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Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, center, chairs a Security Council meeting Wednesday in the Gorki residence outside Moscow. Russia will deploy new missiles aimed at the U.S. missile defense sites in Europe if Washington fails to address Russian concerns on its missile defense plans, President Dmitry Medvedev said Wednesday. From left, Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, Duma Speaker Boris Gryzlov, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.

Russia may target US missile shield

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MOSCOW (AP) -- Russia's president threatened Wednesday to deploy missiles to target the U.S. missile shield in Europe if Washington fails to assuage Moscow's concerns about its plans, a harsh warning that reflected deep cracks in U.S.-Russian ties despite President Barack Obama's efforts to "reset" relations with the Kremlin.


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