US holds first rakettest since the termination, weapons of Russia

In the United States, Sunday night for the first time in the country, out of the nuclear treaty (INF) got a rakettest carried out by a middellangeafstandsraket. If the united states is still tied to the treaty with Russia for the launch of forbidden have been.

The middellangeafstandsraket from the mainland to San Nicolas Island, California, have been fired to 500 kilometers away, “its purpose is to have hit. There would be no nuclear liquids on board must have been, according to the Pentagon.

The U.s. department of Defense said in response that “the collected data will assist in the development of a new medium-range ballistic missiles”.

Since the beginning of February to keep the United States of america is no longer the ontwapeningsverdrag with Russia, because that country is “the united states and Europe, had been compromised”. By 2018, threatening the U.S. and the treaty had to say.

Agreements on nuclear warheads

The original treaty is an agreement between the United States and the Soviet Union, which at the end of 1987, was signed by the U.s. and soviet leaders Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev.

In the INF treaty, set up in Moscow and in Washington, that they have all the nuclear missiles and the nuclear warheads that have a range of 500 to 5 500 kilometres, dismantle, and destroy it. The treaty specifies that no tests of such weapons and to.

The Pentagon on Sunday’s conventional ground-launched cruise missile test, “the test missile have exited its ground mobile launcher and accurately impacted its target, after more than 500 miles of flight.”

AvatarAuteurrabrowne75Moment of plaatsen16:20 – August 19, 2019


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