2021-06-16

Russia and the United States issue a joint statement on strategic stability Putin: Russia and the United States have special responsibilities

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China News Service, June 17th. According to the Russian Satellite Network report, on the afternoon of the 16th local time, Russian President Putin and US President Biden met in Geneva, Switzerland. The Kremlin revealed that the two issued a joint statement on strategic stability after the summit and confirmed that the two countries adhere to the principle of no victor in a nuclear war.

Russia and the United States issue a joint statement on strategic stability Putin: Russia and the United States have special responsibilities

local time on the 16th, Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Biden held talks at the La Grange Villa in Geneva, Switzerland. Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Brinken also participated in the talks.

According to reports, Putin said at a press conference after the summit: “The United States and Russia bear a special responsibility for world strategic stability, at least because we are the two largest nuclear powers-from nuclear weapons stockpiles, The number of nuclear warheads and vehicles is the same in terms of the level, quality and modernity of nuclear weapons.”

Putin also said: “We are also aware of this responsibility.”

Putin Subsequently, he added that he had agreed with Biden that he would start consultations on strategic stability between the two countries’ departments.

According to previous reports, the talks were held in Villa La Grange in Geneva, Switzerland. The talks were divided into two parts: small-scale talks and enlarged meetings. Among them, Putin, Biden, and Russian Foreign Ministers The small-scale meeting attended by 4 people between Lavrov and US Secretary of State Blincol lasted for nearly two hours. The two sides held consultations on issues such as strategic stability, trade relations, regional security and cyber security.