Russian Nuclear Bombers Intercepted Near Alaska

The exercises are said to be the largest in the history of the Russian Federation.

“Taking part in it will be about 300,000 troops, more than 1,000 planes, helicopters and drones, up to 80 combat and logistic ships and up to 36,000 tanks, armored personnel carriers and other vehicles,” Shoigu said, noting the first participation of Chinese military forces.

“Involved in the main scenario at the Tsugol proving ground, the eastern military district, will be a contingent of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army of up to 3,500 officers and men.”

NORAD is in charge of aerospace warning and control for Canada and the United States and NORAD monitors all air activity emanating from within and outside North American airspace.

via Russian Nuclear Bombers Intercepted Near Alaska FreeBeacon

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