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Russia conducts test launch of hypersonic missile -Interfax

by Reuters
Friday, 24 December 2021 14:08 GMT

MOSCOW, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that Russia had conducted a test launch of a hypersonic missile Tsirkon on Thursday night, Interfax news agency reported.

Putin has lauded the missile as part of a new generation of unrivalled arms systems.

(Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Alison Williams)

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