Russia Building Nuclear-Armed Drone Submarine

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‘Kanyon’ unmanned sub to target harbors, cities

Russia is building a drone submarine to deliver large-scale nuclear weapons against U.S. harbors and coastal cities, according to Pentagon officials.

The developmental unmanned underwater vehicle, or UUV, when deployed, will be equipped with megaton-class warheads capable of blowing up key ports used by U.S. nuclear missile submarines, such as Kings Bay, Ga., and Puget Sound in Washington state.

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Russia Approves Program to Develop Military Robots

 

The Russian Defense Ministry approved a complex program on military robotics

 

The importance of robotic developments comes, in particular, from taking care of soldiers’ health on the battlefield, Deputy Defense Minister Pavel Popov said.

MOSCOW, December 4 (Sputnik) — The Russian Defense Ministry has approved a complex program called “Creating of Advanced Military Robotics for 2025”, Deputy Defense Minister Pavel Popov told Krasnaya Zvezda newspaper in an interview.

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