[size=30]Moscow explains why Pyongyang has developed its nuclear arsenal[/size]
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Trend Press / Moscow
MOSCOW - Russia supports the universalization of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) and calls on all countries, including North Korea, to sign the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), said Mikhail Ulyanov, director of non-proliferation and arms control at the Russian Foreign Ministry. North Korea under the current circumstances.
"Russia supports the universalization of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) and calls upon all countries to sign and ratify the treaty, as we have done for years," Ulyanov said in a press statement. Treaty ".
"But now it is completely unrealistic to rely on this, especially as Pyongyang sees its growing nuclear potential as a deterrent to hostile US policies. It can be assumed that this issue will only be resolved within the framework of resolving the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula," Ulyanov said. In recent years, North Korea has been developing intercontinental ballistic missiles and equipping them with nuclear warheads, citing the threat posed by America.http://aletejahtv.org/permalink/197068.html