The Heat: US to withdraw from INF Treaty with Russia

The Heat

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The United States says it’s pulling out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia.
Thirty-one years ago, the U.S. and Soviet Union agreed to reduce their nuclear arsenals and ultimately destroyed nearly 2,700 missiles.  As CGTN’s White House Correspondent Nathan King reports, it was a pivotal moment in ending the Cold War.

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To discuss all of this:

  • Alexander Nekrassov served as an adviser to the Kremlin and was an investigative journalist with the Russian news agency, TASS.
  • Aurel Braun is a professor of International Relations and Political Science at the University of Toronto.
  • Ian Williams is a fellow with the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
  • Qinduo Xu is a senior fellow with the Pangoal Institution.

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