Washington: The Russian embassy has warned the USA as soon as once more, saying Washington’s behaviour on the world stage dangers direct battle between the nuclear states. “Today, the United States continues to act with no regard to other countries` security and interests, which contributes to an increase in nuclear risks,” the embassy stated in an announcement on its Telegram channel, RT reported.
“The (US`) steps to further engage in a hybrid confrontation with Russia in the context of the Ukrainian crisis are fraught with unpredictable escalation and a direct military clash of nuclear powers,” the assertion stated.
The embassy famous that Washington has just lately withdrawn from two key arms management agreements, the 1987 Intermediate-Vary Nuclear Forces Treaty, which banned sure lessons of land-based missiles, and the 1992 Treaty on Open Skies, which allowed for surveillance flights over one another`s territories, RT reported.
The embassy urged the US to “take a closer look at its own nuclear policy instead of making unfounded accusations against the countries whose worldviews do not coincide with the American ones.”
“Our country faithfully fulfills its obligations as a nuclear-weapon state and makes every effort to reduce nuclear risks,” the diplomats stated. The assertion comes after the US accused Moscow of utilizing the Zaporozhye nuclear energy plant in southern Ukraine as cowl for its troopers.
The plant, the most important in Europe, was seized by Russian troops throughout the early levels of Moscow`s army operation in Ukraine, which was launched in late February. It continues to function with Ukrainian personnel below Russian management, RT reported.