Andrey Zagorsky


Director of IMEMO RAS Department of Disarmament and Conflict Resolution.

RIAC member.

Graduated from MGIMO. Has a Ph.D. in History.

Head of the Department for Disarmament and Conflict Resolution of the Center for International Security at the Evgeny Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMEMO).

Professor at the MGIMO Department of International Relations and Foreign Policy of Russia.

1992–1999: Vice-Rector of MGIMO (Director of Research and External Relations).

2000–2001: Senior Vice-President and Project Director at the EastWest Institute with location in Prague.

2002: Faculty Member, the Geneva Centre for Security Policy.
Author of more than 350 scientific publications on European Security, Post-Soviet Studies, Arms Control, Arctic Studies and Russian foreign and Security policy.



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Poll conducted

  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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