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  1. arms racenoun

    a competition between nations to have the most powerful armaments

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  1. Vladimir Putin:

    I fully agree with him -- however, to prevent a possible arms [ race ], we should think about it, we should do something about it, give corresponding instructions to our Foreign Ministry and the US State Department.

  2. Hurst Lin:

    It's an arms race.

  3. Juan Canale:

    There was a kind of arms race.

  4. Congresswoman Gabbard:

    As President, I will immediately begin work to end this new Cold War and nuclear arms race, end our interventionist foreign policy of carrying out wasteful regime change wars, and instead redirect our precious resources towards serving the needs of the people right here at home.

  5. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov:

    We warn that at some stage of the development of the American missile defence systems, we will have to take adequate measures to ensure our own security, we don't intend to get drawn into an expensive arms race but we will provide the defensive capabilities of our country reliably.


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