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  3/5/2014, Adar Bet 3, 5774

Russia Test Fires Advanced Ballistic Missile

Russia on Tuesday carried out a successful test-launch of an advanced intercontinental ballistic missile, AFP reported, citing state news agencies.

"The purpose of the launch is to test the advanced payload of the intercontinental ballistic missile," Russia's three main news agencies quoted a top defense official as saying.