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The MFA accused the USA of creation of the rockets violating the INF Treaty under the guise of "targets for the missile defense" — Rambler News Service


The MFA of Russia stated that the USA under the guise of targets for test of systems of missile defense (missile defense) creates the rockets breaking the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. The statement is published on the website of the ministry. "Concerning large-scale use by the Pentagon in the tests stated as antimissile, ''ракет-мишеней'' Russia has all bases to suspect that the means forbidden under the INF Treaty in fact are tested" — it is said in the statement. Notes the MFA that under the pretext of testing of the missile defense warning system they are started on range from 500 to 5.5 thousand km without the striking impact on them and with a full cycle of flight — from start before falling of payload which often includes the maneuvering warheads, blocks with false targets, etc. "Thus, under a look ''мишеней for ПРО'' The USA is created by rockets, flying range, high-speed characteristics, a control system which mass-dimensional parameters of a military unit are identical to the means falling under restrictions of the INF Treaty" — specifies the MFA. According to diplomats, that rockets targets" those are not as are not tested in the shock purposes Moscow cannot accept the statement of Washington as their start-up without interception are indistinguishable from tests of delivery systems of weapon. On February 1 the U.S. President Donald Trump declared that the USA since February 2 stops implementation of the obligations under the INF Treaty and begins process of withdrawal from the treaty which will be completed in half a year. Earlier Washington conferred responsibility "for agreement crash" on Moscow and urged Russia to recognize perfect violations, in particular during tests of rocket 9M729 which range allegedly violates provisions of the agreement. On February 2 Vladimir Putin during the working meeting with Foreign Ministers and the Ministry of Defence Sergey Lavrov and Sergey Shoygu in response to actions of the USA said that Moscow stops the participation in the INF Treaty. The president also supported the offer of the Defense Ministry to begin development of a hypersonic rocket of land basing of average range. Earlier the Russian Defense Ministry suggested the USA to destroy the Mk-41 launchers, rockets targets and unmanned aerial vehicles violating the INF Treaty. The Russian Defense Ministry announced creation in the USA of conditions for production of the arms forbidden by the agreement. For delivery of the corresponding note in the Ministry of Defence the military attache at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow was invited. Later Washington responded to this offer.

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