Latest Arms negotiations News

Russia welcomes US proposal to extend nuclear treaty

Jan. 22, 2021 13:06 PM EST

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin on Friday welcomed U.S. President Joe Biden’s proposal to extend the last remaining nuclear arms control treaty between the two countries, which is set to expire in less than two weeks. Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry...

After Trump setbacks, Kim Jong Un starts over with Biden

Jan. 22, 2021 00:05 AM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Last year was a disaster for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. He helplessly watched his country's already battered economy decay further amid pandemic border closures while brooding over the collapse of made-for-TV summits with former President...

Biden proposes 5-year extension of nuke treaty with Russia

Jan. 21, 2021 18:15 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has proposed to Russia a five-year extension of a nuclear arms treaty that is otherwise set to expire in February, the White House said Thursday. Biden proposed the extension even as he asked the intelligence community to look...