November 15, 2018 / 9:32 AM / a month ago

Putin discusses nuclear pact with U.S.'s Pence

Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) speaks with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a meeting on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit in Singapore November 15, 2018. Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERS

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said he discussed Washington’s plans to exit the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) arms treaty with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence when they met in Singapore on Thursday.

Speaking to reporters at a summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Putin said he and Pence had also discussed relations with Iran.

Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Gareth Jones

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