The Russian President also threatened during his state of the nation address that any nuclear attack on allies of Moscow is to be considered as an attack on Russia, leading it to make a quick action.
The Russian president shook off the accusations in interview on Friday, calling them "Nothing more than yelling and hollering in the united states congress". The president has come under sharp criticism for not implementing further sanctions against Russian intelligence and military enacted by Congress previous year.
Those accusations directed at Russian Federation came after Putin, in his annual State of the Union address on Thursday, said the country had strengthened its defense capabilities.
In his almost two hour speech, Putin showed tests of a new missile system he said could fly at 20 times the speed of sound and maneuver up and down, and is not owned by any other country.
Significant Rainfall Expected In Region
The national weather agency said multi-day rainfall totals are expected to be in the 20 to 30 millimetre range in some locations. If visibility is reduced while driving, the MTO advises drivers to turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance.
"Give us a document, give us an official request".
He said the creation of the new weapons has made NATO's US -led missile defense "useless", putting an end to what he described as years of Western efforts to sidetrack and weaken Russian Federation. I suspect we were shown an edited clip: "first the mock-up takes off, then another rocket is flying", he said.
"Now they need to take account of a new reality and understand that everything I have said today is not a bluff", said Putin, claiming that the nuclear-powered cruise missile was tested past year and boosts not only a "practically unlimited range" but also advanced maneuverability and speed.
The president has expressed little criticism of Putin publicly since the 2016 election campaign and his inauguration, at times defending Russia's authoritarian leader.
"It was certainly unfortunate to have watched the video animation that depicted a nuclear attack on the United States", she said.
As the weapon name contest went on, Russian officials and lawmakers insisted that Putin's speech wasn't an announcement of a new arms race but a warning to Washington to treat Russia as an equal partner.
Weather warning in Louth downgraded to orange
Education Minister Richard Bruton said schools and colleges across the country will reopen on Monday "where possible" . It is expected to hit Ireland harder than anywhere else, and it is predicted to be the worst snow storms since 1982.
Civilians stay put despite 'pause' in Syria bloodshed
Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia speaks to reporters after attending a Security Council meeting, August 9, 2017, at U.N. headquarters. People inspect the rubble of damaged buildings after several airstrikes a day earlier, rebels-held Douma , Eastern Ghouta.
Israel arrests 10 Tamimi family members
Tamimi was among 16 terror suspects arrested overnight Sunday in Nabi Saleh in Samaria. It was not immediately clear whether the others arrested had been released.
Larry Nance Jr. to wear father's No. 22 for Cavaliers
However, he didn't quite get the production from the supporting cast that he had received in the last couple of games. Heading into the All-Star Break, Memphis dropped a shootout to the Oklahoma City Thunder, 121-114, at the FedExForum.
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The update also includes new outfits and snapshot filters and Nintendo added that more new outfits will be released in the future. It's a great way to make use of all the fun secret areas you discovered while playing through the game the first time.
Sony Corp. to Launch an AI-based Taxi-Hailing Service in Japan
Khosrowshahi says that Japan looks like an "incredible opportunity", but Uber's approach has failed to yield the desired results. Last November the ride-sharing company announced a partnership with NASA in their efforts to take their app to the skies.