After the statement of Russian President Vladimir Putin that Russia creates the latest systems of strategic weapons, the U.S. state Department accused Moscow of violating international agreements.
State Department spokesman Heather Nauert, quoted by Reuters, noted that Putin’s speech proved that Russia violated Agreement on the elimination of intermediate-range and shorter-range.
She also criticized the show during the Message to Federal Assembly the Russian President’s animated movie, which was a simulated attack on the United States.
«It was frustrating to watch the animation of a nuclear attack on the United States. We do not believe that is a responsible international player,» — said in a briefing Heather Nauert.
During his address to the Federal Assembly, Vladimir Putin announced six new weapons, including new cruise missiles with a nuclear power system that allows you to stay in flight indefinitely. These missiles are capable of carrying missiles on a ballistic trajectory and are virtually immune to missile defense systems. The movie, made Washington, was a 200-ton missiles «Sarmat». According to the presenter, the rocket is equipped with sophisticated systems to overcome missile defense and is able to achieve goals both through the North and through the southern policy. On the screen were shown the animation, like a rocket, starting with the United States, pass through the poles and disappear over the horizon.