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Withdrawing from the INF Treaty Is One of Trump’s Most Dangerous Moves Yet

Martin Fleck, Director of PSR’s Nuclear Weapons Abolition Program, Foreign Policy in Focus

In December 1987, U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev signed the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. On October 21, 2018, President Donald Trump announced at a rally that the United States would formally withdraw from the agreement, claiming that Russia had violated the treaty’s terms.

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