Vladimir Putin Says He Will Consider Options If West Fails To Give Security Vow

Vladimir Putin Says He Will Consider Options If West Fails To Give Security Vow

Andrew H. Sweet

Mr. Peskov also pointed at Mr. Putin's earlier warning that a Ukrainian offensive against the rebel-held territories would entail "grave consequences" for Ukraine's statehood, adding that "they know it well in Kyiv and they know it well in Washington."

He also noted that Friday's test-firing of Russia's Zircon hypersonic missiles would help make Russia's push for security guarantees "more convincing."

Friday's launches were the latest in a series of tests of Zircon, which Mr. Putin said can fly at nine times the speed of sound to a range of more than 620 miles.

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