Obama, Putin to sign new deal on reducing nuclear threat

U.S. President Barack Obama (L) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G8 Summit at Lough Erne in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland June 17, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque   (Reuters) – President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin said they would sign an agreement on securing and destroying nuclear material to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons, replacing a 1992 deal that expired on Monday. Obama and Putin met privately at the G8 summit to talk about pressing security issues and agreed to work together to protect, control and account for nuclear weapons. (More on this… Courtesy: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/06/18/us-g8-usa-russia-nuclear-idUSBRE95H00720130618

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