The defense Ministry is ready to intensify contacts with colleagues from the United States on the extension of the start Treaty

The building of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation

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MOSCOW, July 17. /TASS/. The Russian defense Ministry is ready to increase contacts with American colleagues on the General Staff to extend the term of the Contract on reduction of strategic offensive arms (SNV). This was reported on Tuesday to journalists the official representative of Department Igor Konashenkov.