Russia working to develop hyper-sonic missiles and laser weapons
The hypersonic missiles would attack an aircraft carrier before defensive weapons could be launched according to the report. For a country whose GDP is less than that of Texas or California or South Korea, they appear to be directing an inordinate amount toward weapons research when they do not face much of a threat to begin with.
Russia announces it has developed the next generation of weapons using plasma, lasers and electromagnetic forces and 'physical principles never used before'
Russia says it is working on a new range of laser, plasma and electromagnetic weapons as well as hypersonic missiles.