posted on Nov, 17 2004 @ 10:19 AM
In a statement Wednesday, Vladimir Putin said that Russia has been developing and testing new forms of nuclear missiles. They are to be placed in
service in the next for years. Putin claims that the technology behind them is something no other country posesses.
MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin (news - web sites) said Wednesday that Russia is developing a new form of nuclear missile unlike those held by
other countries, news agencies reported.
Speaking at a meeting of the Armed Forces' leadership, Putin reportedly said that Russia is researching and successfully testing new nuclear missile
"I am sure that ... they will be put in service within the next few years and, what is more, they will be developments of the kind that other nuclear
powers do not and will not have," Putin was quoted as saying by the ITAR-Tass news agency.
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Some have wondered whether the cold war is really over, myself included. This because of a statement made earlier this year that Russia is developing
missiles that could made our proposed missile defense system useless.
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[edit on 17-11-2004 by Banshee]