A nuclear conflict between the two military superpowers looms after the US secretary of state Rex Tillerson said relations are at the lowest point. He said: “The world’s two foremost nuclear powers cannot have this kind of relationship.”
Vladimir Putin was reeling after US President Donald Trump bombed Syrian airbase in revenge for a chemical attack.
An analysis shows Putin is preparing its country with for nuclear war with new bunkers, bombs and space weapons. Moscow is estimated to possess 4,490 nuclear warheads compared with 4,500 in the US.
Daily Star Online can reveal which US state would be vapourised if World War Three were to break out.
The black dots in the map show where nuclear would be concentrated if Russia were to launch a preemptive strike with 2,000 warheads.