December 17, 2022, 02:30 – Public News Service – OSN
Head of the Ministry of Defense Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu said that the Strategic Missile Forces make a significant contribution to strengthening the defense capability of the state, effectively fulfilling the tasks of nuclear deterrence.
He spoke about this in the process of congratulating the missilemen on the day of the Strategic Missile Forces, TASS writes.
According to him, the strategic missile systems of the Russian Federation, which make it possible to carry out nuclear deterrence, were developed by talented specialists.
“Thanks to the professionalism of the personnel, their dedication, loyalty to their duty, today the high readiness of the Strategic Missile Forces to carry out the responsible tasks facing them has been ensured,” he summed up.
Earlier, as the Public News Service reported, the VFU has flaw air defense means. Aleksey Arestovich, adviser to the office of the Ukrainian leader, spoke about this during a live speech.
So, he stressed that this does not give the Armed Forces the opportunity to protect all strategic objects from strikes. According to Arestovich’s statements, in such a situation, the Ukrainian command is forced to maneuver with air defense systems.