09 septembrie 2019

Russian Defence Minister Calls for 'Symmetrical Steps' in Order to Prevent Missile Arms Race in Europe

sputniknews.com

The statement comes after Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said earlier on Monday that Moscow and Paris had discussed strategic stability, with Russia reaffirming that it would not deploy missiles anywhere unless US missiles were there. Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu has called for "symmetric steps" to be made in order to prevent an arms race in Europe. The statement comes after Moscow and Paris held talks in the 2+2 format during which the two sides specifically discussed [...]