ANKARA (News.am) — Aside from Azerbaijan, Turkey likewise is concerned by the display of the installations of long-range ballistic missiles at the military parade that was held Wednesday in capital city Yerevan, on the 25th anniversary of independence of Armenia.

Turkish press reflected on the Iskander long-range ballistic missiles that were displayed during the parade, and noted that they pose a threat to several countries in the region.

Dünya Bülteni (World Bulletin) news portal of Turkey, in particular, wrote that the Iskander, which is considered one of the world’s most effective missile system and which can hit all the way to Sivas (Sebastia, in Armenian) town in central Turkey, is a part of Armenia’s arsenal.

The portal also noted that the S-300 long range missile systems, which pose a threat to Turkey, also stand for duty in the armed forces of Armenia.

Iskander-M missile range
Iskander-M missile range

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Sign Up for Our Newsletters

Get notified of the latest updates from MassisPost.

You May Also Like

Former President Serzh Sarkisian Stands on Trial on Corruption Charges

YEREVAN — Nearly two years after resigning amid mass protests against his…

Manchester United Sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan on Four-Year Deal

MANCHESTER — Manchester United have signed Armenia midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan from German…

Hayastan All-Armenian Fund Continues to Build Homes for Large Families in Artsakh

YEREVAN — Parallel to implementing a wide range of infrastructure projects throughout…

Five Families Now Resettled Through the Armenian Resettlement Coalition

TAVUSH — Family, friends, and fellow villagers joined the Armenian Resettlement Coalition…