Another Russian Strategic Missile Forces Unit Reequipped With Yars Mobile Missile Systems

Another Russian Strategic Missile Forces Unit Reequipped With Yars Mobile Missile Systems

MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 01st May, 2021) Russia's Strategic Missile Forces unit in the Kirov Region has been rearmed with the Yars mobile ground-based missile system, the Ministry of Defense said on Saturday.

"The commanders of the missile units inspected units in Bologovo (Tver Region), Yoshkar-Ola (the Republic of Mari El), Yurya (Kirov Region), Novosibirsk (Novosibirsk Region).

These missile units are equipped with the Yars mobile ground-based missile system," the ministry said in a statement.

Among other units that have completely switched to Yars are those in the Siberian city of Irkutsk, Ivanovo Region and Sverdlovsk Region.