U.S. Department of State and Georgetown University Host a Discussion on the New START Treaty
On April 8th, 2010, President Obama and President Medvedev signed the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (the New START Treaty), which would reduce the arsenals of the world’s two leading nuclear powers and contribute to strategic stability. It includes important inspection and verification measures to ensure compliance with the Treaty. The New START Treaty is before the Senate for its advice and consent to ratification.
This event is open to the public and the media.
Media representatives should check in at the Copley Formal Lounge reception desk. Pre-set time for cameras is 1:00 p.m. Final access time for writers and stills is 1:45 p.m.
Georgetown University Media Contact:
Media Relations Officer
U.S. Department of State Media Contact:
Bureau of Verification, Compliance and Implementation