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The project Global Internet Governance and International Information Security is part of the PIR Center Emerging Technologies and Global Security prog...

The project Emerging Technologies and Global Security is part of the PIR Center eponymous program and aimed at exploring the potential for cooperation...

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The recent PIR Center report, “Iran in the Regional and Global Perspective” offers a fresh twist on advice for negotiators as they continue to work on an agreement. As a compilation of articles by experts who met in Bangkok and Moscow in 2014 to explore the prerequisites of longer term solutions for...

The book “The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy” by David Hoffman is a true documentary thriller focusing on the most difficult period of the 20th century. The international situation at that time is described as teetering on the brink of a nuclear world ...

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How does financial intelligence work in Russia? What are the principles of international legislation on countering money laundering and the financing of terrorism? And what are the challenges facing financial intelligence services in the 21stcentury? We have put our questions to Alexander Spirodonov...

“Slow and steady wins the race. But the “slow” bit can safely be omitted when talking about the dynamics of Russian-Ukrainian rapprochement. We have wasted enough time already. A far greater danger would be resting on our laurels. The success we have achieved over the past year has not yet become an...

“In the military-political context, cooperation between Israel and Latin America has several effects, not all of them uniformly positive. Such cooperation strengthens the defense industries of Latin American countries, and better military technology helps them in their fight against terrorism and cr...

In 2010-2015, PIR Center has prepared three nongovernmental White Papers exploring the possibilities to strengthen different aspects of the nuclear nonproliferation regime. This report focuses on following up on PIR Center’s recommendations on implementation of the article VI of the NPT and creation...

I am going to talk about Afghanistan, about the possible influences of Afghanistan on Central Asia and also about Russian policy in the region, regarding the situation in Afghanistan.  We’re not going to catch up on the whole situation in Afghanistan.  We are more concerned about the northern provin...

Dear colleagues. I'll focus on the several ascpects of the Collective Security Treaty Organization's activity in countering challenges to security in Central Asia and Europe.

You would probably agree that Central Asia is not the most trouble-free region: civil war in Tajikistan (1990-s), revolutions...

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