We are in grave danger: Russia Deploys Hypersonic Nuclear Missiles

We are in grave danger: Russia Deploys Hypersonic Nuclear Missiles

Russia's first regiment of Avangard hypersonic missiles has been put into service, the defense ministry says.

The location was not given, although officials had earlier indicated they would be deployed in the Ural mountains.

President Vladimir Putin has said the nuclear-capable missiles can travel more than 27 times the speed of sound (20,552 MPH) and put Russia ahead of ALL other nations.

The Avangard is launched atop an intercontinental ballistic missile, but unlike a regular missile warhead that follows a predictable path after separation, the new Avangard can make sharp maneuvers in the atmosphere en route to target, making it IMPOSSIBLE to intercept. They have a "glide system" that affords great maneuverability and also makes them impossible to defend against.

To help readers have a frame of reference, it is important to note WHERE the Ural Mountains are located.  The map below shows them:


Now, look at the proximity of EUROPE versus those mountains.   Europe is now a sitting duck for a Russia first strike.   It could happen with such speed, the Europeans wouldn't even be able to launch interceptors, never mind a counter strike.

But worse, the Ural Mountains stretch about 2500 kilometers to the north, well into the Arctic circle.  The map below shows that side of our planet in a better way for you to gain perspective:


And what is just on the other side of that Arctic Circle?   North America.   Canada and the USA.

These new missiles can come over the north pole so fast, we may not even have time to launch a counter-strike.

Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu confirmed the "Avangard hypersonic glide vehicle entered service at 10:00 Moscow time on 27 December," calling it a "landmark event."   

Moscow is about 8 hours ahead of the US east coast, so that would have been about 2:00 New York City time.

Mr Putin said on Tuesday the Avangard system could penetrate current and future missile defense systems, adding: "Not a single country possesses hypersonic weapons, let alone continental-range hypersonic weapons."

The West and other nations were "playing catch-up with us", he said.


Hal Turner Remarks

It is not so much the speed of the hypersonic weapon alone that counts. It is its extraordinary maneuverability as it glides towards its target. This poses a huge problem for existing anti-missile defense systems. Indeed the glide vehicle's trajectory, "surfing along the edge of the atmosphere" as one expert put it to me recently, presents any defensive system with additional problems. Thus, if Russia's claims are true, it has developed a long-range intercontinental missile system that may well be impossible to defend against.

The announcement that Avangard is operational heralds a new and dangerous era in the nuclear arms race. It confirms once again President Putin's focus on bolstering and modernizing Russia's nuclear arsenal. It's indicative of the return of great power competition. Some analysts might well see Russia's development program as a long-term strategy to cope with Washington's abiding interest in anti-missile defenses. The US argument that these are purely designed to counter missiles from "rogue-states" like Iran or North Korea has carried little weight in Moscow.

This all comes at a time when the whole network of arms control agreements inherited from the Cold War is collapsing. One crucial treaty - the New START agreement - is due to expire in February 2021. Russia seems willing to extend the agreement but the Trump administration has so far appeared skeptical. With a whole new generation of nuclear weapons at the threshold of entering service, many believe not just that existing agreements should be bolstered, but that new treaties are needed to manage what could turn into a new nuclear arms race.

So, as you read this, stop and realize that you do so only by virtue of Russia's self control.  They now have the ability to utterly destroy us and we have no defense at all.

If that sounds creepy, think further: Russia has a lot of valid reasons to attack and destroy us:  All the economic sanctions imposed on Russia by the USA (Democrat-controlled Congress) and EU.   All the adversarial efforts by the USA and EU against Russia in places like Ukraine under Democrat Barack Obama.  Russia being deliberately falsely accused of rigging the 2016 U.S. Presidential election -- by US Democrats -- when the whole thing was an intentional lie.   

So if you suddenly find yourself surrounded by a flash of bright, white, light . . . know that the US Congress (via Sanctions over phony 'Russia Collusion), the Hillary Clinton Campaign and the Democrat National Committee (Russia Collusion lie), along with the policies of Barack Obama who meddled so viciously in Ukraine, set the stage for us to be killed.   

While I'm at it, let me remind all of you of how the Democrats have worked for DECADES toward the destruction of our nation.  

The Strategic Defense Initiative was a proposed missile defense system intended to protect the United States from attack by ballistic strategic nuclear weapons. The concept was first announced publicly by President Ronald Reagan on March 23, 1983.  The Democrat-controlled Congress literally LAUGHED at Reagan.  They derided his idea as "Star Wars" and failed to fund it.

They begrudgingly agreed to supply minor funding for a Ballistic Missile Defense, then cut the budget to the bone.   

As you read this, know that we COULD have had the technology to defend against this new death threat; but we don't because of DEMOCRATS.

If Russia launches and any of us survive, then happen to run into any of those Democrats in the nuclear aftermath, hold them accountable on the spot.

NOTE: This will be a major topic of discussion on tonight's Hal Turner Radio Show starting at 9:00 PM eastern US Time (GMT -0500) which is 8:00 CENTRAL, 7:00 Mountain and 6:00 Pacific time, streamed here on the net using the LISTEN ONLINE link in the menu button above, and airing on radio station WBCQ at 7.490 MHz Shortwave, and on regular AM via KYAH  540-AM, Utah.




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  • This commment is unpublished.
    shaun bourke · 1 months ago
    Our greatest threat is this piece of garbage and all his supporters, blackmailed or not...........


    Russia, by herself, is not an issue to our safety or future.
  • This commment is unpublished.
    Joe Williams · 1 months ago
    I wonder if the missles was fired by an accidental computer error, could russia program them to abort.
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    BoldlyReady · 1 months ago
    This too..... puts a difficult situation with Vlad, soooo, scenario ........ a test or just a satellite is launched , in Russia and folks in Europe think or suspect that Vlad got pissed off that day, and is launching a nuke attack .....so good ole Europe launches every possible nuke they can get hands on , all in flight now toward Russia.............. I am thinking this magic "faster than a speeding bullet" technology may be a bigger thorn than not having it.
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    Mike Fisch · 1 months ago
    It’s time for Americans to swallow a big dose of humility. We are not the superpower we once were. We don’t have a God-given right to go around the world toppling regimes and waging wars to further our economic and political empire.
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    Jonathan Munday · 1 months ago
    We are only in grave danger because the warmongers and NATO hacks keep pushing NATO troops closer, and closer to the Russian border, despite promises to not do so. We have no reason to be enemies with Russia, other than the military-industrial complex needs moar war.
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    Charles Yearwood · 2 months ago
    I would be willing to see all the sanctions lifted on Russia if it would reduce the chance of WW3. And let’s also pull our troops out of Syria and Europe, in other words, pull out of NATO. NATO has outlived its original purpose. All the bs was brought about by the neocons and dems. If ww3 happens, the dems and neocons should be held accountable.
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    Judith Rollings · 2 months ago
    Joe Williams, there could still be a lot of tomorrows. So pay your bills, but do not take on any unnecessary debt. Aim to reduce your debts and thereby increase your options. Some locations might be more advantageous than others, it helps to think about the what-ifs. But since doom could come from earthquakes, volcanoes, or killer missiles, we simply have to live with prudence and enjoy our families and friends. I'm reminded of Psalm 23 "walking through the valley of the shadow of death..."
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      BoldlyReady · 1 months ago
      Somehow ......a LOT just does NOT fit Revelation. The End Of Times has a lot of items that are not liveable but if it is the prophecy it WILL take place. The Lord does NOT lie. Most of what is revealed to us is what man does to himself...the diseases are most all manmade...the conflicts are all manmade ......prophecies pretty much tell us what is going to take place.
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      Gifford Rodine · 2 months ago
      Excellent! There ARE going to be a lot of tomorrows if you live in the advantageous locations, plan for them. Big cities are screwed if the event happens. Psalm 23 for motorcycle riders, "riding through the valley of the shadow of death" every ride.
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    Copperhead · 2 months ago
    We've had so many false alarms over the years that we've been able to abort on at the last moment, what will happen when we have 1/10th of the time to make a decision?
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    Joe Williams · 2 months ago
    After reading the covert intel. How should we live...
    Should we live like theres no tomorrow?
    If we knew russia was gonna turn us into an apocalypse like the movir called... The book of eli, then whats the use of paying bills. Etc...
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      BoldlyReady · 1 months ago
      YUP Joe ....... kinda see your point .....however, wouldn't it be nice to have electric and a house UNTIL that happened ...........THEN quit payin'
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    Margo F Doolittle · 2 months ago
    Spot ON!
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    Joe Williams · 2 months ago
    Hals remarks are true snd to the point.
    But are we supposed to live in fear
    For the rest of our lives. Shoild we feel lucky that russia doesnt blow us away ?