Russia adds a new air defense division in the Arctic to strengthen its combat effectiveness

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 Russia adds a new air defense division in the Arctic to strengthen its combat effectiveness


Russia is improving its air defense system in the Arctic and on the northern border, sauigu said at a ministerial meeting of the Russian Ministry of defense on the 28th. Another air defense Division has been built in the Northern Fleet. He said that strengthening the construction of the Arctic forces remains one of the priority tasks of the Russian Ministry of defense.

In recent years, Russia has actively developed the economy of the northern region through oil and gas exploitation and opened the northern sea route, which will gradually become an alternative route to the traditional route from Europe to Asia. In view of the increasing attention of NATO members to the Arctic, Russia has taken a set of measures, including military measures, to protect its own interests in the region.

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