The supply of this weapon had already been formalized weeks in the past in a gathering between the protection ministers of each nations.
He russian presidentVladimir Putin reported Friday within the metropolis of Sochi that he’s scheduled to start deploying tactical nuclear weapons on Belarusian soil when the amenities are prepared on July 7 and eight. The announcement got here two weeks after a gathering in Minsk between the protection ministers of each nations by which it was acknowledged that they’d switch this weapon to Belarusian territory.
Putin additional famous that “all the pieces is as deliberate, all the pieces is steady.” Two weeks in the past in Minsk, the Russian Protection Minister, Sergei Shoiguclarified that the management and manipulation of this weaponry would stay in Russian palms.
Particularly, the kind of Russian weaponry that will probably be deployed in belarus are quick vary missiles primarily based on land, ruling out, for the second, these that may be launched by air and from ships.
The deployment of tactical nuclear weapons generates fear within the worldwide group as a result of they’re extra damaging than conventional missiles and since they trigger radiation contamination.