President Putin says Russia will quickly be the primary to deploy ‘invincible’ hypersonic missiles.
He says the Avangard weapon ensures Russian safety for many years to return. Supersonic is gradual in comparison with hypersonic.
Flying at many occasions the pace of sound, they’re are designed to evade missile protect methods to strike anyplace on the planet.
Wednesday’s test-firing hasn’t been independently verified.
However with america, China – and probably others – growing related expertise, how huge a menace are the brand new, excessive pace weapons?
Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom
Tarif Rauf – nuclear arms management specialist
Pavel Felgenhauer – Russian defence analyst
Richard Weitz – director, Heart for Political-Army Evaluation, Hudson Institute
Supply: Al Jazeera Information