Section: War & conflict

      Russia seen putting new nuclear-capable missiles along NATO border by 2019 – Reuters
      Jun24

      Russia seen putting new nuclear-capable missiles along NATO border by 2019 – Reuters

      Russia is likely to deploy advanced nuclear-capable missiles in its European exclave of Kaliningrad by 2019, casting the move as a reply to a U.S.-backed missile shield, and may one day put them in Crimea too, sources close to its military predict, according to Reuters. Mikhail Barabanov, a senior research fellow at the Moscow-based Centre for...

      A column of Russian tanks, armored vehicles and rocket systems entered the Lugansk, Ukraine. Full video.
      May02

      A column of Russian tanks, armored vehicles and rocket systems entered the Lugansk, Ukraine. Full video.

      According to the Minsk agreements entire heavy artillery and multiple launch rocket systems should be withdrawn to 40 km from the boundary line. Lugansk less than 20 km from the boundary...