Hands of the doomsday clock became a minute closer to nuclear Holocaust. To run faster on the atomic dial arrow made another attack Washington — after just 16 days after the release of the INF Treaty «hawks» of the Pentagon was shot in the sky the new version of their winged «Tomahawks». The staffs all over the world immediately tensed, but all understood that this gesture of American posturing is designed for Moscow. And adequate reaction of the Kremlin was not long in coming. On Friday, August 23, Vladimir Putin urged the defense Ministry to prepare a symmetrical response.