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Meeting with Experts from the National Assembly Research Service (Republic of Korea)

On June 17, 2019, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) hosted a meeting with experts from the National Assembly Research Service (Republic of Korea) On June 17, 2019, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) hosted a meeting with experts from the National Assembly Research Service (Republic of Korea). A delegation consisted of Foreign Affairs and National Security Team’s Legislative Researchers Kim Do-Hee, Park Myung-Hee and Park Je-Woong. RIAC Deputy Director of Programs Timur...

17.06.2019

Prospects of Resolving the Korean Nuclear Problem

Settling the nuclear problem of the Korean Peninsula is a new and unique task of global significance The tensions that have surrounded the Korean Peninsula in recent years are among the principal threats to international security. The world once again started discussing the possibility ...

15.03.2019

Russia-South Korea Roundtable on the Situation with the Korean Peninsula

On December 5, 2018, a Russia-South Korea Roundtable on the Situation with the Korean Peninsula was held in Moscow. On December 5, 2018, a Russia-South Korea Roundtable on the Situation with the Korean Peninsula was held in Moscow. Wi Sung Rak, former Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Russia, made a report at the event....

09.12.2018

RIAC Roundtable on Russia–Korea Relations

... speech that was followed by an expert discussion on the regional security and prospects for the two state’s cooperation On August 29, 2018, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) held a roundtable discussion regarding the situation on the Korean peninsula and Russian-Korean relations. Suh Choo Suk, Vice Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea, delivered a speech that was followed by an expert discussion on the regional security and prospects for the two state’s cooperation....

30.08.2018

Trump — Kim Summit: A Gamble beyond Optics

US and North Korea have called the Summit a historic success, but it was also a compulsion in light of lack of alternatives The world is talking of this Summit as a historic moment with hopes that it will bring peace to Korean Peninsula. Reading between the lines, beyond the niceties and magnificent optics displayed, some realities do emerge, which will indicate that it is beginning of a great gamble by both sides. This issue had crossed the limit of being a bilateral ...

14.06.2018

Not Just for Christmas

The Symbiosis of Peace and Non-Proliferation in the Korean Peninsula It was the most miraculous Christmas truce since the First World War. After a year in which the prospect of conflict on the Korean peninsula never appeared greater, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea offered an unexpected olive ...

22.03.2018

Meeting with Kansai Association of Corporate Executives Delegation from Japan

... logistics, and consulting companies, and Japanese experts on regional and global security issues. The following issues were discussed during the meeting: topical aspects of Russian-Japanese relations, the prospects for resolving the security crisis on the Korean peninsula, the dynamics of the military-political situation in the Asia-Pacific region, as well as the new global threats to international stability. Japanese visitors got an overview of RIAC projects on Asia-Pacific regional issues and Russia-Japan ...

16.03.2018

Northeast Asia Security Problems: The Korean Dimension–2017

... regional security problem in Northeast Asia has several aspects. First, the US seeks to use the Korean crisis for exerting pressure on China. In his statements Donald Trump repeatedly emphasizes that Beijing “must” resolve the nuclear problem of the Korean Peninsula for the benefit of the US. The sanction-type measures are being imposed on Chinese companies for their trade with the DPRK. The second aspect is connected with deployment of the ABM THAAD elements on the Korean Peninsula: while it is ...

30.11.2017

Hwasong-15 Missile: What's Next?

... means other than the political one. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov, speaking on November 27 at the 8th Asian Conference of the Valdai Discussion Club , presented the Russian stage-by-stage plan for the settlement of the crisis on the Korean peninsula. According to the Deputy Foreign Minister, the first step should be the reduction of military tension. Its starting point is the so-called "double freezing" - suspension of missile launches and nuclear tests by the DPRK in exchange ...

30.11.2017

Briefing on Russia-U.S. Relations for the Embassy of the Republic of Korea Staff

On November 22 Alexander Dynkin, RIAC member, President of RAS Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Academician; Pavel Zolotaryov, Major-General, Deputy Director at RAS Institute of USA and Canada; and Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, held a briefing for the staff of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Moscow on Russia-U.S. relations and their impact on political, military, and strategic situation in the Northeast Asia region. On November 22 Alexander Dynkin, RIAC...

26.11.2017
 

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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