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U.S. withdrawal of nuclear treaty sparks arms race concerns

Clip: 08/03/2019 | 4m 44s Video has closed captioning.

The Trump Administration on Friday formally withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, a Cold War-era arms pact with Russia that banned land-based missiles with ranges up to 3,410 miles. For years, the U.S. has accused Russia of violating the INF treaty, a claim Russia has denied. Jon Wolfsthal, director of the Nuclear Crisis Group, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss

Aired: 08/03/19

Rating: NR

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