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Russian armed forces

Military planes fly over Red Square in Moscow during the Victory Day celebration, May 9, 2009. (REUTERS/Mikhail Voskresensky)

Russian armed forces

Yahoo News

A Kremlin-backed journalist issued a stark warning to the United States about Moscow's nuclear capabilities on Sunday as the White House threatened sanctions over Crimea's referendum on union with Russia.

"Russia is the only country in the world that is realistically capable of turning the United States into radioactive ash," television presenter Dmitry Kiselyov said on his weekly current affairs show. (Reuters)

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