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# arms race

This year
NATO defence ministers discuss supply of more ammo to Ukraine at Brussels meeting
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has doubled down on his plea for Western aircraft.
All time
Russia accused of firing anti-satellite weapon in space
US Space Command said it has evidence that Moscow carried out the test on 15 July.
US pulls out of nuclear treaty with Russia that's been a centerpiece of arms control since Cold War
The withdrawal follows years of unresolved dispute over Russian compliance with the 1987 pact.
Higgins says UN members are fuelling current and future wars
He said institutions like the United Nations are “imperfect” but needed.
Trump 'calls for arms race' after nuclear weapons comment
The US President-elect had said the US needs to expand its nuclear capabilities until “the world comes to its senses regarding nukes”.
Video: Nukes must be eradicated but US ignoring the issue: Gorbachev
The former Soviet leader says the US is doing too little to get rid of nuclear weapons.