Putin allows nuclear response to conventional threats That's per the updated nuclear deterrence concept.
21:20, 02 June 2020
Russia wants deals on arms control and nuclear, says U.S. Trump – Reuters Also, the U.S. president said he was willing to bring China into those either now or later.
22:30, 03 December 2019
Reuters: Pope urges abolition of nuclear weapons at Japan's ground zeros More than 100,000 people died instantly in the twin attacks and about 400,000 others died in subsequent months, years and decades of radiation sickness or illnesses.
19:59, 24 November 2019
U.S. technology "more advanced": Trump reacts to Russian "Skyfall" explosion Washington is learning from the Russian missile blast, the U.S. leader noted.
09:00, 13 August 2019
NATO "to avoid arms race" after U.S.-Russia nuclear pact ends: BBC 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
NATO allies not to deploy new nukes in Europe: Kyiv Post That's despite Russia's violations of the INF Treaty.
19:50, 25 June 2019
Reuters: Trump, Putin discuss possible new nuclear accord The two leaders also discussed Ukraine.
20:56, 03 May 2019
Russia's nuclear-armed underwater drone may be ready for war in eight years: CNBC 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
Russia may have deployed nuclear warheads in Crimea – Chubarov Ukraine, together with its international partners, is still looking for tools and developing a clear plan for de-occupation of Crimea, the Mejlis Chairman said.
16:00, 21 February 2019
Stoltenberg: NATO preparing for world with more Russian missiles in Europe NATO chief recalled that Russian President Vladimir Putin had announced intentions to quit the INF Treaty as early as in 2007.
22:30, 15 February 2019
Ex-U.S. envoy wonders whether Kremlin ever considered Ukraine could make own missiles after INF Treaty collapse Ukraine will need to respond to new challenges, the country's foreign minister Pavlo Klimkin said earlier.
23:45, 09 February 2019
France carries out rare simulation of nuclear deterrent strike – Reuters The mission comes as Paris looks to ensure its long-term nuclear dissuasion program, with Europe increasingly worried about security as tensions rise between Washington and Moscow.
10:00, 06 February 2019
General: Kyiv within Russia's Iskander nuclear missiles reach At the same time, Ukraine is preparing "preemptive measures".
20:00, 30 January 2019
Russia deploys nuclear-capable ballistic missile launchers near Ukraine border, satellite imagery proves The images show an Iskander compound, with a few bunkers and another compound of hangars.
10:40, 18 January 2019
Russia sends strategic bombers to inflation-struck Venezuela It's about two corrupt governments squandering public funds, according to Mike Pompeo.
10:20, 11 December 2018
Half of Europe in crosshairs of Russian missile attack – Ukraine intel Russian Iskander complexes were many times spotted along the border.
16:40, 08 December 2018
Russia deploys nuclear weapon carriers in occupied Crimea – Yelchenko Ever since Russia occupied Crimea, it has been tightening its military grip over the illegally annexed peninsula, according to the Ukrainian envoy.
12:00, 06 December 2018
Trump threatens to build up U.S. nuclear arsenal against China, Russia – media The U.S. Administration identifies both Russia and China as "revisionist powers."
00:40, 23 October 2018
“We will go to heaven, and they will just die”: Putin vows inevitable nuclear retaliation to "aggressors" The Russian president assured that his country's concept of using nuclear weapons does not provide for a preemptive strike.
20:50, 18 October 2018