Cold War

US withdrawing from Cold War nuclear arms control treaty with Russia, citing Russian violations

Mike Pompeo, U.S. secretary of state, listens during a meeting on trade talks between the U.S. and China in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C., Jan. 31, 2019. (ABC News)- The U.S. is withdrawing from a historic Cold War-era nuclear arms control treaty because of Russia’s ongoing violation, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Friday. The…