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Celebrating without Russia

This summer the world celebrates the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act. The jubilee session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly was held in Finland's capital in early July, but the festivities turned pretty sour since Finland banned the entry of several members of the Russian delegation and Moscow refused to attend amidst the Russia-West relationship ...


Results of Helsinki+40 Project Presented at OSCE PA Anniversary Session

... was the venue of the final seminar under the Helsinki+40 project held to discuss the final version of the report compiled on the basis of debates and analytical materials produced by think tanks during the project period. The event was attended by OSCE PA President Ilkka Kanerva, OSCE PA Secretary General Spencer Oliver, GMF Senior Vice President Ivan Vejvoda, Director of Swedish Institute of International Affairs Mats Karlsson, RIAC member Professor Andrey Zagorsky of MGIMO-University, Director ...


Dialogue on the OSCE Decalogue

Interview with Spencer Oliver, the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Secretary General August 2015 marks the 40th anniversary of the Helsinki Final Act. The period remaining before this milestone offers enough time to fulfill the commitments undertaken and, looking towards the future and capitalizing ...


OSCE PA and RIAC finalize programme for first Helsinki +40 seminar

OSCE PA Secretary General Spencer Oliver, Deputy Secretary General Semyon Dzakhaev, and Communications Director Richard Solash visited the office of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) in Moscow on Wednesday to finalize logistics for the ...


Helsinki +40 Discussed in Swedish Parliament

On May 8, 2014 Stockholm hosted a meeting of participants of Helisnki+40 project aimed to draw up a new agenda for the OSCE that is to mark its 40-year anniversary in 2015. Sponsored by the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly , the project is carried out by the Russian International Affairs Council, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute and German Marshall Fund of the United States . The Stockholm session was attended by RIAC Program ...


Helsinki+40 Project: RIAC, GMF and OSCE PA Meet in Washington

On April 10, 2014 representatives of RIAC, the German Marshall Fund and OSCE Parliamentary Assembly met in Washington, DC to discuss the future of the Helsinki+40 project and preparation for the roundtables to take place in Washington, Moscow and Copenhagen. The gathering was attended by RIAC President Igor Ivanov, RIAC ...


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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