As if you haven’t heard enough about Russia, now there’s THIS! Talk about a high-tech military with a hypersonic missile! What a military revolution.
It seems Russian President Vladimir Putin used his state-of-the-nation speech on Thursday to deliver a stern warning to the United States that Russia possesses hypersonic weapons that can render NATO’s U.S.-led missile defense system completely “useless.”
“Efforts to contain Russia have failed, face it,” Putin declared in a two-hour speech at his annual state of the nation address in Moscow, Russia, which included computer simulations of new arms including hypersonic systems, intercontinental missiles, and underwater drones.
Underwater drones, hypersonic warheads, balls of fire, “menacing” ICBMs – peak of Putin speech was weapons rhetoric despite slow buildup on social probs, infrastructure.
Putin said the creation of hypersonic systems has made NATO’s U.S.-led missile