Russia says alarmed by US deployment of low-yield nuclear missiles

By |februar 6th, 2020|INF Treaty, low-yield nuclear weapons, News, nuclear arms, Russia, START treaty, United States, Vladimir Putin|

Russia is alarmed by the US Navy’s decision to deploy low-yield nuclear missiles on submarines since they heighten the risk of a limited nuclear war, a Russian official said on Wednesday (5 February).

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Lobbyist: Nazarbayev pushed Russia and Ukraine to meet in Paris

By |december 2nd, 2019|China, Eastern Ukraine crisis, Emmanuel Macron, ICBMs, INF Treaty, Kassim-Jomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan, Nato, News, Normandy format, nuclear arms, Nursultan Nazarbayev, Russia, US-Russia relations|

Ariel Cohen is the director of the "Energy, Growth and Security" programme at the International Tax and Investment Centre in Washington, DC. He is also Senior Fellow with the Atlantic Council and runs his own firm ‘International market analysis’.

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Russia’s EU ambassador: The fall of the Berlin Wall was ‘a victory of common sense’

By |november 18th, 2019|Brexit, China, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, EU enlargement, Eurasian Union, gas crisis, gazprom, Gordon Sondland, Greece, Hungary, impeachment, INF Treaty, MH17, Naftogaz, Nato, News, Normandy format, North Macedonia, nuclear arms, nuclear non-proliferation, Nursultan Nazarbayev, Petro Poroshenko, Russia, S-300, Turkey, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

In a wide-ranging interview, Russia’s Ambassador to the EU Vladimir Chizhov spoke about gas transit talks with Ukraine, NATO and EU enlargement, nuclear arms control, Russia’s sales of the S-400 anti-aircraft system, the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and Brexit.

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China flexes military muscle to mark 70 years of Communist rule

By |oktober 1st, 2019|China, Communism, dictatorship, News, nuclear arms, Taiwan|

China celebrated its growing power and confidence with a massive display of military hardware and goose-stepping troops in Beijing on Tuesday (1 October), overseen by President Xi Jinping who pledged peaceful development on the 70th birthday of Communi...

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Europe weighs consequences as nuclear missiles treaty expires

By |avgust 2nd, 2019|INF Treaty, New START treaty, News, nuclear arms, nuclear arms proliferation, Russia, United States|

A landmark agreement of Cold War-era arms control signed by Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and US President Ronald Reagan in 1987, the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) banned a whole class of medium-range ground-launched nuclear-capable ...

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Chizhov: Washington chose to act unilaterally to abrogate nuclear arms treaty

By |julij 8th, 2019|Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, EU top jobs, Frans Timmermans, INF Treaty, LNG, MH17, News, Normandy format, nuclear arms, Pavlo Klimkin, Turkish Stream, Ukraine crisis, Ursula von der Leyen, Vladimir Putin, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

In a wide-ranging interview, Russia's Ambassador to the EU Vladimir Chizhov, speaks about nuclear arms control, the EU elections and top jobs, the situation in Ukraine, including the MH17, and America's bid to challenge Russian gas.

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Germany pronounces INF says missile treaty dead

By |februar 1st, 2019|Austria, Belgium, Didier Reynders, Germany, Gymnich, Heiko Maas, Hungary, INF Treaty, Jens Stoltenberg, Karin Kneissl, Linas Linkevicius, Lithuania, Nato, News, nuclear arms, Peter Szijjarto, Romanian Presidency, Russia, USA|

Germany said Friday that Russia had "de facto invalidated" a landmark Cold War missile reduction treaty which the US is poised to abandon, with Europe anxious at the prospect of a new arms race.

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US to announce ‘reversible’ INF treaty suspension

By |februar 1st, 2019|Cold War, INF Treaty, News, nuclear arms, Russia, USA|

The United States will soon announce plans to suspend compliance with a landmark nuclear missile pact with Russia, responding to an alleged violation of the treaty by Moscow, US officials said on Thursday (31 January).

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Russia displays controversial missile in bid to save INF treaty

By |januar 23rd, 2019|China, Donald Trump, INF Treaty, News, nuclear arms, Russia, USA, Vladimir Putin|

Russia on Wednesday (23 January) unveiled a missile system that Washington claims is in violation of a key arms control treaty, in a last-minute bid to counter US criticism and save the Soviet-era agreement.

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EU ministers to discuss militarisation of Azov Sea

By |november 16th, 2018|Azov Sea, Crimea annexation, Nato, News, nuclear arms, Russia, Ukraine crisis|

EU foreign ministers will discuss a range of issues in Brussels on Monday (19 November), including for the first time the militarisation of the Azov Sea, which according to diplomats has been effectively blockaded by Russia.

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