Putin Approves New Missile Development, Citing U.S. Treaty Withdrawal

Credit: The Kremlin
Russian President Vladimir Putin has committed to launch development of land-based launchers for intermediate-range cruise missiles and a new medium-range ballistic missile formerly prohibited by a 31-year-old arms control agreement, the Kremlin announced Feb. 2. Putin framed the decisions as a...

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