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Experts say that the article about the sensors on the "Turkish stream" fabrications

Russia has the technology of creation of the deep detectors of submarines, but to place them on the gas pipeline "Turkish stream" and "Blue stream" makes no sense because of the noise, according to respondents RIA Novosti military experts.

So they commented on a study conducted by the Ukrainian magazine "black sea security" with the participation of ex-Navy commander Serhiy Haiduk. It says that Russia allegedly places the equipment for tracking the opponent's weapon on objects of the gas pipeline "Turkish stream" and plans to install it on the "Blue stream".

Expert: Russia should not agree to incorporate advanced weapons in the start-3

Russia should not abandon such promising developments as underwater camera "Poseidon" and the rocket "Thunderbird", because these developments are valid arguments against nuclear blackmail of the United States, told RIA Novosti on Friday, the doctor of military Sciences Konstantin Sivkov.

Earlier, the special representative of the President of the United States on arms control Marshal Billingsley called "terrible" Russian projects of missiles, "Burevestnik" and "Poseidon" and urged to close them, because they do not fall under the restrictions on the reduction of strategic offensive arms (SNV-3).

"To Moscow will definitely get": that the Americans want to establish in Europe

The US intends to dramatically increase the degree of nuclear confrontation with Russia — this is with reference to own sources in the leadership of the Alliance according to the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. The publication claims that at a recent meeting of the defense Ministers of NATO adopted a new approach to nuclear deterrence and America's European allies are ready to place medium-range missiles. About what it threatens Russia and the world, in the material RIA Novosti.

Officially, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the press conference just said that the Alliance will strengthen air and missile defense. According to him, many NATO countries want to buy American patriot missiles capable of intercepting and destroying ballistic targets. He stressed that to stay in Europe, nuclear land-based missiles are planned.

Experts have estimated Russia's refusal to use the radar "Balkhash" in Kazakhstan

Use of the Russian radar station Balkhash located in Kazakhstan, become an economically incongruous after the commissioning of a modern radar station on the territory of the Russian Federation, told RIA Novosti doctor of military Sciences Konstantin Sivkov.

Earlier, the Russian government supported the denunciation of the agreement with Kazakhstan on the use of the Balkhash radar in the Russian system of missile warning.

Russia responded to the statement about the Ukrainian "missile strike" on the ships

The Russian Parliament and military specialists are not frightened by the words Ukrainian expert Michael Zirkova, who said about the ability of Kiev to reach ships in Novorossiysk.

Previously, the specialist said that thanks to the new anti-ship cruise missile R-360 Neptun Ukraine allegedly can hit targets off the coast of Crimea as well as Russian ships in the port of Novorossiysk.

Ukrainian expert made a rocket attack on the ships in Novorossiysk

Ukrainian military expert Mikhail Zhirokhov said in his article for the newspaper "Business capital" that the new winged antiship missile P-360 Neptun "can reach" to the Russian ships in Novorossiysk.

According to Zhirkova, the emergence of "Neptune" supposedly opens up the Ukrainian "war machine" ability to engage targets around the Crimea and on the Azov sea coast — Russian ships in the port of Novorossiysk.

The expert spoke about the backwardness of the States in creating hypersonic weapons

Test American hypersonic weapons are at the initial stage, the lag of the United States from Russia in this industry is estimated five years, said RIA Novosti doctor of military Sciences Konstantin Sivkov.

Earlier edition of Aviation Week reported that the latest American hypersonic missile HAWC nearly departed in free flight tests in the US, but was in time destroyed. According to the newspaper, the rocket is accidentally separated from the carrier aircraft B-52 during flight tests. The incident, which it believed was associated with the aircraft of the 419 flight test squadron base "Edwards" in California, is being investigated.

Ukraine has tested a cruise missile "Neptune"

Ukrainian design Bureau "Luch" of concern "Ukroboronservis" reported about the successful testing of cruise missiles P-360 complex of Kazakhstan-360МЦ "Neptune".

As the head of KB Oleh Korostelyov, the launches were carried out for two purposes in the Black sea at intervals of two seconds. According to him, the first target is located 85 kilometers from the launch site and the other at 110 km. The distance between them was more than 20 kilometers.