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"Trust, but verify."

Posted on Sat, June 25, 2016
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President Reagan and President Gorbachev spoke to dignitaries as they signed an Intermediate Range Nuclear Weapons Treaty in the White House. The treaty negoitiations were finalized as part of a U.S. Soviet summit held in Washington, DC.

The deployment of intermediate-range ballistic missiles in the 1980s ignited protests throughout Europe. The elimination of these weapons greatly reduced international tensions.