Amid British dithering over how best to respond to the poisonings in Salisbury Vladimir Putin put on a defiant show of massive Russian strength today launching an ‘unstoppable’ Kinzhal nuclear missile.  The Russian ministry of defense announced a MiG-31 interceptor jet successfully made a training launch of the terrifying new hypersonic missile in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The test launch comes just days after the Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Russia had developed a terrifying array of nuclear weapons that can reach anywhere in the world and are “invulnerable to enemy interception”. And it follows an announcement by Theresa May on Friday that she was working on a “full spectrum” retaliation against Mr Putin if Moscow is found responsible for the nerve agent hit on spy Sergei Skripal.  READ MORE