The United States called new types of weapons of the Russian Federation in violation of international treaties
Moscow. March 1. INTERFAX.RU — the US Administration believes that the new weapons, the videos of which showed in the Message of Russian President Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly, demonstrates Russia’s violations of its international obligations, said on Thursday state Department spokesman Heather Nauert.
“Russia more than a decade developing destabilizing weapons systems, and this is a direct violation of its obligations under the contracts,” she said at a briefing, adding that in particular, the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate range (the INF Treaty).
“In 2014 they do not comply with the (Treaty — if): they develop a cruise missile ground-based medium — range- in clear violation of the INF Treaty”, she continued.
While Neuert stressed that the information on the Russian weapons received Thursday, is not new to Washington.
“Part of (information if) we saw today is new information, and some information that we have for some time tracked” she said, adding that the United States will not be able to provide the public with some information on this topic.
She also assured that the President of the United States Donald trump understands what threats we have to deal the US and its allies, and that it was committed to maintain world leadership over the armed forces of the United States. According to her, the draft defense budget of the United States and the new nuclear doctrine meet this objective, including through the modernization of the American nuclear Arsenal.