arms control agreement

Related to arms control agreement: Arms limitation, Strategic Arms Reduction Talks

arms control agreement

The written or unwritten embodiment of the acceptance of one or more arms control measures by two or more nations.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Meanwhile, 16 European countries led by Germany are working together to push for a new arms control agreement with Russia in the hopes of preventing an arms race in Europe given the heightened tensions.
The workshop was part of Oman's efforts to protect human health and the environment through an arms control agreement, which outlaws the production, stockpiling and use of chemical weapons.
Three years later, we are no closer to an arms control agreement. As for the Midgetman, while Reagan remains rhetorically committed to it, Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger detests the idea and has stalled its progress.
Meanwhile, 16 European countries led by Germany are working together to push for a new (http://www.ibtimes.com/war-europe-germany-15-other-countries-push-new-arms-control-deal-russia-2451088) arms control agreement with Russia in the hopes of preventing an arms race in Europe given the heightened tensions.
"I'm pleased to announce that after a year of intense negotiations, the United States and Russia have agreed to the most comprehensive arms control agreement in nearly two decades," Obama told reporters.
Trump did not say which arms control agreement he and Putin had discussed, but the Russian state news agency Tass reported that they talked about the New START treaty, the last major arms-control treaty remaining between the U.S.
A senior German official said 16 European countries, led by Germany, joined forces to push for a new arms control agreement with Russia, hoping to prevent an arms race in Europe after heightened tensions over Moscow's annexation of Crimea and Russian aggression in Ukraine.
The CWC is a major international arms control agreement that outlaws the production, stockpiling and use of chemical weapons by its signatories.
I am reasonably confident that talks will take place and that they will result in some sort of arms control agreement. I believe the Reagan Administration has succeeded, with its reckless rhetoric and mindless military spending, in thoroughly frightening the Soviet leadership.
A foundational arms control agreement is being abandoned.
The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty, formally Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Elimination of Their Intermediate-Range and Shorter-Range Missiles) is a 1987 arms control agreement between the United States and the Soviet Union (and later its successor state the Russian Federation).