Posts Tagged ‘Russia’

Russia tests anti-ballistic missile meant to protect Moscow from nukes

The Russian Aerospace Forces have successfully tested an upgraded antiballistic missile (ABM) at the Sary Shagan training ground in Kazakhstan. The ABM system is in service with the Aerospace Forces’ air and missile defence formation. It is intended to defend the city of Moscow from aerospace threat as well as to function in the interests…

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Russia’s Kaspersky Lab Launches Free Antivirus Software Worldwide

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Russian software developer Kaspersky Lab announced the worldwide launch of a free antivirus. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russian software developer Kaspersky Lab announced the worldwide launch of a free antivirus Kaspersky Free, company’s head Eugene Kaspersky said Tuesday. “I’ve some fantastic, earth-shattering-saving news: we’re announcing the global launch of Kaspersky Free, which, as you may have…

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Sky Predators: Russian MiG-35 Mass Production Expected to Begin in 2 Years


Mass production of the Russian MiG-35 multirole fighter jet is expected to begin during the next two years. LUKHOVITSY, (Sputnik) — The MiG Russian Aircraft Corporation will begin mass production of the MiG-35 4++ generation multirole fighter in the next two years following the end of tests, Director General Ilya Tarasenko said Friday. “We are…

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Russian nuclear submarine launches cruise missile during Pacific drills

The nuclear submarine K-150 ‘Tomsk’ has launched a supersonic cruise missile P-700 Granit amid naval drills in Russia’s Far East, successfully striking a ground target. “A Granit supersonic cruise missile was launched from a submersed position at a ground target located at the Kura testing grounds in the Kamchatka Krai. The launch was carried out…

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Bitcoin rival ethereum can make Russia global hub for blockchain technology


Russia can become a world leader in blockchain, a technology that could revolutionize the financial sector. RT interviewed ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin and the currency’s representative in Russia Vladislav Martynov. World leadership could be achieved with the assistance of ethereum, a decentralized computing platform, and its limitless applications, according to Buterin. Ethereum has become such…

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