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Russia Deploys Missile, Violating Treaty and Challenging Trump - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Russia has secretly deployed a new cruise missile that American officials say violates a landmark arms control treaty, posing a major test for President Trump as his administration is facing a crisis over its ties to Moscow. The new ...and more »

Russia Breaks Arms Control Treaty By Deploying Land-Based Cruise Missiles - The Drive

Russia's shadowy SSC-8 land-based land-attack cruise missile has been in testing for nearly a decade, but now, according to The New York Times, the system has gone operational and has been deployed to two separate locations. Although both the US and ...and more »

This is the ground-launched cruise missile that Russia has reportedly just deployed - Washington Post

On Tuesday, the New York Times reported that Russia had “secretly deployed” at least one operational unit of a ground-launched cruise missile known as the SSC-8. The move, if confirmed, would be a direct violation of a landmark 1987 treaty that banned ...and more »

Putin's Nuclear Provocation Threatens an Arms Race with Trump - Daily Beast

President Trump shows little sign of grasping the importance of international weapons deals, and Putin is daring him to tear up the nuclear treaties. David Axe. 02.15.17 5:37 AM ET. Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast. The Russian ...and more »

Russia violates Cold War treaty with cruise missile test - Deutsche Welle

Moscow has secretly deployed a SSC-8 cruise missile, a move violating the 1987 INF deal accredited with ending the Cold War. The news comes as the Trump administration finds itself without a national security adviser. Marschflugkörper Cruise Missile ...and more »

Russia deploys missile in apparent treaty violation - CNN

Washington (CNN) Moscow has deployed a cruise missile in an apparent treaty violation, a senior military official told CNN Tuesday. The move is just the latest in a string of Russian provocations in the early days of the Trump administration, which has ...and more »

US warns Russia amid reports of new cruise missile - SBS

The United States warned Russia to respect its arms control treaty obligations on Tuesday amid reports that Moscow has deployed a new cruise missile that may breach them. Updated Updated 14 February 2017. According to the New York Times, Moscow has ...and more »

Russian Actions Seen as Challenging Trump Administration - Voice of America

A secret deployment of a new nuclear-capable missile in apparent violation of an arms control treaty. Russian spy ships lurking 50 kilometers from a U.S. East Coast submarine base while Moscow's jets buzz an American Navy destroyer in the Black Sea ...and more »

Russia violates Cold War-era arms treaty with missile launch - New York Daily News

Russia denies that the cruise missile launch violated an arms treaty prohibiting certain types of cruise missile launches. (Alexei Druzhinin/AP). THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 6:17 AM. WASHINGTON — Russia has deployed a cruise ...and more »

Russia denies flouting key Cold War treaty with new missiles - CBS News

Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman denied Wednesday allegations from U.S. officials that Moscow is violating a decades-old arms control treaty with the deployment of a new nuclear-capable cruise missile. The treaty in question was signed ...and more »