Russia Suspends Nuclear Missile Treaty With U.S.

President Vladimir Putin formally ordered a suspension of Russia’s obligations under a Cold War-era nuclear treaty with the U.S., heightening the threat of a new arms race......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 7th, 2019

Putin declares Cold War "a thing of the past" as he calls for extending missile treaty

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared the Cold War a "thing of the past" as he called for starting dialogue on nuclear arms balance. He said Russia made concrete proposals.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 16th, 2018

Trump To Pull U.S. Out Of 1987 Nuclear Weapons Treaty With Russia

As Russia continues to outmaneuver the US by developing new ballistic missiles like the 9M729 ground-launched cruise missile, as well as hypersonic weapons c.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 20th, 2018

US Suspends Nuclear Arms Treaty Compliance

In a sign that Russia might soon be deploying those new hypersonic missiles that Russian President Vladimir Putin has been showing off lately, Reuters reported that the US is preparin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 31st, 2019

On Brink of Arms Treaty Exit, U.S. Finds More Offending Russian Missiles

Russia has expanded deployment of a missile system the U.S. says violates a 1987 treaty on intermediate-range nuclear forces, widening the differences with Washington over a pact the U.S. is expected to exit on Saturday, Western officials said......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 1st, 2019

In Tit-For-Tat, Russia Suspends INF Treaty; Putin Slams US "Demolishing" Global Security

The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) has effectively collapsed following the US announcing Friday that it's suspending all obligations under the treaty. Predictably Moscow's response has been swift, with President Vladimir Pu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 2nd, 2019

France fires nuclear-capable missile in a rare show as Russia and US feud over arms treaty

Marine nationale France fired off a nuclear-capable missile from a fighter jet after a treaty between the US and Russia that formed the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 5th, 2019

Russia Should Build New Missile Systems After U.S. Treaty Suspension, Defense Minister Says

The Trump administration pulled out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty earlier this week. Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said his country should begin developing new land-based missile systems within th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 5th, 2019

Russia to Build New Missiles After Breakdown of Nuclear Pact

Russia said it was working to develop new missile systems, including a long-range hypersonic rocket, in the first concrete indication of its response to the breakdown of a Cold War-era nuclear treaty......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 6th, 2019

Russia Touts "Unlimited Range" Of New Nuclear Cruise Missile As INF Unravels

Following the dramatic US withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) within the last month and amidst continuing tit-for-tat accusations between Moscow and Washington since then, which even appears to hav.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 17th, 2019

China "happy to" join arms control talks with US and Russia — if US cuts its nuclear arsenal down to China"s level

China has declined to join talks between the US and Russia to extend the New START nuclear-arms control treaty. A Chinese Foreign Ministry official said Beijing would "be happy to" join those talks.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider11 hr. 49 min. ago

A key nuclear-weapons treaty may not survive "the most hostile and dangerous US-Russian relations in decades"

Getty The New START arms control treaty between the US and Russia is set to expire next year. The .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 24th, 2020

Russia just tested an ICBM near the site of its deadly nuclear missile accident

The Russian military successfully launched an intercontinental ballistic missile from its new.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 1st, 2019

The US fired off a previously banned missile, the first since the collapse of a Cold War-era nuclear arms pact with Russia

DoD photo by Scott Howe The US military conducted its first flight test of a ground-launched cruise missile in a test that would have been banned prior to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 19th, 2019

Russia To US: No Plans To Install New Missiles Unless You Deploy First

Following the final collapse and formal pull out by both sides of the Intermediate Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty earlier this month, which was preceded by months of threats and counter-threats betwee.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 19th, 2019

Deadly Explosions Aside, Kremlin Says Putin"s Nuclear-Powered Missile Far Ahead Of US Technology

Russia says their nuclear-powered missile is far ahead of the Uni.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 13th, 2019

Russia Will Be Forced To Deploy Banned Missiles If US Does: Putin

Things are already developing fast after last Friday the US timetable for saying in the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces treaty (INF) ran out, after six months prior President Trump gave an ultimatum to Russia to cease violating i.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 6th, 2019

Why Trump and Putin Blew Up Cold War Arms Treaty

A landmark Cold War-era weapons treaty between the U.S. and Russia has collapsed. The 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty banned an entire category of weapons: ground-launched intermediate-range missiles, which were then deployed across.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 2nd, 2019

Why Trump and Putin Are Blowing Up a Cold War Arms Deal

A landmark Cold War-era weapons treaty between the U.S. and Russia has collapsed. The 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty banned an entire category of weapons: ground-launched intermediate-range missiles, which were then deployed across.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 2nd, 2019

US & Russia After The INF Treaty: What Should Europeans Fear?

Authored by Vahan Dilanyan, Despite termination of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty soon,.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 1st, 2019

NATO Tells Russia To Destroy New Missile Or Face Consequences

NATO defense ministers will hold talks on Wednesday over their next move if Russia doesn't destroy a new missile system that could allow for short-notice nuclear attacks throughout Europe, which the United States has said violates the 1.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 25th, 2019