Russia says U.S. anti-missile system to spark new arms race: RIA

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 28, 2017 4:39 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian Defence Ministry said on Tuesday that the USA's global deployment of an anti-missile system was a threat to world security designed to contain Russia and China, the RIA news agency reported.

It also cited the ministry as warning that the deployment would spark a new arms race.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt; Editing by Andrew Osborn)