Trump said USA needs to increase its nuclear capabilities

U.S. President-elect said that the United States should significantly increase its strategic nuclear forces.

“The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until such time as the world comes to its senses regarding nukes,” Trump wrote on his Twitter.

Earlier, first Deputy Defense Minister of Russia, Army General Valery Gerasimov said that the Russian Federation will continue to develop strategic nuclear forces in order to meet the parameters set by the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty.

START-III agreement was signed by Russia and the U.S. in 2010, and it came into power in 2011.

Source: Interfax