Russia has tested nuclear-capable ballistic missiles as part of a training exercise. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT. NO REPORTER NARRATION. Russia conducted test launch of nuclear-capable ballistic missiles on Thursday (October 26) as part of a training exercise for the country's strategic nuclear forces. Russian defense ministry released a video showing a Topol intercontinental ballistic missile being test fired from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in northern Russia, hitting a target at the Kura military testing range on the Kamchatka Peninsula thousands of kilometers (miles) away. The ministry said test launches involved land, air, and submarine-based ballistic missiles. Kremlin on Friday (October 27) said that President Vladimir Putin has personally overseen the launch of four nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.