Negotiations between Moscow and Washington on disarmament and non-proliferation of nuclear weapons in the current year were less productive, though regular. On this, as reported by "Kommersant" newspaper, told the director of the department on non-proliferation and arms control, the Russian Foreign Ministry Mikhail Ulyanov.
"They (the contacts) is sufficiently active, - he said. - Bilateral contacts, and in the framework of the "five" (nuclear powers - Russia, the United Kingdom, China, the USA and France). "He added that Russia and the United States contacts on these issues over the past year have become less "productive".