The US has no grounds to accuse Moscow of violating the INF Treaty, the foreign Ministry said

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photobacteria of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. Archival photoThe US has no grounds to accuse Moscow of violating the INF Treaty, the foreign Ministry said© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The US has no arguments to accuse Moscow of violating the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty), said Tuesday the Director of Department for non-proliferation and arms control Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Vladimir Ermakov.

«The US has no arguments to say that Russia is a violator of the Treaty. However, such rhetoric continued to escalate,» said Yermakov at the press conference in MIA «Russia today».

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