Dmitriy Peskov, in a statement to reporters in the capital Moscow, reminded that Russia tested the “Tsirkon” hypersonic missile yesterday. Pointing out that the USA reacted to this, Peskov stated that the agreements regarding the strategic security system were broken.
Peskov said, “We have encountered the current unequal steps of the USA and NATO in terms of weapons. This includes the deployment of defense systems in Romania and in countries close to the Russian borders. In other words, all this was done to disrupt the existing equality.” said.
Noting that Russia took precautions against such actions, Peskov said, “All of this required taking measures that would secure Russia and ensure the continuation of the existing equality. We did that, too.” he said.
US reaction to Russia’s hypersonic missiles
The Russian Ministry of Defense announced yesterday that the “Tsirkon” hypersonic missile was tested in the Barents Sea.
Ships and submarines of the Russian Navy are planned to be equipped with these missiles.
US Department of Defense Spokesman John Kirby reacted to this and said, “Russia’s hypersonic missiles may lead to destabilization of the situation and create risks.” used the phrases.