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Ongoing GeoIntel and Analysis in the theater of nuclear war.  DEFCON Level assessment issued for public notification.  Established 1984.

Russia’s Nuclear Death Train: Will the Kremlin Axe It?

Russia’s so-called “death train”, intended to carry up to six intercontinental nuclear missiles (ICBMs), may be nearing its demise before it has even hit the rails. Three separate reports in Russian state media, citing defense industry sources, claim that the project for the train known as the Barguzin, may be put on ice indefinitely as cash…

Ongoing Geointel and Analysis in the theater of nuclear war.


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The DEFCON Warning System is a private intelligence organization which has monitored and assessed nuclear threats by national entities since 1984. It is not affiliated with any government agency and does not represent the alert status of any military branch. The public should make their own evaluations and not rely on the DEFCON Warning System for any strategic planning. At all times, citizens are urged to learn what steps to take in the event of a nuclear attack.