The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Maria Zakharova during a briefing in Moscow. November 1, 2018
MOSCOW, Nov 1 — Statement of trump’s intention to withdraw from the Treaty on intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty) and to proceed with the development is prohibited under the Treaty of weapons of greatest concern, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
“Statement by the President of the United States on 20 October of the intention to withdraw from the contract, to proceed with the development is prohibited under the arms agreement is a cause of deep regret and serious concern,” Zakharova said at the briefing.
Earlier, the President of the United States Donald trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the Treaty on intermediate-range and shorter-range. Trump said that America will increase its nuclear capability as long as the others “comes to her senses”, then Washington will be ready to stop this process and proceed to arms reduction. He explained that this message is addressed primarily to China and Russia.