The latest spike in tensions came a day after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington would withdraw from a major Cold War treaty limiting mid-range nuclear arms within 60 days if Russian Federation does not dismantle missiles that the US claims breach the deal.
In Brussels, EU diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini urged Russian Federation and the U.S. to save the treaty, warning that Europe did not want to become a battlefield for global powers once again, as it had been during the Cold War.
EU diplomacy chief Federica Mogherini, who met with Lavrov on the sidelines of the 25th OSCE Ministerial Council in Milan, addressed the issue, stating that the INF Treaty must be preserved as it is key to European and global security.
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Altria can nominate four directors, including one independent director, to the Cronos board, giving it 4-to-3 control. It will also acquire warrants that will allow Altria to buy more stock at $19 per share within four years.
Signed in 1987 by then U.S. president Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, the INF resolved a crisis over Soviet nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles targeting Western capitals. The Peresvet laser systems received by the troops are stationed near places of permanent deployment, which are fitted out with the infrastructure necessary for combat duty.
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Since then, Canadian broadcasters Bell Media, CBC Radio and Rogers Media have also made a decision to drop the song this year. Loesser said she was upset about the furore because "it's a song my father wrote for him and my mother to sing at parties".
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Chang'e 4 is the next in the line of China's Chang'e missions, and would be the first craft to land on the Moon's far side. Beijing is planning to send another lunar lander, Chang´e-5, next year to collect samples and bring them back to earth.
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His mother replied by telling him to be careful to which Fields shot back, "we're not the one (sic) who need to be careful". Heather Heyer , a 32-year-old paralegal and civil rights activist, was killed, and almost three dozen others were injured.