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NATO chief says bloc preparing for more Russian missiles

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said Friday the military alliance needs to be ready for a world with more Russian missiles, after a UN warning...

North Korean bomb test a setback for arms control

Even as world powers work to implement the Iran nuclear deal, North Korea's apparent detonation of a new bomb marks a stark setback for...

UN urges action against spread of small arms

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday called on world governments to step up arms control, in particular by keeping track of ammunition flows that...

Russia calls on NATO to review Cold War methods of arms control

Russia's deputy defense minister has suggested updating the agreements on conventional weapons control, which no longer match the political situation and the effectiveness of...

US to Launch Space Arms-Control Initiative

The United States is launching a new space arms-control initiative, as a Russian official accuses a U.S. radar of being behind the failure of...
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Conventional arms treaty advances in UN talks

UN member states have made significant progress towards a global treaty to control the international sale of conventional weapons, France's representative at the negotiations...

US raises stakes on global arms control deal

The United States on Thursday signalled that deadlock in global arms control talks should be broken this year to get a deal banning the...

New Treaty Would Give Best Look at Russian Weapons

WASHINGTON: Ratification of the new Strategic Arms Control and National Security Treaty would give the United States the most-detailed look possible into Russia’s strategic...

Renewed US Leadership on Nuclear Arms Reduction

WASHINGTON: A report released in Washington on Wednesday recommends strengthened U.S. leadership in global efforts to prevent further nuclear weapons proliferation. However, the Commission...