The BUDGET to mobilize 200,000 emergency services personnel and soldiers, using 50,000 equipment, and moving around 40 Million people can not be trivial, particular in the face of global economic recession. That Russia is doing all these indicate quite clearly how seriously it believes there is a necessity for such rehearsal. No one can say it's business as usual on the planet at a time like this!
October 5, 2016
Russia holds massive nuclear war exercise involving 40MILLION people as military tensions rise with US