Regions / Russia
Withholding their nuclear weapons isn't the only way states retard the progress of disarmament.
Prime Minister Putin one-ups Vice President Biden.
The cure may be worse than the disease.
Washington and other NATO states share concerns about recent Russian defense spending.
Recently nonproliferation has begun to obstruct disarmament.
The United States pulled out all stops with Thailand to extradite Viktor Bout.
Arguably the mafia state of Putin's era is an improvement over Stalin's tyranny.
Thailand extradites Viktor Bout to the United States.
The New START treaty is best called an arms affirmation treaty, since ratification will affirm the continued commitment to maintain and fund our nuclear and non-nuclear weapons programs.
Despite the fevered minds of right-wing Russians and Americans, a Chinese military invasion of Siberia is not in the works.