NATO planning for more Russian missiles: Stoltenberg
Friday, 15 February 2019 Brussels (AFP) Feb 12, 2019
NATO is planning for "more Russian missiles" after the collapse of a landmark Cold War arms treaty, but will not deploy new nuclear warheads in Europe, the alliance's chief said Tuesday. Fears are growing of a new arms race in Europe after Washington started the process of exiting the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty claiming that Russia violated the pact with a new missile sys
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was speaking days after Washington announced it would withdraw from the treaty in six months unless Russia ended what it says were violations of the pact. Rough cut (no reporter narration)
According to a report by Reuters, Turkey is running out of time to avoid a showdown with the United States over its plan to buy advanced Russian air defenses and prevent a counter-offer from its NATO..