Medvedev: “Russia has the right to use nuclear weapons”
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Medvedev: “Russia has the right to use nuclear weapons”

Russia has “the right” to use nuclear weapons “if necessary, based on nuclear doctrine”. This was reiterated by the vice president of the Russian Security Council and former president of the Federation, Dmitry Medvedev. At the same time, Medvedev added, Moscow “will do everything possible to prevent hostile neighbors, such as Ukraine, from acquiring nuclear weapons”.