Russian official: Another nuclear pact with US in trouble
Thursday, 7 February 2019 () MOSCOW (AP) — A senior Russian diplomat says that another U.S.-Russian nuclear pact is in danger following the U.S. move to withdraw from a Cold War-era arms control treaty. Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Thursday that the U.S. refusal to negotiate an extension to the New Start treaty signals Washington’s intention to let it […]
Russia is deploying a new weapon aboard its warships, Russian state media reported. The weapon emits an oscillating beam of high-intensity light designed to cause temporary blindness, disorientation, and even nausea. The weapon reportedly has a range of up to 5 kilometers, although the only...
Reuters reports the US is set to announce plans to suspend compliance with a nuclear pact with Russia. The United States alleges that a new Russian missile, the Novator 9M729, called the SSC-8 by NATO,..