Russia tests father of all bombs

Friday 21 April 2017 5 days ago 41   Russia    Print

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Report  Web desk : MOSCOW: The U.S. on April 13, 2017 dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb ever deployed in combat, targeting an Islamic State complex in Afghanistan, and it stirred a debate whether use of such weapons could put at stake human life. First tested in 2003, the bomb unleashes destructive power equivalent to 11 tonnes of TNT. But, it is not the most powerful bomb in the world. Russia has a Father Of All Bombs, a far more destructive device, it had been unveiled. 02