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a limitation on the size and armament of the armed forces of a country

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If the United States and Russia sign a new arms control treaty, the President would have to submit it to the Senate for its advice and consent to ratification.
Summary: The US Senate has approved a landmark nuclear arms control treaty with Russia.
THE US Senate gave its blessing to an arms control treaty with Russia that reins in nuclear weapons, giving President Barack Obama a major foreign policy win in the closing hours of the post-election congress.
Instead, the bipartisan consensus that has allowed the slow unwinding of Cold War insanities was revived, and the Senate handed President Obama a victory by ratifying the New Start arms control treaty with Russia.
21, 2010, SPA -- President Barack Obama has the votes for Senate ratification of a new arms control treaty with Russia.
After months of negotiations with the White House, he has decided to try to block the lame-duck Senate from ratifying the New Start arms control treaty.
Two Jewish groups, including the Anti-Defamation League, urged the Senate to pass the START arms control treaty signed by President Obama and favored by most Democrats.
They will attempt to halt the arms control treaty, a civilian nuclear cooperation between the two countries, and will halt American steps to repeal cold war-era trade restrictions so Russia can join the World Trade Organization.
The treaty, which was signed on July 31 1991, negotiated the largest and most complex arms control treaty in history.
AoAuBarack Obama, announcing that he and Russian President Medvedev had finalized a new arms control treaty, to be signed in Prague on April 8.
He warned that a Middle East resolution would be "pivotal" to the success of the review conference and the future of the arms control treaty.
Obama said Washington and Moscow are close to an agreement on a major arms control treaty.
Liverpool Magistrates Court heard that they failed on several occasions to notify the authorities that their company produced more than one tonne of a chemical controlled under the Chemical Weapons Convention, an international arms control treaty.
Liverpool magistrates heard the pair failed on several occasions to notify the authorities their company produced more than a tonne of a chemical controlled under the Chemical Weapons Convention, an international arms control treaty.
Russia suspended its part in a key European arms control treaty, saying it would halt Nato inspections of its military sites and no longer limit the number of its tanks and other heavy conventional weapons.