President Donald Trump (at right) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan in June last year. The US and Russia have agreed to arms control talks this month, according to Trump’s special envoy for arms control. Photo: APPresident Donald Trump (at right) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan in June last year. The US and Russia have agreed to arms control talks this month, according to Trump’s special envoy for arms control. Photo: AP
President Donald Trump (at right) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan in June last year. The US and Russia have agreed to arms control talks this month, according to Trump’s special envoy for arms control. Photo: AP

China invited to nuclear talks with Russia and US, says Donald Trump’s arms control envoy

  • The announcement comes as a nuclear arms reduction treaty between Washington and Moscow – the New START Treaty – is set to expire in February
  • Last month, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said that Beijing has ‘no intention’ to join any trilateral arms control talks
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President Donald Trump (at right) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan in June last year. The US and Russia have agreed to arms control talks this month, according to Trump’s special envoy for arms control. Photo: APPresident Donald Trump (at right) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan in June last year. The US and Russia have agreed to arms control talks this month, according to Trump’s special envoy for arms control. Photo: AP
President Donald Trump (at right) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan in June last year. The US and Russia have agreed to arms control talks this month, according to Trump’s special envoy for arms control. Photo: AP
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