Russia’s ‘Star Wars’ missiles defy US ‘threats’…Posted: August 12, 2009
Talks of a new spatial Cold War gain momentum over Russia’s preparations to build missiles capable of containing US ‘threats’ from outer space.
Russian air force has announced plans to fully restructure the country’s aerospace defense mechanism in a bid to counter possible strikes on the country.
Head of Russia’s Air Force, General Alexander Zelin, publicized the scheme on Tuesday, noting, “We are building new missiles capable of protecting us not only against air-defense but also space-based systems.”
He told reporters that the new decision to overhaul the country’s aerospace defense has been made to deter ‘threats’ from ‘any’ nation on Russian soil.
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