This was announced at a briefing for military attaches of foreign countries by the Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces, Valery Gerasimov.
Within the framework of the briefing, the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation reported on the re-equipment of the Strategic Missile Forces to the Yars missile systems, noting also that the Avant-garde serial production is underway, reports TASS . Gerasimov noted that the combat capabilities of the ground-based strategic nuclear forces increased in the context of the increase in the US global missile defense system.
Earlier, Life reported that a unique object had become part of the missile attack warning system – Container-1 radar, the combat-operational use of which began in Mordovia. It also became known that the “anti-nuclear” early warning radar “Voronezh-M” will appear in the Crimea . For information on how Russia can neutralize the US nuclear missile potential in the course of a retaliatory counter strike, read our material “ Only dust will remain. How Russia will respond to a nuclear strike.”