Such a nuclear downgrading of Russia may be in line with the country’s current economic and technological potential, but it is a fact that Russian political and military leaders find hard to swallow. In time, Ivanov or another "successor" may realize that international agreements sometimes are better than a bunch of rusty nukes, but it is impossible to predict when Russia’s leaders will realize that fact.
Russia launched the much anticipated new class of nuclear ballistic missile submarine. The article above has some juicy bits. The conclusion is the most interesting, da? There are other places for the technical details.