09 Jan '18, 4am

#Russia's National Guard may create special anti-drone task forces

#Russia's National Guard may create special anti-drone task forces

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Special task forces for combating unmanned aerial vehicles may appear in the composition of the Russian National Guard, First Deputy Director of the Federal Service of National Guard Troops Sergei Melikov said in an interview published Tuesday. "We are considering the creation of groups within our special task forces for testing experimental models of equipment for fighting unmanned aerial systems. Servicemen of the special purpose center are studying this problem jointly with the Defense Ministry, FSB [Federal Security Service] and FSO [Federal Guard Service]," Melikov told the Izvestia newspaper. © AP Photo/ Militant website Daesh Access to Drones Used Against Russian Bases 'Cause for Concern' - Pentagon According to the publication, special equipment for combating drones may be deployed on sites of national significance, for example, at nuclear power ...

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