Moscow's super-weapon exploded at the start (


When testing new technologies, it often happens that various factors come together unhappily, said a spokesman for the Russian Atomic Energy Agency Rosatom on Sunday. He confirmed to the news agency Tass an incident that has led to worldwide rumors for days.

Not far from the 185,000-inhabitant city of Severodvinsk, an accident occurred on Thursday with a new missile. The Ministry of Defense first confirmed the deaths of two people. Regional authorities said six others had been hospitalized.

That Rosatom expresses, has reasons. The authority complains of the death of five employees, three others were seriously injured. The experts were – as it is cumbersome – “concerned with work in the context of a radioisotope energy source that is part of the rocket”. Resident …

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