Five Truly Terrifying Messages of Russian Propaganda This Week

April 12, 2018
A nuclear-capable SS-N-19 Shipwreck cruise missile is launched from a Kirov-class nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser. The ship is equipped with 20 launchers for the SS-N-19 missile, which can carry a 500-kiloton warhead. Other tactical nuclear weapon systems include the SS-N-16 anti-submarine rocket, and the SA-N-6 anti-air missile. From Federation of American Scientists

Prof. Valery Solovey of MGIMO analyzes Russia’s five current major propaganda messages.