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Russia warns the United States of retaliation if it transfers nuclear weapons from Germany to Poland

June 11, 2020

Russia’s first deputy secretary of state, Vladimir Titov, warned the United States on Thursday that the Russian executive will retaliate if the U.S. forces transfer nuclear weapons from Germany to Poland.

“Regardless of what military capabilities are deployed on Polish territory and pose a threat to our country, the responsible Russian units will take comprehensive measures,” said the Russian diplomat in an interview with the Sputnik news agency.

In May, the US ambassador to Poland, Georgette Mosbacher, said in a message on her Twitter account that the White House could order the transfer of nuclear weapons from Germany to Poland.

Russia warns the United States of retaliation if it transfers nuclear weapons from Germany to PolandRussia warns the United States of retaliation if it transfers nuclear weapons from Germany to Poland

On June 8, the director of the Polish National Security Office, Pavel Soloch, assured that Poland was not negotiating a possible use of United States nuclear weapons on its territory, pointing to Russia as the greatest security threat. Citizen of your country.