Russia suspends deal on plutonium disposal

Russian President Vladimir Putin has suspended an agreement with the US on the disposal of weapons-grade plutonium.

He said his decision was prompted by “unfriendly” acts from Washington. Relations continue to sour after the US and other nations condemned Russian bombings in Syria. Our correspondent Elena Casas has more from Moscow.

 

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