[WATCH] War-Changing Weapon? Shocking Videos Purportedly Show Russian Hypersonic Missile in Action

The Kinzhal, Russia’s air-launched hypersonic missile, is one of the most modern weapons on the planet, a type of weapon that even America hasn’t perfected for combat yet.

According to Russian officials, the high-tech Kinzhal is quite long-ranged, as it can hit a target up to 2,000km (1,240 miles) away, and is well, hypersonic: it can supposedly fly faster than 6,000 km/h.

Well, the Russians just tore the wrapper off of the shiny new weapon and tested it out in combat, using one in the Ukraine to destroy a weapons depot near the Ukrainian-Polish border.

Jack Posobiec, reporting on the incident, shared this (alleged) video of the Kinzhal streaking across the sky.


Additionally, the Russian Ministry of Defense shared this video on Twitter, which allegedly shows the hypersonic missile crashing into its target: