On Friday, the United States has formally forsaken the INF (Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces) Treaty with Russia, reads a statement from the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, accused Moscow of deliberately violating Cold War times Arms Pact.
Mike Pompeo is currently on a visit to Bangkok, Thailand’s Capital, to attend a regional summit with other world powers.
Mr. Pompoe was quoted saying, “The US withdrawal… of the treaty takes effect today.”
“Russia is solely responsible for the Treaty’s demise,” added Mr. Pompeo.
More details are awaited.