Slutsky: Russia offered to make a statement on the inadmissibility of a nuclear race even under Trump – Politics
MOSCOW, January 3. / TASS /. Russia proposed a formula to prevent an arms race and nuclear explosions during the administration of US President Donald Trump, but there was no reaction from it. About this on Monday in his Telegram channel said the chairman of the State Duma Committee on Affairs Leonid Slutsky.
“The statement of the PRC, Russia, Great Britain, the United States and France on the prevention of an arms race and the prevention of nuclear war is paramount for strengthening strategic stability,” the MP said.
According to him, “Russia has repeatedly offered to reconfirm the Gorbachev-Reagan formula of the previous US administration headed by Donald Trump, but then there was no proper reaction.” “And the fact that the declaration has now been signed by all countries – the systems of the nuclear” five “has become a very serious contribution to world security,” concluded Slutsky.
As the Kremlin said earlier, the leaders of the five nuclear powers and the permanent Security Council made a joint statement on the prevention of nuclear war. Non-proliferation of bilateral agreements.