Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrange heavy air defenses close to his secret forest palace to “shield him and his household” from long-range Ukrainian assaults.
In accordance with unbiased Russian media Agentstvo Novosti, the air protection features a “private rocket launcher arrange for Putin and his kinfolk”.
Footage from the outlet exhibits a Pantsir-S1 air protection system arrange close to the presidential shelter at Valdai within the Novgorod area whereas three troopers are pictured close by and the radar dish rotates.
“These air protection programs shield President Vladimir Putin and his household from a attainable Ukrainian strike,” the report mentioned.
“This conclusion may be drawn after the looks of the air protection system close to the presidential residence in Valdai.
“There are merely no different safety websites there, apart from the residence.”
The Russian president’s lover Alina Kabaeva, 39, is claimed to like their forest dwelling, with Putin’s internal circle saying he “loves” it.
The couple are believed to have a younger household which is stored secret from the remainder of Russia.
Putin’s Valdai Palace features a “private magnificence salon” and a “totally geared up cosmetologist’s workplace”. He additionally has a dentist’s workplace in response to the crew of imprisoned opposition chief Alexei Navalny.
It isn’t the one place Putin has deployed main weapons for his safety, as final week a Pantsir-S1 complicated was revealed six miles from his official residence close to Moscow.
Putin’s lakeside property seen in drone footage features a horse secure, golf course, mini-golf course, VIP restaurant with a cinema, bowling alley, billiard room and even a mini-casino .
It’s dubbed Putin’s “most secret official dacha”, or his second dwelling.
Russia’s resolution to put in missile protection in key areas follows Ukraine’s use of repurposed Soviet-era long-range drones to strike Engels-2 within the Saratov area in December, killing three folks.