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    President Vladimir Putin said that Russia's nuclear triad boasts about 65% of advanced armaments.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia's nuclear triad boasts a nearly two-thirds share of advanced armaments, President Vladimir Putin said at an annual expanded Russian Defense Ministry Board meeting Thursday.

    "The state of the nuclear triad, which plays a key role in maintaining strategic parity, is maintained adequately. I will note that the share of modern weapons in nuclear forces totaled nearly 60 percent," Putin said.


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