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Putin orders increase in aerial, laser and hypersonic weapons
November 22, 2019

Russia's President Vladimir Putin has ordered an increase in the space, aerial, laser and hypersonic weapons including nuclear-powered rocket with unlimited" range.

He was addressing a meeting of the country's Security Council in Moscow.

He said the U.S. had considerably aggravated the international security by withdrawing from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

Russian President said the range of unmanned intelligence and attack aircraft, laser and hypersonic systems, weapons as well as robotic systems capable of performing diverse tasks on the battlefield must be expanded.