Gk and current affairs qa 24 october 2018



By Sandeep nagyaan · 24 Oct 2018


Reference:- U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that he would “terminate” the INF Treaty in response to a long-running dispute over Russian noncompliance with the treaty.

What is the issue between US and Russia:-

In July 2014 US complaint against Russia that the Russia are violence the treaty duty of INF. The complain of the USA is that the Russia is producing the ground-launched cruise missile having a range of 500 to 5,500 km or the high level launchers. The Department assessments in 2015, 2016, and 2017 repeated these allegations about the problems of both nations. But the Russia do not agree of the complain of USA. In 8 December 2017 Trump administration publish a strategic policy against of the violence of Russia.

About INF treaty:- In this treaty the United States and the Soviet Union to eliminate and permanently forswear all of their nuclear and conventional ground-launched ballistic and cruise missiles with ranges of 500 to 5,500 km under the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty. This treaty had agree of the superpowers to reduce the all categories of the nuclear weapons. After the treaty some positive works has done by the superpowers as result the United States and the Soviet Union destroyed a total of 2,692 short range all types of missiles by the deadline June 1, 1991. Russia and USA has announced that the both country will not set up the missiles system across the world but are free to deploy air- and sea-launched missiles within the 500-to-5,500 range missiles.

Other facts:- it is not ensure that the US could be deploy the missiles in Europe and Asia. But one thing is good for USA is that the US military has not developed any Missiles in prohibited range during the period. The side of Russia is looking completely different and speedily spread the development of the prohibited range missiles. The Russia 9M729 missiles has been quite limited, but released from its official obligations under the treaty and it can be deploy more units of this system.

Q1 The INF treaty was signed in?
1. 8 December 1987
2. 9 December 1987
3. 11 November 1988
4. 7 December 1987
Answer: 1
Q2 During the treaty who was the president of America?
1. Jimmy Carter
2. Ronald Reagan
3. George H.W Bush
4. Bill Clinton
Answer: 2
Q3 Which range missiles has banned in this treaty?
1. 300 to 500 km
2. 500 to 1000 km
3. 500 to 5500 km
4. Above 5500 km
Answer: 3
Q4 The treaty was sign between the nation’s
1. USA and Soviets Union
2. Soviet Union and European Union
3. USA and European Union
4. Non of above
Answer: 1