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Feb 20, 2019
Vladimir Putin says new missiles could target 'decision-making centres' if US sends weapons to EuropeVladimir Putin said he understood concerns about the bilateral deal, namely that other countries could continue to develop weapons that are banned for the US and Russia.
Feb 07, 2019
Open to proposals from US for new nuclear pact that includes more countries, says Russia's deputy foreign ministerRussia suspended the INF treaty at the weekend after Washington announced it would withdraw in six months unless Russia ends what it says are violations of the pact, allegations rejected by Moscow.
Feb 06, 2019
Donald Trump proposes new missile treaty with China, others; says US could outspend Russia without itUS president Donald Trump vowed Tuesday that the United States would outspend Russia on missiles without a fresh international accord after he ditched a landmark Cold War treaty
Feb 02, 2019
US suspends decades-old nuclear treaty with Russia to focus on China; Democrats say move opens door to arms raceLeaving the INF pact with Russia risks aggravating relations with European allies, who share the administration's view that Russia is violating the treaty but who have not endorsed a US withdrawal.
Dec 26, 2018
Vladimir Putin hails 'successful' test of hypersonic missile, claims new defence system will be ready in 2019The final test comes after US president Donald Trump announced plans to pull out of a key Cold War-era nuclear weapons pact, the three-decade-old Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty
Dec 19, 2018
Russia confirms US' withdrawal from INF treaty, says Moscow will retaliate if Washington threatens its securitySergei Ryabkov said that the US publicly announced its plans to withdraw from the treaty (INF) in October, and that this decision was not an attempt to initiate dialogue with Russia.
Oct 23, 2018
US threatens to pull out of Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, hints ultimatum targetted at China as much as RussiaBy announcing its intent to withdraw from a decades-old nuclear weapons treaty, the United States is targeting Russia, which it says violated the bilateral deal — but also China, which is developing arms that are banned under it.
Jul 09, 2018
Ahead of NATO summit, diplomats fear acrimony between Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin may undermine bid to show unityThe NATO summit is likely to be dominated by Trump’s insistence that member nations step up and pay more for their joint defence.
Feb 03, 2018
US to increase nuclear capabilities to counter Russia, critics say move could bolster new kind of arms raceConcerned about Russia’s growing tactical nuclear weapons, the United States will expand its nuclear capabilities, a policy document said, a move some critics say could increase the risk of miscalculation between the two countries