Presidents Medvedev and Obama met in Prague today and signed the so-called New Start treaty which will see both countries reduce their stockpile of nuclear weapons by almost one third. But not everyone is impressed. Are you?
While the economic crisis had everyones attention last week, the House of Representatives, with little fanfare, approved President Bush’s ill-conceived nuclear agreement with India. Let us hope the Senate shows better judgment.
In the next step towards finally signing the Indo-US nuclear deal, the Indian Government on Thursday, released the text for safeguards agreement signed with UN watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
The Indian government is feeling the pressure from all sides - pressure to curb rising inflation, pressure from coalition partners over policy matters and pressure from US administration over nuclear deal.