What are ATACMS Missiles and Why is US Threatening to Give Them to Kiev?

What are ATACMS Missiles and Why is US Threatening to Give Them to Kiev?

President Joe Biden has confirmed the US is still mulling over whether to send MGM-140 Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) ballistic missiles to Ukraine. What are these weapons? What are their characteristics? And why has Russia warned that their delivery to Kiev might drag Washington into a direct confrontation with Moscow? Sputnik explains.

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