Chairman of PIR Center, Lieutenant-General (retired).
RIAC member and vice-president.
Graduated from the Military Institute, Frunze Military Academy. Ph.D. in Military Sciences.
1976–1992: served in different positions as officer of the General Staff.
1992–2009: International Treaty Directorate of the Main Directorate for International Military Cooperation of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation.
2002–2009: Head of the International Treaty Directorate, Deputy Head of the Main Directorate for International Military Cooperation of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation.
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%)