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Russian official says MENA country has Iskander-E missiles

16 November 2017

Russia has delivered Iskander-E ballistic missile systems to a country in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, an official from Russia’s Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation told the RIA Novosti news agency during the Dubai Airshow held from 12 to16 November.

The Iskander-E is the export version of the Iskander-M system that is in service with the Russian military. (KBM)The Iskander-E is the export version of the Iskander-M system that is in service with the Russian military. (KBM)

The Iskander-E is the export version of the Iskander-M tactical ballistic missile system that is in service with the Russian military. KBM, its manufacturer, says it has a maximum range of 280 km and a 480 kg payload. It is available with fragmentation, blast fragmentation, and penetration warheads.

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