Almost 2,000 Russian military in the Moscow missile defense system will be on duty at combat posts on New Year's Eve. It is reported by «TASS» with reference to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
The department said that in total during the New Year holidays and weekends, about 20,000 military personnel will be on combat duty for air defense.
It is clarified that the special-purpose air defense and missile defense association of the VKS & # 171; is entrusted with the tasks of air and missile defense of Moscow and the central industrial region of Russia & # 187;.
Also, according to media reports, residents of Belgorod will be given shelter maps on the city square on New Year's Eve.
National Security and Defense Council Secretary Alexei Danilov reacted to the message about the strengthening of air defense with a video. It shows how the lights go out on the streets of Moscow and an air raid alarm sounds over the Kremlin. There are also footage of running rats, and at the end of — ballet «Swan Lake».
«Moscow, Kremlin, Russia tomorrow… 2023», — Danilov signed the video.
moscow , kremlin
russia tomorrow….2023 pic.twitter.com/IjAQPdEly6
— Oleksiy Danilov (@OleksiyDanilov) December 31, 2022
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