Russia: arms control, disarmament and international security. IMEMO supplement to the Russian edition of the SIPRI Yearbook 2021

Topic: International security
Region: Europe
Year: 2022
Publisher: IMEMO
Authors / Editors: ,
ISBN: 978-5-9535-0518-5


The volume provides IMEMO contributions to the Russian Edition of the 2020 SIPRI Yearbook: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security.

The authors analyze the Ukraine crisis and the start of the Russian special military operation, the Russia-NATO relationship dynamics and the NATO’s new strategic concept, problems of strategic stability and the prospects for a follow-on START treaty, issues of transparency and control over nuclear warheads. The book also focuses on the key factors of cyberwarfare and reviews the modern stage of the US Middle East policy as well as the problems of navigation safety in the Arabian Sea and the Persian Gulf.

DOI: 10.20542/978-5-9535-0518-5

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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