Russia to deploy nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Crimea

By |marec 19th, 2019|Black Sea, Crimea annexation, News, nuclear weapons, Russia|

Russia has decided to deploy nuclear-capable Tupolev Tu-22M3 strategic bombers to the Crimean peninsula in response to the US rolling out missile defense systems in Romania, the RIA news agency cited a senior Russian lawmaker as saying on Monday (18 Ma...

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After Putin’s warning, Russian TV lists nuclear targets in US

By |februar 25th, 2019|arms race, INF Treaty, News, nuclear weapons, Russia, Vladimir Putin|

Russian state television has listed US military facilities that Moscow would target in the event of a nuclear strike, and said that a hypersonic missile Russia is developing would be able to hit them in less than five minutes.

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After Putin’s warning, Russian TV lists nuclear targets in US

By |februar 25th, 2019|arms race, INF Treaty, News, nuclear weapons, Russia, Vladimir Putin|

Russian state television has listed US military facilities that Moscow would target in the event of a nuclear strike, and said that a hypersonic missile Russia is developing would be able to hit them in less than five minutes.

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Putin to US: I’m ready for another Cuban Missile-style crisis if you want one

By |februar 22nd, 2019|arms race, INF Treaty, News, nuclear weapons, Russia, Vladimir Putin|

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia is militarily ready for a Cuban Missile-style crisis if the United States wanted one and threatened to place hypersonic nuclear missiles on ships or submarines near US territorial waters.

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Moscow ready to cut time for nuclear strike on US if necessary, says Putin

By |februar 21st, 2019|arms race, INF Treaty, News, nuclear weapons, Vladimir Putin|

Moscow will match any US move to deploy new nuclear missiles closer to Russia by stationing its own missiles closer to the United States or by deploying faster missiles or both, President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday (20 February). In...

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Nobel Peace Prize laureate: ‘We are going back to the 1980s’

By |februar 18th, 2019|Beatrice Fihn, China, INF Treaty, News, nuclear weapons, Russia, United States|

Bringing a 1950s radioactive technology capable of wiping out cities into a high-tech environment is a recipe for suicide, says 2017 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Beatrice Fihn. She spoke to EURACTIV.com about nuclear deterrence, arms control ambitions an...

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France and Germany to launch first contracts on future combat jets

By |februar 6th, 2019|European defence, European jet fighter, F-35, fighter jet, Florence Parly, France, Germany, military procurement, News, nuclear weapons, Spain, Ursula von der Leyen|

France and Germany will on Wednesday (6 February) announce a 65 million euros contract financed equally by both countries over two years as the first act of the joint programme to design a next-generation combat jet, a French army source said.

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Putin accuses US of raising risk of nuclear war

By |december 21st, 2018|arms race, INF Treaty, News, nuclear weapons, United States, Vladimir Putin|

President Vladimir Putin on Thursday (20 December) accused the United States of raising the risk of nuclear war by threatening to spurn a key arms control treaty and refusing to hold talks about another pact that expires soon.

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Putin lays out plans to develop missiles if US leaves treaty

By |december 19th, 2018|China, INF Treaty, News, nuclear weapons, Russia, United States, Vladimir Putin|

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday (18 December) laid out plans for Moscow to develop mid-range missiles banned under a Cold War treaty with the United States if Washington abandons the deal.

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EU welcomes North Korean move on nuclear tests, urges denuclearisation

By |april 21st, 2018|Federica Mogherini, News, North Korea, nuclear weapons|

The European Union's foreign affairs chief said on Saturday (21 April) that North Korea's announcement to stop nuclear tests was a positive step and called for an "irreversible denuclearisation" of the Asian country.

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