Nikolai Sokov is a Senior Fellow at the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Nonproliferation.
It is almost inconceivable that the United States and Russia will conclude a new treaty in the remaining three years of New START’s life.
After a quarter-century monopoly on such capabilities, the United States finds itself essentially in the same predicament that the Russians or Chinese have faced since the end of the Cold War.
The sad fate of the INF treaty should serve as a lesson, not as an example.
When NATO leaders meet in Wales, they will face a Catch-22 situation.
A technical and political analysis.
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