In the News: President Putin Affirms Importance of GICNT

In remarks sent to the Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism (GICNT), President Putin said, “It is important that despite a difficult global situation, members of the Initiative continue to cooperate as partners in a constructive manner, based on a mutual understanding of issues related to the threat of nuclear terrorism.” The GICNT was created in 2006 when Russian President Putin and U.S. President George W. Bush announced it during the G8 summit in St. Petersburg.