U.S. and Russia plan to pick up talks on nuclear disarmamentStaff Writer | September 13, 2017
The U.S. and Russia plan to soon begin discussions at the expert level on the status of a nuclear arms reduction treaty signed in 2010, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.
Defense The New START treaty
The New START treaty foresees the reduction of both countries' nuclear arsenals to only 1,550 warheads and 800 launch systems.
In the currently frosty relationship between Washington and Moscow, this is one of the few nuclear agreements still in operation. ■