USA gives Russian Federation 60 days to comply with nuclear treaty

Peresvet laser system

Putin dismissed Pompeo's statement as a smokescreen, saying Washington had already made a decision to ditch the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty (INF).

In October, President Donald Trump sparked concern globally by declaring the United States would pull out of the deal and build up America's nuclear stockpile "until people come to their senses".

However they backed USA claims that Russian Federation has land-based nuclear missiles based in Europe.

The Russian President said: "Now it seems our American partners believe that the situation has changed so much that the United States must also have such a weapon".

The NATO chief said the alliance is also preparing a contingency plan in case the Kremlin fails to comply and the USA pulls out of the accord.

"What's our response? It's simple".

Trump ghostwriter ridicules belief John Kelly’s replacement will reel president in
A flurry of media reports in April claimed that Kelly had grown increasingly frustrated with the president . Ayers, Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff, has emerged as the clear favorite to replace Kelly.

UNHhhhmazing! Trixie Mattel and Katya Made It Into YouTube's 2018 Rewind Video
At time of publication, the video has a staggering 2.2 million dislikes-more than double the 1 million likes it's garnered. No. 3 was a video featuring creators Liza Koshy and David Dobrik , in which they announced they were breaking up.

Red Sox Re-Sign Nathan Eovaldi After Playoff Success
If Ian Kinsler doesn't make a throwing error in the bottom of the 13th, the Red Sox win the game and Eovaldi gets the W. The New York Yankees reportedly were interested in Eovaldi but did not want to go past three years on a deal.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington would no longer be bound by the 1987 Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty unless Moscow withdraws a new system that has threatened to trigger an arms race.

EU diplomacy chief Federica Mogherini, who met with Lavrov on the sidelines of the 25th OSCE Ministerial Council in Milan, addressed the issue, stating that the INF Treaty must be preserved as it is key to European and global security.

"We have achieved significant progress in laser weapons", Putin said at the time.

The US won strong backing for its position from the rest of the NATO allies, who said in a joint statement that it was "now up to Russian Federation to preserve the INF treaty".

In Brussels, EU diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini urged Russian Federation and the U.S. to save the treaty, warning that Europe did not want to become a battlefield for global powers once again, as it had been during the Cold War. European leaders have expressed concern that any collapse of the I-N-F treaty could lead to a new, destabilizing arms race between Russian Federation and the West.

His administration's move to set up a missile shield in Europe alarmed the Kremlin and was scrapped by the Obama administration in 2009.

Related:

  • Daughter of 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Songwriter Says He'd Be Horrified Over

    Daughter of 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Songwriter Says He'd Be Horrified Over

    The " CBS This Morning " the co-anchor expressed her affinity for the tune penned in 1944 by Frank Loesser. Other lyrics like "say, what's in this drink?" have also raised eyebrows.
    Neo-Nazi convicted of murder over Charlottesville rampage, faces life term

    Neo-Nazi convicted of murder over Charlottesville rampage, faces life term

    And many also wore red Make America Great Again hats, saying they were encouraged in the public display of their beliefs by U.S. President Donald Trump, who later that week would say that there were "very fine people" on both sides of the demonstration.

    How Home-based Business Can Benefit from Coworking Spaces

    More so, it can encourage productivity by being able to lessen boredom since you will be surrounded by people you can talk to. It Fits the Bill According to statistics, self-employment is on the rise, increasing by as much as 40% in the U.S . by 2020.
  • PSG to snatch City target De Jong

    PSG to snatch City target De Jong

    De Jong , who moved to Ajax from Willem II in 2015, has scored twice in 22 appearances for his Dutch club this season. On praise for him from PSG forward Kylian Mbappe, he said: "It makes me happy to hear what Mbappe said about me".
    Wilder wants Fury rematch as soon as possible

    Wilder wants Fury rematch as soon as possible

    He could have had Luis Ortiz, he could have had Tyson Fury , he could have had me, but their ego got the best of them. Responding to accusations he gave Fury a longer count than usual, Reiss said: "The 10 count doesn't mean 10 seconds".
    Marlboro Boss Invests Billions In Marajuana Company After Canada Legalised The Drug

    Marlboro Boss Invests Billions In Marajuana Company After Canada Legalised The Drug

    The move will help it tap into a customer base outside cigarette smokers, as cigarette smoking declines in the U.S. In 2014, Altria acquired e-cigarette startup GreenSmoke Inc for $110 million.
  • Maduro departs to meet Putin in Moscow

    Maduro departs to meet Putin in Moscow

    He also reaffirmed Turkey's commitment to continue buying Venezuelan gold, which was targeted by the latest round of US sanctions. According to Maduro , he was planning to hold "a very intense and very important meeting" with Putin later on Tuesday.
    Cardi B finally shows up for court appearance

    Cardi B finally shows up for court appearance

    Their breakup comes five months after the birth of their daughter, Kulture . Rapper Cardi B appears in court in Queens on December 7, 2018.
    Several die in stampede at Italian nightclub

    Several die in stampede at Italian nightclub

    The ages of the victims were not immediately given and it was not yet clear how many people were inside when the stampede erupted. The barrier then appeared to give way, and a cascade of teenagers tumbled over it, falling on top of each other.
  • Raptors waive G-League guard Kay Felder after allegation of domestic violence

    Raptors waive G-League guard Kay Felder after allegation of domestic violence

    Monday's arrest may cost Felder any hope of returning to the National Basketball Association . Our sources say the alleged victim was able to call a family member who then called police.
    Splashdown! SpaceX Rocket Topples into Water Following Technical Glitch

    Splashdown! SpaceX Rocket Topples into Water Following Technical Glitch

    SpaceX and Boeing have signed a contract with NASA to send U.S. astronauts to the International Space Station . The Dragon space capsule that flew on Wednesday was used once before, on a supply mission in February 2017.
    Derek Fisher joining LA Sparks as head coach

    Derek Fisher joining LA Sparks as head coach

    National Basketball Association champion and former NY Knicks head coach Derek Fisher is back in the coaching ranks. When Jackson was hired by the Knicks, the former Lakers and Bulls coach called upon Fisher to be his head coach.

Comments

Latest news

Ukraine seeks consultations of Budapest memo signatories over tensions in Kerch Strait
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday that there were "no restrictions" on vessels traveling through the Kerch Strait . According to CNN , the last USA ship to enter the Black Sea was the fast transport ship USNS Carson City in October.

Russia: US Navy Conducts Operations Near Russian Maritime Claims
She said: "These operations demonstrate the United States will fly, sail and operate wherever global law allows". This was the first FONOP in that part of the Sea of Japan since 1987, Pentagon officials said .

Chelsea's Eden Hazard ''Agrees Terms'' With Real Madrid
Spanish worldwide Cesar Azpilicueta, one of the longest-serving players at Chelsea , signed a new four-year contract on Tuesday. Long-term Chelsea target Daniele Rugani is poised to sign a new contract at Juventus.

Arsenal Players Warned After 'Hippy Crack' Video Emerges
Shkodran Mustafi and Sead Kolasinac are also seen in the video with balloons in their mouths, which is how the gas is ingested. While it is not illegal to possess the drug, it is illegal to give away or sell.

Rwandan court drops all charges against opposition figure
She launched an activist group called the People Salvation Movement to challenge the Kagame regime to ensure human rights. A panel of three judges ruled that the prosecution had failed to prove that Rwigara had personally forged signatures.

Pentagon reveals USA observation flight over Ukraine
The Open Skies Treaty allows signatory states to gather information about the military activities of other member countries. Such flights occur outside the schedule of normal, planned operations when unusual situations arise.

Color of outrage: Yellow Vests rallies sweep across France and overseas
Philippe on Friday evening met a delegation of self-described "moderate" yellow vests who urged people not to join the protests. Authorities said some 8,000 people were demonstrating in Paris , where 600 people had been searched and briefly arrested.

Liverpool's James Milner Makes His 500th Premier League Appearance
FW Sadio Mane , 6 - Getting him back on the pitch was a massive boost, given he was a serious doubt for the game with a foot injury.

Things We Learned From Manchester United and Arsenal's Entertaining Draw
It was an enjoyable summer and a good season for me on a personal level last season. "So we have to keep working". A draw against Arsenal took their tally to 23 points from 15 games.

Balogun lauds Brighton's fans after derby win
Palace head to the south coast to take on Brighton as they look to continue where they left off at the weekend. Shane Duffy saw red, literally and figuratively, after 28 minutes at the Amex Stadium on Tuesday night.

China’s trade surplus with United States hits record even as growth slows
China's soybean imports fell 38 per cent on-year, to 5.4 million tonnes for the month, the data showed. From August to October, the number increased by 30 percent.

James Corden re-enacts 'Thank U, Next' - and Ariana Grande approves
Later: "I'm so frickin' grateful for his pecks". "I thought it was very sweet", Goldblum replies. "It's for a friend. promise". In the spoof, Corden rocks silky pajamas, and looks at a " Thank U, Jeff " book, imitating Grande in the music video.

Grace Millane: Disappearance of British backpacker being investigated as murder
Grace was last seen wearing a black dress with white sneakers on Queen Street, in Auckland's CBD, at around 9.41pm last Saturday . He was brought back here to Auckland Central Police Station and is now speaking to us in relation to the murder of Grace Millane.

The Essentials of Being an Eco-Friendly Hotel
Conserve Energy Lights, water heaters, and air conditioning units, among other things, consume the most electricity in hotels. Through these actions, the hotel can build a better name by showing its clients how it values environmental sustainability.

Money Saving Tips for Business Owners
JJBender.com is a trustworthy and reputable source of used office equipment that offers a wide variety of products. And in today’s economy, every small business owner is looking for ways to save money and reduce expenses.

Other news