The United States took dramatic news about a unilateral exit of Russia from the agreement on cooperation in the nuclear field. News that the Russian state Corporation “Rosatom” and the Ministry of energy of the USA, “it’s over” caused a real shock in the White house.
author: Alexey Merinov
The relevant document October 5, was signed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
The State Department has called the Kremlin’s decision on cancellation of the agreement on cooperation in scientific research and development in nuclear and energy spheres with the United States, signed on 16 September 2013 in Vienna, tragedy.
“The white house regrets the decision of the Russian Federation to unilaterally terminate the cooperation with Russia is very important, in our view, the issue in the interests of both parties”, – said the Deputy head of the press service of US state Department mark Toner, the words quoted by TASS.
At the same time, declaring “treacherous” unilateral decision on the major issue, the representative of the United States delicately “forgot” a unilateral withdrawal of States from the ABM Treaty.
“We have long and successfully worked in this field… Moscow’s Decision is a real tragedy,” – emotionally confessed to an American diplomat, expressing hope that Moscow’s decision will still freeze, but not full termination.
“Russia has not yet officially informed US about the steps taken to exit from these agreements and formally reserved the right to renew it”, – he stressed.
In addition, “coladinho strike” two days earlier, on 3 October, Russian President Vladimir Putin decided to suspend the agreement with the US on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium.