Search: Strategic stability (35 materials)

 

Annual Conference "Riga Dialogue 2021": Assessing Strategic Stability in the Euro-Atlantic

... Latvian Institute of International Affairs, in cooperation with European Leadership Network, Nuclear Threat Initiative, Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung, and Russian International Affairs Council, held their annual "Riga Dialogue" Conference: Assessing Strategic Stability in the Euro-Atlantic" On September 30 ­– October 1, 2021, Latvian Institute of International Affairs, in cooperation with European Leadership Network, Nuclear Threat Initiative, Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung, and Russian International ...

04.10.2021

RIAC and RUSI Discuss Strategic Stability and Regional Escalation Risks

... 2021, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) hosted the first workshop on security issues within the framework of the project “A New Agenda for Russia–UK Relations” and its sub-component on strategic stability, arms control, and cooperation in space On September 29, 2021, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) hosted the first workshop on security issues within the framework of the project ...

03.10.2021

The Nuclear Triad: Alternatives from the Days Gone By

Nuclear warheads peacefully resting in armories and missile silos weighed with the decisions made by the U.S. and Soviet leadership no less than party fellows, public opinion polls and pronouncements of foreign leaders The Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, commonly known as START I, recently marked its 30 th anniversary. It came to be the first in a series of nuclear treaties followed by START II, SORT and the New START. The longevity of the arms control regime is not the only reason to single out...

03.09.2021

Quo Vadis

... documents to be signed. At the same time, the two presidents adopted a joint statement following the talks, setting down a series of fundamental positions and objectives; their implementation could lead to specific arrangements as well as some headway on strategic stability. The presidents reaffirmed their commitment to the principle that nuclear war cannot be won and must never be fought. This intuitive statement does, in fact, carry tremendous meaning. Recent years have seen heated discussions revolving ...

07.07.2021

Geneva Meeting: A World in Waiting

... new arms control model that would better reflect the military-political and military-technical landscape of the 21 st century. Ivan Timofeev: Layered Cake. What to Expect from the Putin-Biden Summit? There are other equally important dimensions to strategic stability that need to be addressed in Geneva. Strategic stability implies close cooperation or—at least—coordination of actions taken by the sides in tackling common external challenges. And there are already plenty of these: international ...

09.06.2021

Prospects for Strengthening Strategic Stability Discussed at EASLG High-Level Meeting

On February 5, 2021, the ordinary virtual meeting of the high-level working group on strategic stability issues of the Euro-Atlantic Security Leadership Group (EASLG) took place On February 5, 2021, the ordinary virtual meeting of the high-level working group on strategic stability issues of the Euro-Atlantic Security Leadership Group ...

08.02.2021

Second HSE Expert Discussion on Military Doctrinal Issues of Ensuring Strategic Stability

On November 20, 2020, Higher School of Economics (HSE) held the second online expert discussion on military doctrinal issues of ensuring strategic stability. On November 20, 2020, Higher School of Economics (HSE) held the second online expert discussion on military doctrinal issues of ensuring strategic stability. The discussion focused on the issues of possible convergence of Russian ...

22.11.2020

International Schiller Institute Conference Why a P-5 Summit Is Urgently Needed Now?

On September 5–6, 2020, the International Schiller Institute held an online conference on the topic: “Why a P-5 Summit Is Urgently Needed Now?”. On September 5–6, 2020, the International Schiller Institute held an online conference on the topic: “Why a P-5 Summit Is Urgently Needed Now?”. The Conference was attended by experts, public figures, and journalists from the U.S., Germany, China, Italy, France, Spain, Canada, Pakistan, and Russia. Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, made a report...

07.09.2020

European Leadership Network Discusses the Impact of New Technologies on Strategic Stability

... workshop followed the meeting of the Future of Greater Europe project working group held in Istanbul on April 8–9, 2019. The participants focused on the most challenging areas of military technology development that could have a destabilizing effect on strategic stability. They also discussed possible new formats for arms control, that could have a deterrent effect on the arms race in space, high-precision weapons, AI weapons, etc. Russian side was represented by Aleksey Arbatov, RIAC Member, Head of ...

30.06.2020

Expert Opinions on Russia’s Basic Nuclear Deterrence Principles

... public domain, and it was obvious that this would attract a lot of attention in certain circles. The first goal was probably to emphasize once again Russia’s interest in this area in the context of an "unhealthy" situation in the field of strategic stability, as well as with the extension of the START. One of the positive aspects of the document itself is a clear classification of both military risks and threats to be neutralized by the implementation of nuclear deterrence: deployment ...

23.06.2020
 

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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