Trump pulls out of INF Treaty claiming Russian violations

US President & Reality TV mogul Donald Trump has said that the United States of America is pulling out of the Intermediate Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty with immediate effect. Trump also accused Russia of violating the treaty for years so the US would not let Russia “go out and do weapons we’re not allowed to”. Signed in 1987, the INF Treaty was designed to eliminate intermediate nuclear weapons, such as Cruise missiles, which could strike targets at very short notice. In the UK the treaty was responsible for getting rid of the Ground Launched Cruise Missiles (GLCM) based at RAF Greenham Common and RAF Molesworth ultimately leading to their closure. Russia […]

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