Russia has shifted “Iskander”

Russian Ministry of Defense in the fall of anxiety raised the operational-tactical missile systems (CZDC) “Iskander-M” of one of the brigades of the Western Military District and transport aircraft transferred them to a new land, reported “Izvestia”, referring to sources in the military department.

In this way, the calculations of the PCC carried out a full cycle of educational training. “At the end of maneuvers, the rackets conducted real combat launches. Thanks to these maneuvers, the possibility of operational transfer of complexes and their use in extreme climatic conditions of the Polar region,” newspaper writes.

In the opinion of the Department of Management and Social Technologies of the North-West Institute, Ranjigs Inna Wetrenko, not many countries have the opportunity to test weapons in different natural climatic zones. “Such complex maneuvers must serve as a signal to our opponents, which have recently create a tense situation and their actions, and their statements,” she said.

In November, the former head of the Main Directorate of International Military Cooperation of the Ministry of Defense of Russia, Colonel-General Leonid Ivashov said that Moscow could put Minsk missile complexes “Iskander-M”, but only in the case of a real military threat to Belarus.

/Media reports.