RUSSIA TO US: DESTROY WEAPONS TO RETURN TO INF COMPLIANCE




Serhat TUNAR -TDO- In a statement by Russian officials, it was announced that the United States was offered to destroy weapons that violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Agreement (INF).

Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov stated that US must be destroy Mk-41 universal launch vehicle developed for launching weapons, Tomahawk cruise missiles, target-missiles similar to medium and short range ballistic missiles to stick to the INF Treaty.

The Russian Ministry of Defense spokesman also claimed that the United States had been in breach of the INF Treaty for many years and insisted on the production of weapons that prohibited by the agreement.

As is known, the US recently announced that it had suspended the agreement, and after that the Russian side stated that they would not implement the agreement.