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11.03.2019

"After the leaders of the United States and the DPRK failed to reach a compromise on further steps for the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula in Hanoi, the parties sent each other signals that in case of a complete failure of the negotiation process, they will be ready to continue on the previous course. At the same time, Pyongyang did not immediately start preparations for a full-scale missile test, and Washington decided to limit the scope of its exercises with South Korea. This means that both capitals are set to continue negotiations and expect that the other side will become more сoncessive," Adlan MargoevDirector of the PIR Center “Russia and Nuclear Nonproliferation” program. 

08.02.2019

“Vienna document is a good example of a politically binding agreement having a verification mechanism. This system works, however, as long as it is a multilateral arrangement reached within the framework of OSCE. Bilateral political documents concerning arms control function quite ineffectively”, – PIR Center Board Chairman Evgeny Buzhinskiy. 

21.01.2019

“During your tenure, you took an active part in the discussions of the Board, formulating concrete recommendations on a number of important issues. I applaud your important contribution to the work of the Board,” — Antonio Guterres, the UN Secretary-General.


No. 15 (2000): U.S. National Missile Defense: Consequences for Strategic Stability and Arms Control (In Russian).

nz15.jpgThis publication prepared under the project Nuclear Arms Control is a collection of articles by Russian and foreign experts on major problems related to the U.S. plans on the national missile defense system. The issues raised include the impact of the U.S. National Missile Defense on strategic stability and the balance of power between Russia and the U.S.A., European allies’ attitude to the U.S. plans, consequences of the deployment of national missile defense for international relations, China’s approach to missile defense issues, and space militarization prospects.

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