Russia test launches Bulava strategic missile
The Russian military test launched a Bulava ballistic missile Tuesday from a submarine in the White Sea, a spokesman for the defense ministry told AFP.
"The launch has been successful according to all the parameters," the spokesman said.
The launch was the first from the Yury Dolgoruky nuclear submarine. All previous such launches had been made from the Dmitry Donskoi submarine.
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