US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus in February. Photo: AFP US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus in February. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus in February. Photo: AFP
Defence

Any new nuclear arms talks must include China, Mike Pompeo tells Russia

  • US secretary of state tells Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov that future discussions must be based on Trump’s vision for trilateral deal
  • China, whose arsenal of an estimated 300 nuclear weapons is far smaller than those of Russia and the United States, has rejected such talks

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus in February. Photo: AFP US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus in February. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference in Minsk, Belarus in February. Photo: AFP
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