Russia Suspending Nuclear Disposal Deals With US in Fallout Over Syria

October 11, 2016 02:25 PM
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Russia's upper house of parliament is expected to ratify the Russia-U.S. plutonium disposal treaty termination law October 12 in the latest curtailing of cooperation due to tensions over Syria. Failed cease-fire negotiations on Syria - and Russia's continued bombing campaign there - have plunged relations to a new low that analysts warn could spiral out of control. VOA's Daniel Schearf reports from Moscow.