Stopping START. Part II

    MR. CHEREMUSHKIN (Interfax News Agency):  For a long time, U.S. and Russia were rivals.  Does United States view Russia as a continuing threat to its national security?  And are you concerned about Russian new build up of more powerful ICBMs? SEC. GATES:  No.  I think that we are — we have — I don’t see Russia as a threat.  I see Russia — Russian-U.S. relations | Read More »

    Stopping START. Part II

    MR. CHEREMUSHKIN (Interfax News Agency):  For a long time, U.S. and Russia were rivals.  Does United States view Russia as a continuing threat to its national security?  And are you concerned about Russian new build up of more powerful ICBMs? SEC. GATES:  No.  I think that we are — we have — I don’t see Russia as a threat.  I see Russia — Russian-U.S. relations | Read More »