May 22, 2024

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U.S. and Russia Hold Arms Talks, With China Absent

U.S. and Russian negotiators held lengthy-awaited talks on nuclear arms management Monday, as the Trump administration presses for an ambitious new accord to substitute the New Get started treaty, which expires in February.

Marshall Billingslea, the prime U.S. envoy on arms management, tweeted that his daylong meeting in Vienna with Russian Deputy Overseas Minister Sergei Ryabkov has been constructive. Specialized working teams, he extra, experienced been founded, and the two sides experienced agreed in principle to maintain a next round of negotiations.