Heritage event Feb 2014

Reported Russian Violations of the Intermediate-Range Treaty: Next Steps

The Heritage Foundation

The United States recently informed its North Atlantic Treaty Organization allies that Russia is potentially violating the 1987 Intermediate-Range Forces Treaty. For years, the Obama Administration appears to have left the issue unaddressed, all the while pursuing a “reset” consolatory policy with the Kremlin. Meanwhile the U.S. missile defense program continues to be scaled back and the nuclear triad keeps aging.