Russia is refurbishing it’s nuclear & conventional arsenal, while the Obama Administration keeps the US shackled to the old Cold War treaty in which no one else is obliged to adhere. Our old enemy is even testing a new ICBM!
John Bolton & John Yoo write, as reported by WSJ, that we should withdraw from the obsolete treaty,
With Russia in violation of INF and China, Iran, and North Korea not bound by it altogether, “America remains the only country bound by and honoring a prohibition on deploying intermediate-range forces — the ultimate arms-control absurdity,” write Bolton and Yoo. The Russian breach provides the United States with an opening to cast off outmoded Cold War-era limits on its nuclear arsenal.