Medvedev: Russia may target US missile shield (AP) – 1579th Edition

24 11 2011

In this 2001 file photo an intercontinental ballistic Topol-M missile blasts off from an undisclosed location in Russia. If Washington continues to ignore Russia's demands about a proposed U.S. missile shield in Europe, Russia will deploy new missiles aimed at it and put arms control on hold, President Dmitry Medvedev said Wednesday. (AP Photo)AP – Russia threatened on Wednesday to deploy missiles to target the U.S. missile shield in Europe if Washington fails to assuage Moscow’s concerns about its plans, a harsh warning that reflected deep cracks in U.S.-Russian ties despite President Barack Obama’s efforts to “reset” relations with the Kremlin.

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