The Helsinki Summit And Arms Control In Helsinki last week President Clinton and President Yeltsin agreed on a framework for a new round of arms control. Now some senior Republicans in Congress are denouncing the US-Russian pact. The White House says the agreement gives the US a green light to develop so-called theatre missile defense systems, but the Republicans charge that the agreement would bar development of our most effective technology. Reviewing the Helsinki Summit and US-Russian arms control on the next Talk of the Nation from NPR News. Guests: Jack Mendelson Deputy director, Arms Control Association Former Senior Foreign Officer, State Department Baker Spring Senior policy analyst, The Heritage Foundation Former defense and foreign policy legislative assistant to two US Senators Listeners call in
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The Helsinki Summit And Arms Control

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The Helsinki Summit And Arms Control

The Helsinki Summit And Arms Control

The Helsinki Summit And Arms Control

Only Available in Archive Formats.

In Helsinki last week President Clinton and President Yeltsin agreed on a framework for a new round of arms control. Now some senior Republicans in Congress are denouncing the US-Russian pact. The White House says the agreement gives the US a green light to develop so-called theatre missile defense systems, but the Republicans charge that the agreement would bar development of our most effective technology. Reviewing the Helsinki Summit and US-Russian arms control on the next Talk of the Nation from NPR News. Guests: Jack Mendelson Deputy director, Arms Control Association Former Senior Foreign Officer, State Department Baker Spring Senior policy analyst, The Heritage Foundation Former defense and foreign policy legislative assistant to two US Senators Listeners call in