A new type of nuclear-powered weapon was tested in Russia, Russian President Vladimir Putin said during his speech with a message to the Federal Assembly.

Putin presented several developments of strategic missile weapons, saying that it "has no analogues in the world."

He noted that new defense systems will be produced serially and that they are already at the disposal of the country.

The Head of the Russian Federation went on saying that the development of weapons does not contradict international agreements and that Russia does not threaten anyone, and will not attack anyone, but can respond to any nuclear attack.

Earlier, the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation reported that in the occupied Crimea in the Feodosia district sea missile and torpedo weapons to be tested. The Black Sea Navy Forces will be given a special vessel Victor Cherokov for testing.

Source: RIA News