Russia’s deployment of a new ground-launch cruise missile in violation of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty has many lawmakers and pundits in Washington wondering if the U.S. should walk away from the landmark agreement altogether. Signed between Washington and Moscow in 1987, the treaty prohibits each side from deploying ballistic and cruise missiles with ranges of 500-5,500 km (311-3,418 mi.). The arms control agreement resulted in the elimination of all ...
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