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Northeast Asia Security Roundtable

On November 8, 2018, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) held an expert discussion on inter-Korean relations and the situation in Northeast Asia. Delegation from the Korea Institute for Defense Analyses (KIDA) took part in the roundtable. On November 8, 2018, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) held an expert discussion on inter-Korean relations and the situation in Northeast ...


Regional Security in Northeast Asia and the Russia–Japan–U.S. Triangle

RIAC Policy Brief 16, 2018 The three nations of Russia, Japan, and the United States face common security challenges in Northeast Asia. The nuclear problem of the Korean Peninsula remains the most pressing among these. Despite the recent positive developments, its long term solution remains far from guaranteed. The task of accommodating the growing China’s influence ...


RIAC and NCAFP Host U.S.–Japan–Russia Trilateral in New York

The Conference focuses on the future of Northeast Asia and the challenges and opportunities it faces. Much of the discussion is devoted to Russia's and U.S. stances towards the region and the impact their bilateral ties have on cooperation with countries of the region and ensuring their stability....


Andrey Kortunov Meets with CIGS Foreign Policy President Kuni Miyake

On February 9, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, met with Kuni Miyake, Foreign Policy President, Canon Institute for Global Studies ( CIGS ). The parties discussed security and development issues in Northeast Asia, the relations within Russia-China-U.S. triangle and prospects of Russia-Japan cooperation in various spheres. Hideaki Ishii, advisor, Japan's embassy to Russia, participated in the discussion.


Andrey Kortunov and ROK Ambassador Park Ro-Byug Discussed Northeast Asia Security Issues

On October 3 Andrey Kortunov, Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council, had a meeting with Park Ro-byug, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Russia. The following issues were covered during the meeting: Northeast Asia and particularly Korean Peninsula security issues; multilateral military and political confidence-building system of measures in the North Pacific Ocean region; possible change in the role of the USA in terms of the upcoming presidential ...


Japan–US Union and Southeast Asia: Getting closer to cement the status quo?

... NobusukeKishi, the grandfather of Shinzō Abe and crucial landmark for the current head of the Japanese government. Until recently, Southeast Asia had not been a region of focus for the US-Japan relationship, the report reads. Since the end of the Cold War, Northeast Asia has remained Japan’s main security perimeter (we will have more on the regional pattern later), and the DPRK and PRC were considered the principal threats. The importance of Southeast Asia for both Japan and the US remained mostly ...


Future Relations between Russia and South Korea Discussed at RIAC

On October 6, 2015, Russian International Affairs Council, the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy ( KIEP ) and Carnegie Moscow Center held roundtable "The Rise of Eurasia and Future Russian-South Korean Cooperation" with assistance of the ROK Embassy to Moscow. Timed to the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and the Republic of Korea, the event offered a series of reports and presentations by diplomats, government officials, experts...


Russian-South Korean Working Paper Presented at RIAC

On September 7, 2015, the Russian International Affairs Council held the presentation of the Russian-South Korean working paper " Security and Cooperation in Northeast Asia " authored by Russian Ambassador Gleb Ivashentsov and Director of Institute for Russian , East European and Eurasian Studies at Seoul National University Beom-Shik Shin . The event was attended by diplomats, government officials,...


Security and Cooperation in Northeast Asia: the Russian-South Korean Experts Joint Paper

Working Paper 25/2015 In 2015 Russia and South Korea celebrate the 25th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations. Much has been accomplished, but significant potential for collaboration in Northeast Asia to address new and traditional threats remains untapped. In this analytical paper experts of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and Institute for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies ( IREEES ), Seoul National University ...


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