Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate Transmitting the Annual Report on Soviet Noncompliance With Arms Control Agreements
Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)
Pursuant to Public Law 99 - 145, I am forwarding herewith the classified and unclassified versions of the Administration's report to the Congress on Soviet Noncompliance with Arms Control Agreements.
The information contained in this report, in addition to that provided in our previous reports, is essential to understanding the problems we face in seeking to achieve sound, equitable, and verifiable arms reductions agreements that will strengthen our security and that of our allies.
report also provides a summary of Soviet implementation of the INF Treaty. The
INF Treaty is meeting our goal of complete elimination of an entire class of
am confident Congress fully shares my concern about Soviet noncompliance.
Congressional consensus on this issue has been indispensable to my
Administration's efforts to secure corrective action, and to pursue the kind of
arms reductions agreements that will best serve the interests of the
Note: Identical letters were sent to Jim Wright, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and George Bush, President of the Senate.