Russia to deploy S-400 and Iskander missiles in Kaliningrad: RIA cites senator

MOSCOW: Russia will deploy its S-400 air missile defence system and ballistic Iskander missile in the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad, RIA news agency reported on Monday, citing the head of the defence committee in the Russian upper house of parliament.

Russia sees the deployment of its missiles near the western border as a response to Washington setting up a US missile shield in Europe, Viktor Ozerov was quoted as saying.