Senators pile on demands for nuclear pork as the price of their vote for the treaty.
I asked him to take me into the back room and explain the decision to vote for the treaty.
The other Republican worry is that the treaty will prevent the development of missile defenses.
Gibraltar was ceded to Britain in perpetuity under the 1713 treaty of Utrecht.
“They only signed a [trade] treaty when they needed our help—even though it was a one-sided treaty in their favor,” Trump says.
The treaty of Utrecht secured to Britain a monopoly of that traffick.
At the same time a treaty of alliance, offensive and defensive was concluded.
In 1726, the treaty of Hanover was delayed by these means a whole year.
Charles answered his entreaties by signing the treaty with his own hand.
Any man can sign a treaty, I suppose, if you tell him what kind of treaty it must be.
late 14c., "treatment, discussion," from Old French traité "assembly, agreement, treaty," from Latin tractatus "discussion, handling," from tractare "to handle, manage" (see treat). Sense of "contract between nations" is first recorded early 15c.