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RIAC at 7th World Peace Forum

On June 14–15, 2018, Beijing hosted a regular 7th World Peace Forum, one of the most representative and authoritative events on the international security issues and strategic stability in the Asia-Pacific region. The Forum is traditionally organized by Tsinghua University and Chinese People's Institute of Foreign Affairs (CPIFA). On June 14–15, 2018, Beijing hosted a regular ...

18.07.2018

Experts and Practitioners from Arctic Countries Discuss Cooperation Opportunities and Security Risks in the Arctic

On July 11, 2018, Timur Makhmutov, RIAC Deputy Director of Programs, made a speech within the seminar on security and development in the Arctic. The event was organized by George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies and gathered more than 30 participants from the Arctic countries, as well as the EU, actively involved in analytical and practical work in the area of Arctic studies. On July 11, 2018, Timur Makhmutov , RIAC Deputy Director of Programs, made a speech within the seminar...

18.07.2018

How to Reduce Nuclear Risks in Helsinki

Reaffirming that a nuclear war cannot be won and must never be fought, the United States and Russia could agree to specific steps at Helsinki to reduce nuclear risks Presidents Trump and Putin will finally meet next week in Helsinki for a bilateral summit. Throughout the Cold War, summits between US and Soviet leaders were overwhelmingly welcomed in both countries and the world as an opportunity to reduce tensions. After the Cold War, these meetings became routine. Today, the scheduling of the...

12.07.2018

Towards a NATO-Russia Basic Understanding

Task Force on Cooperation in Greater Europe Position Paper Task Force Position Paper About the Task Force The Task Force, a select group of senior statesmen and women drawn from the key states of greater Europe, brings forward proposals to allow all countries of the region to decisively break with the costly legacy of the Cold War and focus more effectively on meeting the emerging political, economic, and security challenges of the 21st century. It addresses the causes of current levels of mistrust...

10.07.2018

Kazakhstan, the Requisite Model and Mediator to North Korean Denuclearization

The Kazakhstan model of denuclearization can work for North Korea After a year full of escalatory rhetoric, nuclear tests, and threats of war, the recent de-escalation of the North Korean crisis has come as a welcome respite. In April 2018, during the meeting between the leaders of North and South Korea, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un symbolically entered South Korean territory, becoming the first North Korean leader to do so. In June, US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un...

04.07.2018

RIAC at IAI Expert Meeting «Russia and the West: What future for the European Security Architecture and the OSCE?»

On June 25, 2018, Vienna hosted a round-table discussion organized by the Italian Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali — IAI) focusing on «Russia and the West: What future for the European Security Architecture and the OSCE?» On June 25, 2018, Vienna hosted a round-table discussion organized by the Italian Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali — IAI ) focusing on «Russia and the West: What future for the European Security Architecture...

28.06.2018

Meeting with U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton

On June 27, 2018, at the residence of the U.S. Ambassador to Russia, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, Dmitry Trenin, RIAC Member, Director of the Carnegie Moscow Center, and Dmitry Suslov, RIAC expert, had a meeting with the U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton and the U.S. National Security Council staff, visiting Moscow. On June 27, 2018, at the residence of the U.S. Ambassador to Russia, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, Dmitry Trenin, RIAC Member, Director of the Carnegie...

28.06.2018

Andrey Kortunov Speaks at Chatham House London Conference on the State of World Politics

On June 21–22, 2018, Chatham House, the British think-tank, is hosting the fourth annual London Conference on the state of world politics. On June 21–22, 2018, Chatham House, the British think-tank, is hosting the fourth annual London Conference on the state of world politics. This year the main theme of the conference is declared as "Responses to a New Era of Global Competition." The conference is attended by experts, diplomats, and public figures from more than seventy countries. Andrey...

25.06.2018

Russia and China: Cooperation in a New Era. Results of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and of the Russian Presidential Election

RIAC and CASS Policy Brief #17 / 2018 The period of 2017–2018 marks the beginning of a new political cycle in the internal development of both the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China. The starting points for this cycle were the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) that took place in October 2017 and the victory of Vladimir Putin in the Russian presidential election held on March 18, 2018. The National Congress set the priorities for further reforms and...

21.06.2018

RIAC Takes Part in the 30th International Seminar on Security and Defense in Toledo

The seminar in 2018 focused on hybrid warfare, fake news (fake news), and post-truth issues. 19–20 June 2018, Toledo, Spain, hosted the 30th International Seminar on Security and Defense. The forum, organized by the Association of European Journalists, traditionally took place in partnership with the Government of Spain and the Ministry of Defense of the country. The seminar in 2018 focused on hybrid warfare, fake news, and post-truth issues. The forum gathered a significant number of representatives...

21.06.2018
 

Poll conducted

  1. Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
    Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal  
     36 (35%)
    Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions  
     27 (26%)
    While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution  
     22 (21%)
    Armed conflict still cannot be avoided  
     12 (12%)
    Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region  
     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
     2 (2%)
 
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