The U.S. tested a modified ground-launched version of a Navy Tomahawk cruise missile that accurately struck its target more than 310 miles away.
By Associated Press
Washington and Moscow walked out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces treaty that President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev signed in 1987, raising fears of a new arms race.
By Deb Reichmann, Associated Press
An American withdrawal, which has been expected for months, would follow years of unresolved dispute over Russian compliance with the pact, known as the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces, or INF, treaty. Some analysts worry the demise of the treaty could fuel…
By Deb Riechmann, Robert Burns, Matthew Lee, Associated Press
On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir said that if the U.S. puts intermediate-range missiles in Europe, Russia will be forced to take countermeasures.
By Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press
By Lorne Cook, Associated Press
"I don't foresee that allies will deploy more nuclear weapons in Europe as a response to the new Russian missile," NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters in Brussels.
By Ankit Panda, Council on Foreign Relations
A landmark arms control agreement concluded between the United States and the Soviet Union in the final years of the Cold War is at risk of unraveling amid mutual suspicions.
By Jim Kuhnhenn, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach "a very serious matter" and going public with allegations that have simmered…
By PBS NewsHour
The nuclear arms race between the Soviet Union and the United States was in full gear when the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis brought the two powers to the brink of global thermonuclear war.
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