The British foreign office took note of nuclear strategy of Russia
The British foreign office took note of the publication of the Russian nuclear strategy, intends to work with NATO and the nuclear powers, including with Russia, on maintaining the non-proliferation Treaty, said RIA Novosti on Wednesday the representative office.
"We took note of the publication of the nuclear strategy of the Russian Federation. The UK will continue to work with NATO allies and other nuclear powers, including Russia, over the maintenance of the non-proliferation Treaty. It is vital to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons and weapons technology and to pursue nuclear disarmament, leading to a more secure future for all countries", - said the representative office.
On Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the Foundations of state policy of the Russian Federation in the field of nuclear deterrence. Document reglementary the conditions under which Russia reserves the right to nuclear strike, and also describes the main threats of the Russian Federation in the field of nuclear deterrence.
U.S. had previously stated that they are considering the extension of the strategic start-3 Treaty with Russia, which expires in 2021, but I suggest to expand it to a large circle of new weapons not included in the current start-3 and also propose to include in the contract of the PRC. China has said that such negotiations were not interested.