Today, August 19 in the territory of the United States of America the Ministry of defence of the country for the first time after withdrawal from the INF Treaty have tested cruise missile ground-based. As reported replyua.net citing Reuters, reported at the Pentagon.
The report said: “the United States conducted tests of cruise missiles, ground-based. Launched missile hit right on target. The missile range exceeding 500 kilometers.” Note also that the Pentagon announced that the United States intends to test a missile with a range of approximately a thousand miles.
As far as we know, the missile tests range from five hundred to 5,500 kilometers previously prohibited in accordance with the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate-range and shorter-range. However, the second of August of the current year and the Russian Federation, and the United States of America withdrew from the Treaty.