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Protocols 1, 2 and 3 to the South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone Treaty (the Treaty of Rarotonga) come into force for France.
20.09.1996
China ratifies regarding Protocols I and II to the African Nuclear-Weapon-Free-Zone Treaty (the Treaty of Pelindaba).
20.09.1996

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21.08.2019

Amb. Roland Timerbaev – a luminary in the field of nonproliferation, an undisputed authority, a great teacher and mentor – has passed away.


27.06.2019

“Autonomous systems are gradually displacing humans from the battlefield, and in many aspects, this can be a boon to the military, who are exposed to less risk. However, at the same time, humans transfer to artificial intelligence (AI) a part of their powers, and consequently a part of their responsibility. According to experts, neural networks will probably never learn to explain their decisions to humans. This can become a serious problem once AI is involved in such areas as intelligence, data analysis, communications and control, scenario development, and in the long run decision making.” – Director of PIR Center’s Emerging Technologies and Global Security Project Vadim Kozyulin.

12.05.2019

“The latest prepcom has two main opposite results: in two weeks it was not possible to reach consensus among the NPT members and agree on the text of recommendations for the 2020 Review Conference, but it was decided to appoint Argentinean diplomat Rafael Mariano Grossi as the Chair of the Review Conference – his formal appointment will take place at the end of 2019," Adlan Margoev, PIR Center “Russia and Nuclear Nonproliferation” Program Director. 

Vladimir Orlov for Russia in Global Affairs Journal

«Все позволено» и новая уязвимость

 Владимир Орлов


Дело было без малого два десятилетия назад. Мне принесли рукопись книги. Называлась она «Информационные вызовы национальной и международной безопасности». Это сейчас проблематика международной информационной безопасности (МИБ) – или «кибербезопасности», как ее, сильно упрощая, еще называют – у всех на слуху и находится в топе глобальных угроз. А тогда о МИБ не то чтобы никто не говорил: говорили, конечно, особенно в узких экспертных кругах, но как-то «через запятую», и эта проблема оказывалась на заднем плане. А вскоре случилось 11 сентября, и угроза международного терроризма на время затмила все остальные.

Россия в глобальной политике

Том 17, № 2, март-апрель 2019 г.

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