With the exception of SALT-I, he has played major and minor roles in each of the most important arms treaties between the two nuclear powers over the past 50 years. He had previously met Russian President Vladimir Putin when Biden was vice president and Putin was prime minister.
What do Biden’s years of Russian experience tell us about his approach today? As a senator and vice-president, he was often sent to Russia as a close diplomatic. Although not always successful, he played a leading role in shaping United States foreign policy, particularly with the expansion of NATO and the negotiation and ratification of United States treaties. weapons.