The sides agree that the subject of the negotiations will be a complex of questions concerning space and nuclear arms, both strategic and intermediate range, with all the questions considered and resolved in their interrelationship. The objective of the negotiations will be to work out effective agreements aimed at preventing an arms race in space and terminating it on earth, at limiting and reducing nuclear arms and at strength- ening strategic stability.
N.Y. Times, Jan. 9, 1985, at 11, col. 4. In October of 1985, the U.S.S.R. then demanded that the components be considered in their interrelatedness, as agreed in the January joint communiqué. Pravda, Oct. 13, 1985 at 5 (27:41 Current Dig. Soviet Press 22).