U.S. says to withdraw from arms control treaty in six months

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg comments on the United States withdrawal from INF Treaty, in Oslo, Norway February 1, 2019. NTB Scanpix/Fredrik Hagen/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NORWAY OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN NORWAY.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States announced on Friday it will withdraw from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia in six months unless Moscow ends its alleged violations of the landmark 1987 arms control pact. The United States would reconsider its withdrawal if Russia, which denies violating the treaty, came into compliance with the […]

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