President Vladimir Putin on Monday suspended a Russia-U.S. deal on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium, a move that comes amid escalating tensions over Syria between Moscow and Washington. Continue reading ?
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Citing a “radically changed environment” of hostility and threats, President Vladimir V. Putin abrogated a 2000 pact on the disposal of plutonium.
Russian president suspended a deal with the U.S. on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has asked the U.S. to suspend sanctions on his country and compensate for the losses, or face the end of their agreement to dispose of weapons-grade plutonium. The Kremlin issued a decree Monday to s...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Monday to suspend an agreement with the United States on disposing of weapons-grade plutonium, a further sign of worsening ties between the former Cold War foes.