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Game of Drones: Rules Unclear

... sovereignty — the keystone of contemporary international relations. One example is when the Pakistani government invited the USA to execute drone strikes within its territory [ 1 ]. However, when there is no legal invitation for drone-based violations ... ... situation seems suspiciously advantageous to the U.S. government. It can wage war against an actor exclusively comprised of unlawful combatants, and therefore absent Geneva convention protections. Thus, we both return to the issue of combatant inequality,...


The Arctic: So Close and Yet Still Unknown

RIAC, MGIMO University and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University (the United States) have prepared the English edition of the third volume of RIAC’s Arctic anthology On April 9, 2019, the ‘Arctic: Territory of Dialogue’ international forum opened in St. Petersburg. In terms ...


International and Social Impacts of Artificial Intelligence Technologies

... the use of AI technologies. The present Working Paper of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) includes analytical materials prepared by experts in the field of artificial intelligence, machine learning and autonomous system, as well as by lawyers and sociologists. The materials presented here are intended to contribute to the public dialogue on issues of artificial intelligence and the possible consequences of using this technology. International and Social Impacts of Artificial Intelligence ...


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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  
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    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  
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