Earlier this month, the U.S. and Russia abandoned the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, a Cold War-era pact, after each blamed the other for violating the accord.
10:19, 23 August 2019
The Russian leader instructed the Defense Ministry, the Foreign Ministry and the Foreign Intelligence Service to monitor in the most thorough manner future steps taken by the United States to develop, produce and deploy intermediate-range and medium-range missiles.
21:50, 05 August 2019
NATO and the U.S. accuse Russia of violating the pact by deploying a new type of missile, which Russia denies.
16:55, 02 August 2019
Earlier this year the U.S. and NATO accused Russia of violating the pact by deploying a new type of cruise missile, which Moscow has denied.
10:15, 02 August 2019
The Russians have yet to successfully test the system's nuclear propulsion heart, which guarantees the device's everlasting power.
19:30, 26 March 2019
Klimkin: By quitting INF treaty, Russia starts another arms race, but Ukraine will respond with dignityThe top diplomat has stressed that Ukraine will decide for itself what missiles it needs for the future.
09:00, 06 February 2019
The plan is to invade Ukraine and then get to the Baltic States and Poland via Belarus.
10:20, 14 December 2018
The NATO chief says he does not want another arms race to start.
22:30, 20 November 2018
The deployment of new Russian missiles is putting the historic treaty in jeopardy.
11:40, 13 November 2018
The NATO Secretary General says the INF Treaty is a "cornerstone of European security".
11:00, 19 February 2018
<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin states that Russia will not be drawn into the arms race with the West, according to an UNIAN correspondent in Russia.</p>
16:20, 14 December 2017
<p>The situation around the violations by the United States and Russia of the Treaty on the Elimination of Intermediate-Range and Short-Range Missiles (INF) can eventually draw other countries into the arms race, Apostrophe wrote citing a report by the U.S.-based private intelligence and analytical company Stratfor.</p>
09:00, 14 December 2017