Russia Says Won't Install New Missiles Unless US Deploys Them In Europe
Sunday, August 18, 2019, 8:20 PM
Russia will not deploy new missiles as-long-as the United States shows similar restraint in Europe and Asia, Russian defence minister Sergei Shoigu said on Sunday, after Washington's withdrawal from a Soviet-era arms pact. The United States formally left the INF treaty with Russia earlier this month after accusing Moscow of violating the treaty and deploying one banned type of missile, allegations the Kremlin denies.
Vladimir Putin Says US-Russia Relations Are Getting "Worse And Worse"
Friday, June 14, 2019, 8:12 AM
President Vladimir Putin said relations between Moscow and Washington were getting worse and worse, noting in an interview published on Thursday that the current U.S. administration had imposed dozens of sanctions on Russia. Putin made his gloomy assessment ahead of a G20 summit in Japan later this month at which he might meet U.S. President Donald Trump.