One of those ubiquitous anonymous White House officials says presidents Barack Obama and Dmitry Medvedev spoke on Saturday about the ongoing negotiations for a replacement to the expired Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (Start). Start expired on 5 December, but the two countries have spent the past several months negotiating a replacement treaty that would further decrease the size of the two nations’ nuclear arsenals. For more, read the AP
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