WINDHOEK, June 25 (RIA Novosti) - Russian President
Dmitry Medvedev said on Thursday that dialogue is continuing
with Washington on linking strategic arms reduction with the
U.S. plans to deploy missile defenses in central Europe.
"No one has closed doors so far. We are continuing
dialogue on these issues with our American partners, including
on the link between missile defenses and strategic arms
reductions," Medvedev told a news conference in the capital of
Russia and the U.S. have been involved in comprehensive
talks over a new nuclear arms reduction deal to replace the
START 1 treaty, which expires in December.