The US Department of Defense said Monday it had tested a type of ground-launched missile that was banned under the 1987 INF agreement, which limited the use of nuclear and conventional medium-range weapons.
Speaking at a government meeting, Putin said Sunday's launch of the nuclear-capable Tomahawk missile with an MK-41 launcher confirmed prior suspicions that the United States had planned to place banned weapons in Europe.
"Now the fact of the violation is clear, and it's useless to deny it," Putin said. "The question is, how do we know what will be placed in Romania and Poland?"Read more: ABS-CBN News Channel
Putin vows 'symmetric response' to U.S. missile test Russia n President Vladimir Putin says he has ordered an analysis of 'the level of threat for our country created by the actions of the US and to take comprehensive measures to prepare a symmetric response'.
Putin orders Russia to respond after US missile test Russia n President Vladimir Putin ordered the Russia n military on Friday to work out a quid pro quo response after the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms treaty. | AP
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