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Putin denounced the agreement with Kazakhstan on the radar "Balkhash"

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed Federal law denouncing the agreement in 2014 with Kazakhstan on the transfer host "Balkhash" in the Russian system of missile warning (EWS).

The corresponding document was published on the official Internet portal of legal information.

The defense Ministry explained the closure of the Russian radar station in Kazakhstan

Russia is economically unprofitable in Kazakhstan, a radar station "Balkhash", included in the System of missile warning, said the commander of the Space forces, Alexander Golovko in the Scenarios.

He recalled that the station was put on alert in 1964. About to him, now no longer produced the parts required for the maintenance of the station, so it was closed.