Connect with us

News

Arms race is on! Vlad Putin decries US ballistic missile testing

The New Cold War is now undeniable.

Concerns over the possibility of a New Cold War have been swirling in the international community for some time, and the latest escalation in this deadly game of cat-and-mouse has made the reality of such a conflict abundantly clear.

Russia is no friend of the United States, and hasn’t been for nearly a century.  Our brief cooperation during World War II was just that, brief, and the two massive countries have been locked in a global competition ever since.

Much of the tension comes from an arms race between the nations that has pushed the limits of a number of deadly technologies, not the least of which are the advancements found in the realm of nuclear weapons.  The recent abandonment of an INF treaty between the White House and the Kremlin has pushed this relationship ever further toward conflict, with the beginnings of a new arms race seemingly unavoidable.

Trending: CDC Set to Make Major Adjustment to COVID Quarantine Guidelines

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said the United States’ testing of a new missile – which had been banned under a now-defunct arms treaty – raises new threats for Russia and will warrant a response.

take our poll - story continues below

Has There Been Voter Fraud in the 2020 Election?

  • Has There Been Voter Fraud in the 2020 Election?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Liberty Hub updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

The Pentagon announced on Monday that the military conducted a test of a ground-based version of a Navy Tomahawk cruise missile, which accurately struck its target more than 310 miles away.

For Russia, Putin said, the test means “the emergence of new threats, to which we will react accordingly.”

The Russian government has launched several attacks against the United States in recent years, most notably with their attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential elections – a move that has been widely chastised by the international community and US lawmakers.

Save conservative media!

Become an insider!

Sign up for our free email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop.

You Might Like

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it, please mark it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

You Might Like

Coney-Barrett Rules to Slap Down Cuomo’s Limits on Religious Gatherings

Opinion

Iron Bowl Football Coach Sidelined with COVID Diagnosis

News

Rep-Elect Holds ‘Funeral’ for Turkey to Sidestep Strict COVID Guidelines

News

Texas Man on Moped with Weed and Knife Breaches White House Perimeter

Opinion