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  1. Warning that tearing up INF Treaty threatens Cold War nuclear escalationRead the original story

    52 min ago | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... war. "This is just the latest in a growing list of rash US positions. Only this month we saw the US ambassador to NATO threaten to use force to 'take out' Russian missiles in breach of the treaty. Trump has already broken received wisdom on nuclear ...

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  2. Trump says US to exit landmark nuclear arms pact, Russia threatens retaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    ... and lead to a "military-technical" retaliation. Russia regards as dangerous a statement by Washington's envoy to NATO who said Moscow must halt its covert development of a banned cruise missile system or the United States would seek to destroy it ...

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  3. Taliban attacks don't deter Afghan electionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... Governor Zalmay Wesa, who was wounded in the attack, and United States General Austin Scott Miller, commander of the NATO forces in Afghanistan, who escaped uninjured, at the meeting in the Kandahar governor's compound in Kandahar, shortly before ...

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  4. US Aircraft Carrier in Arctic after Three DecadesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Marine News

    A US aircraft carrier strike group has entered in the frigid waters north of the Arctic Circle for the first time since the Soviet Union collapsed to join a massive NATO naval drill close to Russian border. According to a press communication from the United States Navy, for the first time in nearly 30 years, a U.S. aircraft carrier entered the Arctic Circle Oct. 19 to conduct operations in the Norwegian Sea.

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  5. What's behind Trump's decision to ditch a decades-old arms control treaty?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WAAY

    ... US has long accused Russia of violating the agreement via its deployment of a treaty violating cruise missile. US and NATO officials have long criticized Russia for its actions. Withdrawing from the treaty will allow the US to develop a similar ...

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  6. US withdrawal from INF will open Pandora's boxRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | China Daily

    ... nuclear arms race, but offered reliable protection for the US and its allies in Europe and the Far East. That is why NATO defense ministers issued a joint statement that describes the INF as "crucial to Euro-Atlantic security", and reiterated they ...

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  7. Gorbachev calls Trump's withdrawal from arms treaty 'a mistake'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    Gorbachev negotiated the The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with former President Ronald Reagan in 1986 to ban all land-based missiles within ranges of 310 to 3,420 miles. that the U.S. will exit the treaty - which Russia has been accused of repeatedly violating since at least 2014.

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  8. US general shot in Taliban attack in Afghanistan, Pentagon confirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fox News

    The Pentagon has confirmed that U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Smiley, center, was shot in a Taliban attack that killed two Afghan leaders in Kandahar province last week.

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    9 hrs ago | KOMU-TV Columbia

    ... citing cruise missile tests that dated to 2008. CNN reported in 2014 that the United States at the time informed its NATO allies of Russia's suspected breach. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said earlier this month that the military alliance ...

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  10. GOP senators divided on Trump leaving arms deal with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... Senate Foreign Relations Committee, blasted Trump for playing into the hands of President Vladimir Putin and putting NATO allies at risk. "President Reagan negotiated the INF Treaty because he knew 'a nuclear war cannot be won and must never be ...

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  11. Trump plans to pull out of nuclear weapons pact with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... would compel the U.S. to match its capabilities to protect the interests of the U.S. and European allies. NATO has credited the INF treaty with playing a crucial role in ensuring security for 30 years by ending the proliferation of ground-launched ...

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  12. The Risks of Failing to See the SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    This week some 50,000 men and women from 31 countries will conduct an enormous military exercise in and around Norway. Called Trident Juncture 18, it will be one of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's largest exercises since the end of the Cold War.

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  13. Russia warns Trump over 'dangerous' plan to quit nuclear treatyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... a lack of wisdom" and is a "mistake". Germany "regrets the planned withdrawal" and it will require discussion among NATO countries, a government spokeswoman said, calling the treaty "an important element of arms control". "We're the ones who have ...

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  14. 5 things to know about threatened US-Russia nuclear weapons dealRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    ... treaty) were already doing it. Moscow has long been accusing the US of violating the nuclear agreement, pointing to a NATO missile shield in Romania that could launch nuclear missiles at any time. On Sunday, an unnamed Russian foreign ministry ...

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  15. President Trump says US is ending decades-old nuclear arms treaty with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... citing cruise missile tests that dated to 2008. CNN reported in 2014 that the United States at the time informed its NATO allies of Russia's suspected breach. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said earlier this month that the military alliance ...

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  16. Trump says US will pull out of intermediate range nuke pactRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    President Donald Trump said Saturday he will exit a landmark arms control agreement the United States signed with the former Soviet Union, saying that Russia is violating the pact and it's preventing the U.S. from developing new weapons. The 1987 pact, which helps protect the security of the U.S. and its allies in Europe and the Far East, prohibits the United States and Russia from possessing, producing or test-flying a ground-launched cruise missile with a range of 300 to 3,400 miles.

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  17. National Security as Magical ThinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... at Eastern and Central Europe in order to, at a minimum, enhance future attempts at coercive. The United States and NATO can currently deter Russian aggression against NATO member-states through conventional superiority and, if need be, the threat ...

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  18. Trump Announces the US Is Leaving a Treaty Russia Is Violating and You Can Guess What HappenedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | RedState

    ... Russian provocations, declared that the Russians were in violation. In 2017, Secretary of Defense James Mattis told NATO leaders that the US had identified two operational Russian units equipped with a banned weapon and that if NATO couldn't agree ...

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  19. Russia Wants Explanation of Trump Withdrawal from Arms TreatyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Voice of America

    In this June 27, 2018 photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and U.S. National security adviser John Bolton greet each other as Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov looks on during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow. Russia says President Vladimir Putin will ask for an explanation this week from U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton when he visits Moscow about President Donald Trump's intention to pull the United States out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty because of alleged Russian violations of the pact.

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  20. President Donald Trump said Washington will exit the Cold-War era...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... over the issue, and that the Kremlin was making a mockery of the agreement. However, another of the United States' NATO allies, Germany, voiced misgivings. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said that for 30 years the treaty had been a pillar of ...

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