PIR Center Midweek Brainstorming Session on the topic "Civil Nuclear Facilities during Armed Conflicts: Security Issues and Prevention of Terrorist Attacks"

PIR Calendar 2024: April

№ 10, 2024. PIR Center Published a New Occasional Paper of Security Index (in Russian) on the Key Players in the Global Nuclear Submarine Market

XXIII PIR Center International School on Global Security is Open for Applications

PIR Center provides access to an English-language online course on nuclear nonproliferation and arms control

April 15, 2024

A stable architecture of global security is unthinkable without a sustainable and controlled regime of nuclear nonproliferation or nuclear security. The turbulence and uncertainty of the global political climate today have given rise not only to new challenges and threats, but also to new, sometimes unexpected, opportunities [...]

April 15, 2024
Nuclear Technologies: Between Security Risks, Sanction Policies and Development Opportunities
Ubeev, Aleksey V.
April 4, 2024

Boosting relations between Russia and Africa – is this mission possible? Have all agreements been fulfilled so far? And what are the obstacles to overcome? Dr. Irina Abramova discusses the outcome of Russia-Africa summits in 2019 and 2023. It is underlined that Russia and Africa have common interests, and they are strategic, not tactical. She also touches upon the Russian competitors in the region as well as stereotypes towards Africa and "Africa multi-faces" in our perception [...]

April 4, 2024
«The Second Russia-Africa Summit and Beyond: Rapprochement is Strategic, not Tactical»: An Interview with Dr. Irina Abramova by Dr. Vladimir Orlov and Veronika Terpugova
Abramova, Irina O., Orlov, Vladimir A., Terpugova, Veronika A.

Security index

December 4, 2023

This research analyses the potential of the Russian semiconductor industry to assess the technological and technical capacity of an actor in international relations [...]

December 4, 2023
№1 (41), 2024. The Potential of the Semiconductor Industry in Russia in the Context of Great Power Competition
Juraev, Shakhboz A.
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Nuclear nonproliferation
March 21, 2024

Last week, the situation around Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) has escalated again — an […]

March 21, 2024
№ 6, 2024. Zaporizhzhia NPP: Escalation Zone 
Arov, Sviatoslav A.
Arms control
March 18, 2024

The words “strategic stability” are once again heard both in Moscow and in Washington, although […]

March 18, 2024
№ 5, 2024. Strategic stability in Russia-US relations at the current stage
Stefanovich, Dmitry V.
Atomic Energy
March 14, 2024

Graduates and student of the International Dual Degree M.A. Program “Global Security, Nuclear Policy and […]

March 14, 2024
№ 4, 2024. Nuclear Needs Women
Zubenko, Alexandra S.

PIR Press News

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April 16, 2024

MOSCOW. APRIL 15, 2024. PIR PRESS. «Thanks to the School, I gained new knowledge in […]

April 16, 2024

MGIMO University will once again act as a partner of the PIR Center International School on Global Security

April 11, 2024

On April 17, 2024, PIR Center will hold an expert seminar on the topic “Civil […]

April 11, 2024

PIR Center Midweek Brainstorming Session on the topic “Civil Nuclear Facilities during Armed Conflicts: Security Issues and Prevention of Terrorist Attacks”

March 28, 2024

MOSCOW. MARCH 28, 2024. PIR PRESS. «The author managed to develop the topic well. I […]

March 28, 2024

№ 10, 2024. PIR Center Published a New Occasional Paper of Security Index (in Russian) on the Key Players in the Global Nuclear Submarine Market

March 26, 2024

MOSCOW. MARCH 26, 2024. PIR PRESS. «I have commissioned this article to PIR Consultant Leonid Tsukanov […]

March 26, 2024

№ 9, 2024. PIR Center Publishes a New Article “International Terrorism: Threats Has Not Gone Away, Threat Has Lurked”

Nuclear Chronometer

January 31, 2024

Which of the listed false alarm incidents was not related to technical problems with nuclear early warning systems? (1) November 9, 1979 (USA); (2) June 3, 1980 (USA); (3) September 26, 1983 ("The Man Who Saved the World", USSR); (4) January 25, 1995 ("Norwegian Rocket Incident", Russia)

January 31, 2024
Which of the listed false alarm incidents was not related to technical problems with nuclear early warning systems?

Online-courses

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April 10, 2024

Online-course on nuclear nonproliferation and arms control

April 13, 2024

Placing weapons in space and turning the outer space into a potential arena of combat action poses a significant threat to strategic stability and global security. The deployment of various types of weapons in space could inflict serious damage on the existing arms control arrangements, especially in the area of nuclear and missile weapons. It could also trigger a new wave of the arms race, which could spiral to a whole new level [...]

April 13, 2024
«Military Use of Space» — from an article by H. E. Anatoly Antonov for Security Index Occasional Paper Series, 2012
March 25, 2024

Missile defense is a critical component of national security, as it provides protection against ballistic missiles, cruise missiles, and other aerial threats that could potentially cause significant damage or casualties [...]

March 25, 2024
Missile Defense and Arms Control: Valdai`s Perspective
Arov, Sviatoslav A.

What should be meant by strategic stability in case of future bilateral or multilateral talks on arms control?
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PIR Toast

February 10, 2024

MOSCOW. FEBRUARY 10, 2023. PIR PRESS. «Dear diplomats, employees, and veterans of the diplomatic service […]

February 10, 2024

PIR Center Greetings on Diplomatic Worker`s Day

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