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gosdep the USA: Contract SNV - 2 will be hardly signed on December, 5th

New Russian - the American contract on restriction of strategic offensive arms (SNV) will be hardly signed on December, 5th. Such statement was made by the representative of Presidential Administration of the USA of Ien Kelly.
According to the message of Gosdepa, I.Kelli has noticed that at present it is important to parties to develop the draught agreement by the end of December . He has specified that the most important thing - to make the good contract .
Period of validity of old contract SNV - 1, the USSR concluded still by presidents and the USA Michael Gorbachev and George Bush in 1991., expires on December, 5th 2009. The Russian and American parties conduct work on new arrangements that to December to co-ordinate the text of legally obliging document on the further reductions and restrictions of strategic arsenals.
we will remind, on July, 6th 2009. D.Medvedev and the US president B. Obama have agreed in the near future to sign the new legally obliging contract on reduction SNV.
In the document it was noticed that the parties have made the decision on the further reduction and restriction SNV. The arrangement that in seven years after the introduction of the contract into force and further the marginal level for strategic carriers will be in limits 500 - 1100 units, for the fighting charges connected with it - within 1500 - 1675 units is Thus reached.
It is established that period of validity of the new contract will make ten years if it is not replaced by other document. It is supposed to found a special executive office for the decision of the questions concerning realisation of contracts.