Putin says Russia's military strength unmatchable: Interfax

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Russia's President Vladimir Putin attends a ceremony to award World War Two veterans at the Kremlin in Moscow

Russia's President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a ceremony to award World War Two veterans in honor of the upcoming 70th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War at the Kremlin in Moscow, February 20, 2015. REUTERS/Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY MILITARY)

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday other countries should not have the illusion that they can attain military superiority over Russia, Interfax reported.

"No one should have the illusion that they can gain military superiority over Russia, put any kind of pressure on it. We will always have an adequate answer for any such adventures," he was quoted as saying in an address dedicated to the Defenders' of the Fatherland Day holiday next week.

(Reporting by Thomas Grove, editing by Jason Bush)