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Turkey – Russia Energy Relations in the Framework of Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant

Turkey has been getting ready to experience the nuclear energy after numerous adversities. The foundations of Akkuyu nuclear power plants were laid 3rd times on April 10, 2018 with the participation of President of Russia, Vladimir Putin. Before the main foundation, sides came together for the foundation of the harbor of the power plant on April 14, 2015 and for the foundations of energy blocks on December 10, 2017 with participation of Alexey Likhacev, Director ...


Pathways to Cooperation. A Menu of Potential U.S.-Russian Cooperative Projects in the Nuclear Sphere

... Russia, cooperation that unfortunately has almost come to a standstill. Communication between scientists and technical experts in U.S. and Russian nuclear complexes—which dates back to the 1980s—has been frozen. Bilateral forums, such as the U.S.-Russian Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Security Working Group, have been suspended. Differences, including those over Ukraine and the Middle East, have overshadowed nuclear cooperation, putting citizens of both of these nations at greater risk. This report—developed ...


State and Prospects of Russia–Turkey Energy Relations

... via the Turkish Stream project, which challenges the success of Gazprom’s plans to stop gas transit via Ukraine after the current contract expires in 2019, as well as the very creation of a gas hub. Electric Power Industry Another key area of Russia–Turkey bilateral cooperation is the electric power sector, primarily nuclear energy. Over the past 15 years, the Turkish power industry has developed primarily through the construction of thermal power plants and hydroelectric power plants. However, these extensive measures will not be enough to meet the demand for electric ...


The Return of Iran

... but also to participate directly in the development of Russian-Iranian relations. Iran has always played an important role in Russian foreign policy and should continue to do so. The main task now is to give real substance to the bilateral relations between ... ... is still the fate of its nuclear programme. I am convinced that Iran has no intentions of abandoning its efforts to develop nuclear energy. The country has been working on nuclear energy for at least four decades, with these efforts surviving through ...


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  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%)
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     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
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