Keyword: Inf

  • INF treaty should be preserved - UN's Guterres
    INF treaty should be preserved - UN's Guterres
    1/18

    The United Nations "strongly believe" the agreements on nuclear weapons between the United States and Russia should be preserved, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (pictured) said.

    "We understand th...

  • Maas: Germany interested in preserving INF
    Maas: Germany interested in preserving INF
    1/18

    German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Friday as he addressed a joint press conference with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov that Germany is interested in "preserving the INF Treaty," stating that Germany "will do...

  • Russia: US unable to show proof of alleged INF violations
    Russia: US unable to show proof of alleged INF violations
    1/17

    Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Thursday that the United States failed to show any evidence that Moscow violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty and hinted Washington only made the allegations as...

  • US confirms INF withdrawal from February 2
    US confirms INF withdrawal from February 2
    1/16

    The United States confirmed on Wednesday that it will start withdrawing from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) as of February 2, following a round of talks in Geneva which brought no solution to the dispute between the s...

  • US to be 'fully responsible' for INF breakdown - Russia
    US to be 'fully responsible' for INF breakdown - Russia
    1/15

    Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov stated on Tuesday that the United States will be "fully responsible" for the potential collapse of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. Rybakov claimed that today...

  • US: INF talks with Russia 'disappointing'
    US: INF talks with Russia 'disappointing'
    1/15

    "The meeting was disappointing as it is clear Russia continues to be in material breach of the Treaty," United States Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Affairs Andrea Thompson wrote on her Twi...

  • US, Russia start INF talks in Geneva
    US, Russia start INF talks in Geneva
    1/15

    Consultations between Moscow and Washington on the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) kicked off in Geneva on Tuesday, TASS reported. Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov is leading the Russian delegation, while Under Secre...

  • Sanctions cannot make Russia change its policy - Kremlin
    Sanctions cannot make Russia change its policy - Kremlin
    1/15

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday that the United States cannot use sanctions to force Russia to change its policy, TASS reported. The official stressed that Russia has lived under sanctions for a long time and that the pun...

  • US-Russia working on INF summit, Moscow says
    US-Russia working on INF summit, Moscow says
    1/11

    Moscow and Washington are working on holding a summit regarding the issues of Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF)Treaty, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters during a press event on Friday.

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  • Russia open to INF Treaty talks with US
    Russia open to INF Treaty talks with US
    1/9

    Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov stated on Wednesday that Moscow is open to holding talks with the United States regarding the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty but insisted the dialogue must be "on an equ...

  • US made no final decision on INF, New Start Treaty - Antonov
    US made no final decision on INF, New Start Treaty - Antonov
    12/29/2018

    United States has not yet made any final decisions on the New START and Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov said.

    "Russia is doing its best to involve the America...

  • Chances of solving INF issue with US 'vague' - Russia
    Chances of solving INF issue with US 'vague' - Russia
    12/19/2018

    The possibility of reaching an agreement relating to the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty with the United States is 'extremely vague' right now but Moscow remains committed to dialogue, the country's Deputy Fore...

  • Russia: US confirmed INF treaty withdrawal
    Russia: US confirmed INF treaty withdrawal
    12/18/2018

    Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov (pictured) stated on Tuesday that the United States confirmed its intention to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, local media reported. According to the offici...

  • Putin: US withdrawal from INF threatens arms control
    Putin: US withdrawal from INF threatens arms control
    12/18/2018

    Russian President Vladimir Putin stated on Tuesday that Washington's decision to pull out from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) could endanger the global arms control system. Putin pointed out, speaking at a Defense...

  • Moscow says US doesn't want to open nuclear talks
    Moscow says US doesn't want to open nuclear talks
    12/15/2018

    Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said on Saturday that Moscow is willing to start talks with Washington on the alleged Russian violations of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty (INF), the Associated Press reported. Shoigu ...

  • Russia submits UN resolution to preserve INF
    Russia submits UN resolution to preserve INF
    12/15/2018

    Russia introduced a draft resolution to the United Nations General Assembly in support of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF). The resolution "calls upon all parties to comply with their obligations under this agreeme...

  • US accusations against Moscow have no grounds - Lavrov
    US accusations against Moscow have no grounds - Lavrov
    12/7/2018

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov stated on Friday that Washington's allegations about Moscow's violations of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) have no grounds, pointing out that the United States never subm...

  • Russia forced to respond if US exits INF, Putin says
    Russia forced to respond if US exits INF, Putin says
    12/5/2018

    Russia will be forced to "properly respond" if the United States withdraws from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday.

    Responding to US Secretary of State...

  • EU's Mogherini urges US, Russia to save INF
    EU's Mogherini urges US, Russia to save INF
    12/5/2018

    European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini called on Russia and the United States to save the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), the media reported on Wednesday.

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  • WH shows no proof of Moscow's INF breach - Russia's FM
    WH shows no proof of Moscow's INF breach - Russia's FM
    12/5/2018

    The United States have not provided any proof of Russia's alleged breach of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters on Wednesday. Kremlin remains o...