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RIAC and RUSI Experts Discuss European Security Issues in London

On October 16, 2017, in London, RIAC and the Royal United Services Institute for Defense and Security Studies (RUSI) held a bilateral expert seminar on security issues. On October 16, 2017, in London, RIAC and the Royal United Services Institute for Defense and Security Studies ( RUSI ) held a bilateral expert seminar on security issues. The seminar opened the second round of Russia-UK expert seminars, the first one was held in December, 2016 within RIAC project «Defining Dialogue: How to Manage...

17.10.2017

Defining Dialogue: How to Manage Russia-UK Security Relations

RIAC and RUSI Report #32, 2017 At present, Russian-British relations are in deep crisis. Will countries be able to restore a regular and systematic dialogue at the highest level? What are the prospects for cooperation between Russia and Britain in the sphere of security, combating international terrorism and countering extremism, including in the Greater Middle East? What mechanisms need to be worked out to strengthen confidence-building measures, prevent radicalization and develop cooperation...

31.05.2017

Defining Dialogue: How to Manage Russia–UK Security Relations

This conference report summarises the discussions at two bilateral meetings held in London and Moscow between experts from the UK and Russia Even though there is a state of ‘deep-freeze’ between the UK and Russia, especially in relation to security, there are still important opportunities for dialogue and cooperation which policymakers on both sides should exploit. This conference report summarises the discussions at two bilateral meetings held in London and Moscow between experts from the UK and...

28.03.2017

Igor Ivanov and Malcolm Rifkind participate in Russia-UK security workshop

... With one goal only — we should not forget that this visit took place right after the United States actively supported by the United Kingdom launched the military invasion to Iraq. As all of you well know, Russia was emphatically against the Iraq war. ... ... seemingly irreconcilable contradictions in order to pursue a common cause: to defeat Nazism and to lay the groundwork for a new international security system. There were many examples of such a strategic vision during the post-war decades. Now, it is up ...

23.01.2017

The future of the British nuclear deterrent: more of the same?

In 2016 the British government will have to decide on the future of its nuclear deterrent. Before then however, there is a national election (to be held on May, 7, 2015) to determine the composition of those decision-makers tasked with the job. While it appears likely that the deterrent will undergo modernisation, the issue is gaining more political attention and experiencing heightened scrutiny. The UK has initiated a process of modernising its nuclear deterrent capability. Its current fleet of...

26.03.2015

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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