Russia celebrates Day of Strategic Missile Forces

Saturday, 17 December, 2016 - 13:45

Russia is celebrating the Day of Strategic Missile Forces on December 17 th.

Col. General Sergey Karakayev said that the Strategic Missile Forces was “guarantor of the security of the Russian Federation and its allies, as well as the independence of its foreign and domestic policy”.

The role of the Strategic Missile Forces is very important. Moreover, the key point is “ensuring the country's security until in result of technological progress or change in the nature of international relations the nuclear weapons lose their deterrent role”.