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    Russia, US Agree Number of Ballistic Missile Tests in 2016

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    Moscow and Washington agreed the number of test-launches of ballistic missiles which will be subjected to telemetry data exchange.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia and the United States have agreed the number of test-launches of ballistic missiles that will be subject to telemetry data exchange, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.

    "The 11th session of the Bilateral Consultative Commission under the Russia-US New START Treaty took place in Geneva on April 6-19. The Russian and US delegations continued to discuss practical issues related to the implementation of the Treaty," the ministry said in a statement.

    "The delegations has taken a coordinated decision on the number of tests of intercontinental and submarine-launched ballistic missiles in 2016 and the exchange of telemetry information on these launches," the statement said.


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