... positions in Central Asia after the ISAF operation concludes, and its reduced engagement in the region, Washington may recall its complaints about Article 12 of the CANWFZ Treaty, which is interpreted by the West as a possible pretext for Russia to deploy nuclear weapons in Central Asia. Central Asian Nuclear-Free Zone or CSTO? Nuclear Weapon Free Areas When the Central Asian states proposed the nuclear-free zone in the mid-1990s, the nuclear powers did not hesitate to support the initiative. However, while the republics ...
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In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements 33 (31%) U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity 30 (28%) U.S. wants to dissolve Russia 24 (22%) U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China 21 (19%)