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UKRAINIAN MEDIA CLAIM NEW GROM-2 MISSILE SYSTEM ‘CAN STRIKE MOSCOW’

According to Ukrainian Media, the newest Ukrainian Grom-2 short-range missile system is capable to target Moscow and “change the strategic balance” between Ukraine and Russia.


The Grom-2 short-range missile system (Photo: ukrmir.info)

The new Ukrainian Grom-2 short-range missile system will allow Kiev to “change the strategic balance” between Ukraine and Russia, as well as to crush the self-proclaimed republics in Donbass region, the Ukrainian Apostrophe news portal reported.

Reportedly, the new missile system, which is financed by Saudi Arabia, is designed to compete with the Russian Iskander short-range ballistic missile system. As local analysts told Ukrainian media, testing of the new Ukrainian system could be started already in next month, and the Grom-2 will be able to compete with the Russian system, and at a lower cost.

According to the website, citing local experts, the Grom-2 system is even capable to target Moscow. The author of the article stressed that very soon “any attempt…