A ground-based ICBM was launched from the Plesetsk facility in northwestern Russia on December 9. Photo: Russian Defence Ministry Press Service via AP A ground-based ICBM was launched from the Plesetsk facility in northwestern Russia on December 9. Photo: Russian Defence Ministry Press Service via AP
A ground-based ICBM was launched from the Plesetsk facility in northwestern Russia on December 9. Photo: Russian Defence Ministry Press Service via AP
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Russia test-fires intercontinental ballistic missiles from nuclear submarine amid tension with US

  • The Vladimir Monomakh submarine fired four Bulava missiles in quick succession from an underwater position in the Sea of Okhotsk
  • The missile launches come less than two months before a US-Russian arms control treaty expires in February

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A ground-based ICBM was launched from the Plesetsk facility in northwestern Russia on December 9. Photo: Russian Defence Ministry Press Service via AP A ground-based ICBM was launched from the Plesetsk facility in northwestern Russia on December 9. Photo: Russian Defence Ministry Press Service via AP
A ground-based ICBM was launched from the Plesetsk facility in northwestern Russia on December 9. Photo: Russian Defence Ministry Press Service via AP
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