Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP

White House rejects Vladimir Putin’s request for extension of New START nuclear treaty

  • Although US President Donald Trump says he favours nuclear arms control, he has called New START flawed and unfavourable to the US
  • Joe Biden has said he would not hesitate to agree to Putin’s original proposal for a five-year extension of New START

Topic |   Russia
Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP
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