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U.S. withdrawal from Cold War treaty with Russia stokes fears of new arms race

CBS News Friday, 2 August 2019
U.S.-Russia tensions are rising after the Trump administration backed out of a Cold War arms treaty. The official withdrawal from a landmark nuclear missile treaty is raising fears of a new arms race. The U.S. accuses Russia of violating the INF treaty by developing banned weapons. Russia denies it.
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US Officially Withdraws From Cold War Era Nuclear Treaty. The United States announced their formal withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty on August 2. The treaty with Russia, which had been in place since the Cold War era, limited the development of ground-based missiles that...

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