The cosmic eye: who “warned” Russia about missile attack

© Andrey Morgunov/Press service of the defense Ministry of Russia

4 October every year in Armed forces of Russia celebrates the day of the Space troops (KV, composed of Air and space forces). The competence of KV is responsible for monitoring launches of ballistic missiles and warning senior management of the armed forces of missile attack; protecting critical infrastructure and forces of the country from the attacks of air and space attack the enemy.