Russia - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (16.11.18)

Q – Russian senators have proposed preparing a new version of Russia’s nuclear deterrence doctrine and updating the conditions under which Russia uses nuclear weapons. How could you interpret this initiative?

France maintains regular dialogue with the other nuclear-weapons states on nuclear doctrines and in this framework asks its partners to safeguard, in an international security context marked by growing tensions and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, strategic stability and undiminished security for all.