Russia - the largest country on earth

The president presents himself as a strong leader who took Russia out of the economic, social and political crisis of the 1990s.

Within hours president Joe Biden promised $800 million in weapons to fight 'war criminal' Vladimir Putin.

The army is being split into smaller, more dynamic brigades. The focus is on new technologies rather than brute manpower.

This ship is actually a catamaran with a base that turns it into a hovercraft. 

A virtually invisible submarine: The first of six diesel-electric stealth submarines, the Novorossiysk was launched from a St. 

The Mig-35 multirole jet fighter: Effective both in air-to-air combat and precision ground strikes.

The RS-24 Yars: A thermonuclear intercontinental ballistic missile system that can carry multiple independently targetable nuclear warheads with a range of 10,000 miles.