Vladmir Putin has warned “we are in grave danger” as he accused the United States of lying over its nuclear capabilities and revealed Russia continues to develop new generation warfare. The Russian president issued the chilling warning to a group of journalists as he attempted to explain the reasons behind his country’s actions in recent months.

Maintaining a steely exterior, Mr Putin discussed the potential start of a second Cold War and warned the world is in “grave danger”. He said: “Major global conflicts have been avoided in the past few decades, due to the geostrategic balance of power, which used to exist. “The two super-nuclear powers essentially agreed to stop producing both offensive weaponry, as well as defensive weaponry. FULL REPORT