Deputy Chief of General Staff of Russia Valery Gerasimov, left, delivers his speech during a briefing in the Russian Defense Ministry's headquarters in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Gen. Valery Gerasimov, chief of staff of the Russian military, told a briefing of foreign military attaches on Wednesday that if the U.S. "were to destroy" the treaty "we will not leave it without a response."
Deputy Chief of General Staff of Russia Valery Gerasimov, left, delivers his speech during a briefing in the Russian Defense Ministry's headquarters in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Gen. Valery Gerasimov, chief of staff of the Russian military, told a briefing of foreign military attaches on Wednesday that if the U.S. "were to destroy" the treaty "we will not leave it without a response." Alexander Zemlianichenko AP Photo
Deputy Chief of General Staff of Russia Valery Gerasimov, left, delivers his speech during a briefing in the Russian Defense Ministry's headquarters in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Gen. Valery Gerasimov, chief of staff of the Russian military, told a briefing of foreign military attaches on Wednesday that if the U.S. "were to destroy" the treaty "we will not leave it without a response." Alexander Zemlianichenko AP Photo