START gets initial approval in Russia
December 24th, 2010
10:28 AM ET
3 years ago

START gets initial approval in Russia

Moscow (CNN) - The lower house of the Russian parliament gave preliminary approval Friday to START, a nuclear arms reduction treaty between Russia and the United States.

The State Duma voted 350-58 in favor of the accord Friday. It needed 225 votes to pass.

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  1. Superhiro

    In Soviet Russia... START approves you!

    December 24, 2010 11:29 am at 11:29 am |