Vladimir Putin has tested his terrifying new missiles by blowing up a fleet of warships in a training exercise. Footage released by Russia’s defense ministry showed the capabilities of the country’s Kh-35U anti-ship missiles. They were fired from a Su-34 long-range strike aircraft and managed to sink a group of ships which were imitating a group of enemy vessels.

The training exercise was a triumph with all eight launches successfully striking the intended targets. Russia’s Ministry of Defence said: “Su-34 multifunctional fighter-bombers carried out practical launches of the newest guided anti-ship missiles Kh-35U. “All in all eight launches were carried out, all missiles successfully hit targets.” Russian officials claim the state-of-the-art Kh-35 is immune to any enemy attack. READ MORE