The Treaty with the United States in the field of nuclear energy is in fact not working still in 2014, said Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Ryabkov in the process of consideration in the state Duma the decision about temporary suspension of the Treaty with the United States on plutonium disposition.
"De facto basic agreement remains in force, the practical interaction of all the specific directions in each area is minimized in 2014 by the Americans themselves on politically trumped-up pretexts ", – quotes his words RIA " Novosti ".
According to the law, which is based on the consideration of the state Duma, one of the conditions for renewal – reduction of the military infrastructure and the number of US forces on the territories of countries-members of NATO that joined the Alliance after September 1, 2000, to the level where they were on the day of entry into force of the Treaty and of its protocols. Also among the conditions – the failure of the US hostile policy towards Russia, which shall be expressed in the abolition of the law of Sergei Magnitsky, and against Russia of the provisions of the law of the United States 2014 on freedom support of Ukraine, the abolition of all penalties imposed by Washington regarding individual subjects of Russia, Russian companies and individuals. in Addition, the rules specify compensation for damages suffered by Russia in the end of introduction of sanctions, including losses from the introduction of forced counter-sanctions on the US, as well as the submission States a clear plan of irreversible disposition plutonium under the agreement. In early October, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the suspension of the Treaty with the United States on plutonium disposition due to the unfriendly actions of the US capital. The leadership of the Russian Federation commented that the Russian Federation was unilaterally executed a contract with the U.S. weapon-grade plutonium disposition, but given the current tensions didn't think it possible. Later, Prime Minister Medvedev D. A. signed a decree on the suspension of a Treaty between the governments of Russia and the USA about cooperation in research and development in nuclear and energy spheres.