Trump threatens to pull US out of weapons pact with Russia

Pictured in This specific screen grab is usually a Bulava missile launched by the Russian Navy Northern Fleet's Project 955 Borei nuclear missile cruiser submarine Yuri Dolgoruky by the White Sea in north-west Russia at the Kura testing grounds on Kamchatka Peninsula on Russia's Pacific coast during a military drill. Screen grab/Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation/TASS 

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Pictured in This specific screen grab is usually a Bulava missile launched by the Russian Navy Northern Fleet’s Project 955 Borei nuclear missile cruiser submarine Yuri Dolgoruky by the White Sea in north-west Russia at the Kura testing grounds on Kamchatka Peninsula on Russia’s Pacific coast during a military drill. Screen grab/Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation/TASS 

President Donald Trump says he will pull the United States by the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia.

Trump says Moscow has violated the agreement, although provided no details.

The 1987 pact helps protect the security of the U.S. along with its allies in Europe along with the Far East. This specific prohibits the United States along with Russia by possessing, producing or test-flying a ground-launched cruise missile using a range of 300 to 3,400 miles.

Trump made the announcement Saturday following a campaign stop in Elko, Nevada. National Security Adviser John Bolton was headed Saturday to Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia along with Georgia.

Said Trump: “We are going to terminate the agreement along with then we are going to develop the weapons” unless Russia along with China agree to a completely new deal.

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