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Russia deploys anti-aircraft missile systems around Moscow to protect capital

Russia deploys anti-aircraft missile systems around Moscow to protect capital

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[wpdevart_youtube]PTcox86WVNI[/wpdevart_youtube] Russia has deployed anti-aircraft missile systems around Moscow to protect the capital from attack in the latest sign Vladimir Putin is preparing for war. The s-400 Triumph air defense system has been providing air cover for Russian forces in Syria since November, and is now being deployed on home soil. It is capable of hitting moving airborne targets including planes and incoming missiles and has a range of 400km. The news has emerged the day the US sent more than 3,000 troops to Poland in response to Nato's concern Russia was becoming more aggressive. Source: Russia deploys anti-aircraft missile systems around Moscow to protect capital | Daily Mail Online