Caution: NATO accuses Russia of their own dangerous actions
The Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security, Viktor Bondarev, stated that accusations against Russia "unleashing a new nuclear race in Europe" are far from real facts.
“Before blaming, one should at least give some arguments,” Bondarev said. He stressed that Russia does not violate the INF Treaty.
“Russia is committed to all the international obligations that it has concluded, in particular, the INF Treaty.”
It is in fact the US that is pondering withdrawing from the treaty. Read the back story :
Mutually Assured Destruction: Russia could withdraw from START III – but why?
Perhaps Stoltenberg would have caused less damage if he stuck to his earlier career choice of personal training.