Putin Warns New Weapons Will Target U.S. If Missiles Deployed In Europe
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 () The Washington Post reported Wednesday Russian President Vladimir Putin said new Russian missiles will target the United States if Washington deploys missiles in Europe. Now that testing of a nuclear-capable glider and underwater drone is complete, Putin said in his annual address to the nation, the two missiles are ready for inclusion in the country’s arsenal this year, the report said. Putin said the US deployment of Tomahawk cruise missiles in Romania and Poland violated the terms of the landmark Cold War-era Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, which both sides pulled out of several weeks ago, the Post reported. “Russia will be forced to create and develop weapons that can...
Russian President Vladimir Putin sternly warned the United States against deploying new missiles in Europe, saying Wednesday that Russia will retaliate by fielding new weapons that will take just as little time to reach their targets.
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