| 3 December 2023, Sunday |

Russia conducts test launch of intercontinental ballistic missile

The Russian Defense Ministry revealed on Wednesday, that they have “successfully” test-launched an intercontinental ballistic missile.
The missile was launched from the Kapustin Yar test site in Russia’s southern Astrakhan region, a ministry statement said.

“The purpose of the launch was to test the advanced combat equipment of intercontinental ballistic missiles. This launch confirmed the correctness of the design and technical solutions used in the development of new strategic missile systems,” it added.

According to the ministry, the missile hit the target at the Sary-Shagan training ground in Kazakhstan

  • Anadolu Agency