The defense Ministry commented on the deployment of “Iskander-M” near Kaliningrad

In the Russian defense Ministry said that the Russian military has repeatedly deployed missile complexes “Iskander” in the Kaliningrad region and will do so in the future as part of combat training. This statement was made on Saturday to journalists the official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov, reports “RIA Novosti”.

He recalled that the complex “Iskander” mobile. “The plan of combat training of units of missile troops marching improving year-round training, overcoming considerable distances the territory of the Russian Federation in various ways: air, sea, and on their own,” – said the representative office.

According to Konashenkov, the Kaliningrad oblast is no exception. He noticed that in this region, “Iskander” has repeatedly transferred and will be transferred to the framework of the combat training of the Armed forces.