Russia protects its capital. The Russian Ministry of Defense announced on Saturday January 21 that it had conducted air defense exercises in the Moscow region, to protect its critical infrastructure in the event of an attack.“air attacks”against the background of the conflict with Ukraine.
“Exercises were held in the Moscow region, with the personnel of the anti-aircraft missile brigade of the Western Military District, to repel air attacks against important military, industrial and administrative infrastructure”the Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement.
In recent days, images showed the deployment of air defense systems in combat position on the roofs of buildings in the Russian capital. These include Pantsir S-1 and S-400 systems, according to The world.