Russia Carries Out Test of Anti-Ballistic Missile

Russia announced that it has successfully tested its modernized anti-ballistic missile system (ABM) in Kazakhstan.

Russia announced that it has successfully tested its modernized anti-ballistic missile system (ABM) in Kazakhstan. 

“At the Sary-Shagan testing range (Republic of Kazakhstan), a combat crew of the air and missile defense troops of the Aerospace Forces successfully carried out a regular test launch of a new missile of the Russian missile defense system,” said the Russian Defense Ministry. 

Russia’s Ministry of Defense said the ABM launched from the Sary-Shagan test range in Kazakhstan and hit the simulated target. 

In a newly released video, it can be seen shooting into the skies during the daytime.

The Ministry of Defense said the ABM was designed to protect against both air and space attacks and is already in service with Russia’s Aerospace Forces.


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