Valery Gerasimov told state-run media, referring to testing the missile’s systems used to eject from its silo as a “pop-up” test.

During Putin’s State of the Nation speech on March 1, he talked up the new system, called the RS-28, or the “Satan 2” by NATO members, while showing footage of its testing…

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