The United States has sent the world's largest underwater nuclear missile submarine,
, to European waters, sending a stern message to Russia; here is all you need to know
The USS Rhode Island also goes by the name
“Horsemen of the Nuclear Apocalypse”
as it can carry
150-200 nuclear warheads.
The massive submarine can carry
24 Trident II ballistic missiles
. The maximum
of these missiles is
and their flight speed is
Military experts believe sending the USS Rhode Island should influence Russia and force it to
abandon possible plans for a nuclear strike on Ukraine.
USS Rhode Island is supposed to head over to a strategic position in the Black sea in response to the
Russian nuclear submarine Generalissimus Suvorov testing a ballistic missile
The Italian newspaper
labeled the appearance of USS Rhode Island in the European region
"a message to Putin".
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