President Donald Trump said on Oct. 20 that his administration will withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty and re-open development of a banned class of ground-launched cruise and ballistic missiles with a range between 500 km (310 mi.) and 5,500 km.  The decision will lift the 31-year-old prohibition on ground-launched nuclear and conventional missiles now deployed by China and, according to U.S. officials, Russia. The U.S. military also is developing a new ...

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