The future of arms control in Europe

Withdrawing from the treaty is part of President Vladimir Putin’s wider strategy to secure Russia’s sphere of influence and keeping a place at the High Table of global affairs. Image courtesy of the Office of the Russian President.



  • US Air Force McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle
  • Akula class submarine
  • Russian Guard of honour
  • Russian armed forces modernisation
  • RFS Admiral Chabanenko
  • German Navy and Russian Navy
  • President Vladimir Putin