December 22, 2012
by Arjun Mishra
On December 22, 2010, the US Senate ratified a new START treaty between the United States and Russia in a 71-26 vote. The new START treaty was the first nuclear agreement between the two nations in twenty years and part of the attempt to reset relations with Russia by President Barack Obama's ...[read more]
March 24, 2012
by Kimberly Bennett
On March 24, 2010, the US and Russia reached an agreement to reduce nuclear arms. The agreement was the first between the two nuclear powers in nearly two decades, seeking to replace and build off of the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START I Treaty). The New START cuts about one-third of ...[read more]
February 5, 2012
by Clay Flaherty
On February 5, 2011, the US and Russia formally inaugurated the New START, which is an agreement intended to reduce the nuclear arms stockpile in both countries. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov exchanged documents in Munich that finalized two years ...[read more]
January 28, 2012
by Cody Harding
On January 28, 2011, Russian President Dmitri Medvedev signed into law a bill that ratifies the New START treaty, an international agreement between Russia and the US to reduce nuclear arms in both countries. The bill was unanimously approved by the Russian Parliament's upper house. New START ...[read more]
September 16, 2011
by Dwyer Arce
On September 16, 2010, the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted 14-4 to approve the New START treaty between Russia and the US. The treaty replaced the expired Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty with Russia and the US each pledging to reduce their nuclear warheads by about 30 percent. Under ...[read more]
February 5, 2011
by Megan McKee
The US and Russia on Saturday formally inaugurated the New START treaty, an agreement intended to reduce nuclear arms in both countries. At the security conference in Munich, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov exchanged documents that finalized two ...[read more]
February 2, 2011
by Hillary Stemple
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed documents ratifying the New START treaty, an agreement between Russia and the US intended to reduce nuclear arms in both countries. Russian President Dmitri Medvedev signed a bill into law last week ratifying the treaty after the Russian Federation ...[read more]
February 2, 2011
by Dwyer Arce
On February 2, 2010, the US and Russia reached an agreement for the first nuclear weapons reduction treaty since 1991. The New START treaty, which replaced the expired Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, included significant reductions in both the number of deployed nuclear weapons as well as the ...[read more]
January 28, 2011
by Drew Singer
Russian President Dmitri Medvedev on Friday signed into law a bill that ratifies the New Start treaty, an agreement between Russia and the US intended to reduce nuclear arms in both countries. The Russian Federation Council on Wednesday voted to ratify the treaty. The upper house of Russia's ...[read more]
January 26, 2011
by Matt Glenn
The Russian Federation Council on Wednesday voted to ratify the New START treaty, an agreement between Russia and the US intended to reduce nuclear arms in both countries. The upper house of Russia's parliament unanimously supported the measure, which calls for each country to reduce its nuclear ...[read more]

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