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24.03.2021

The Security Index Occasional Paper Series came out with the report «CSTO allies of Russia: an assessment of the quality of dialogue and the possibility of formulating joint positions on key issues of nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament» by Nadezhda Kulibaba.


 

17.03.2021

This report was published following a series of joint seminars between PIR Center and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS, USA) under the general title “Reducing Nuclear Risks in the Era of Great Power Rivalry” (November 12 - December 9, 2020). The report presents an extract of the views of Russian and American experts on strategic stability issues and outlines the basic principles of building a prospective arms control architecture. In particular, they touched upon the issues of structuring the negotiation process, as well as the prospects for achieving both legally and politically binding agreements in this area. The report is available in Russian.

15.03.2021

“On March 1-5 in Vienna there was held a session of the IAEA Board of Governors, which was dedicated to the issue of the return of the United States and Iran to the JCPOA as well as to the issue of Iran's withdrawal from the implementation of the nuclear deal provisions. Earlier, Iran announced the cessation of the voluntary fulfillment of the obligations, including those under the Additional Protocol, since February 23 in accordance with the provisions of the law adopted in December 2020 in Iran. Thus, Iran has suspended some IAEA inspections, as well as the transfer of recordings from video cameras installed at nuclear facilities”. On the results of the meeting of the IAEA Board of Governors in the main note of the 530th issue of the Yaderny Kontrol bulletin.

15.03.2021

This report was published following a series of joint seminars between PIR Center and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS, USA) under the general title “Reducing Nuclear Risks in the Era of Great Power Rivalry” (November 12 - December 9, 2020). The report presents an extract of the views of Russian and American experts on strategic stability issues and outlines the basic principles of building a prospective arms control architecture. In particular, they touched upon the issues of structuring the negotiation process, as well as the prospects for achieving both legally and politically binding agreements in this area. The report is available in Russian.

08.03.2021

"The most important values for me are family and a sense of inner freedom",  the Executive Assistant of PIR Center Director (2001-2004) Elena Polidva.

04.03.2021

We are going to discuss an important milestone in the history of nuclear nonproliferation ‒ the public reports of the Russian SVR dated 1993 and 1995, the preparation and public nature of which were initiated by Yevgeny Primakov. Today, these reports are an irreplaceable «handbook» for both students and experts specializing in nuclear nonproliferation. Moreover, our meeting is intended for the «PIR younger generations», junior experts in the field of nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament», ‒ Vladimir Orlov, Director of PIR Center.


02.03.2021

The research is devoted to the study of developing nuclear energy by one of the key Middle Eastern countries. It is divided into three sections: the driving factors for Saudi Arabia to develop nuclear power and non-proliferation concerns; the review of the nuclear energy suppliers to the Middle East; the Saudi Arabia-Russia cooperation and its prospects. The research is now available in English.

 

 


24.02.2021

The research is devoted to the study of developing nuclear energy by one of the key Middle Eastern countries. It is divided into three sections: the driving factors for Saudi Arabia to develop nuclear power and non-proliferation concerns; the review of the nuclear energy suppliers to the Middle East; the Saudi Arabia-Russia cooperation and its prospects.

19.02.2021

"At the PIR Center, or, better to say, with the PIR Center, I spent 22 years of my life... PIR Center is a good school of life. It works like a meat grinder. It grinds you, but as it should, and then it forms a very high-quality person. It gives you the right guidelines for the future life, with regard to interaction, attitude to work in general, responsibility, meeting deadlines, teamwork without any frames", ‒ Dmitry Polikanov, Member of the PIR Center Executive Board.

18.02.2021

“The United States is increasingly entering long-term great powers’ strategic competition in cyberspace. In this regard, the USA needs a new strategy of actions in cyberspace – a strategy of a persistent engagement or constant implementation of proactive cyber operations that do not reach the level of an armed conflict”, ‒ PIR Center intern Sergeу Sebekin.

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