RT meddelar att utplaceringen av markrobotsystemet Iskander har påbörjats.

Russia’s Baltic Fleet has begun the deployment of Iskander missiles in the western Kaliningrad enclave. The first division armed with the theatre-of-war missile complexes will be deployed in the second half of 2012, a source in the fleet’s headquarters told Interfax on Wednesday. President Dmitry Medvedev announced the decision to deploy Iskander missiles in Kaliningrad in November 2011. This is one of the measures taken in response to the creation of a US missile defense shield in Europe.

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UPPDATERAT 261540JAN12
Ryska försvarsdepartementet förnekar idag mediauppgifterna som gör gällande att utplaceringen av Iskander i Kaliningrad har påbörjats.

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