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"We are neighbours. Russia is part of Greater Europe. The European Union is a major player in the European space, but it is not the whole of Europe, n...

Shaping the next generation of experts is the main goal of the education and training system on nonproliferation, created and supported by PIR Center...

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The recent PIR Center report, “Iran in the Regional and Global Perspective” offers a fresh twist on advice for negotiators as they continue to work on an agreement. As a compilation of articles by experts who met in Bangkok and Moscow in 2014 to explore the prerequisites of longer term solutions for...

The book “The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy” by David Hoffman is a true documentary thriller focusing on the most difficult period of the 20th century. The international situation at that time is described as teetering on the brink of a nuclear world ...

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U.S. Charge d'Affaires in Moscow and one of the renowned experts on nonproliferation and nuclear issues Daniel Russell gives an American perspective of bilateral relations in the area of nuclear energy development.

“Russia and the United States have unique capabilities and responsibilities in the n...

Being practically involved in development of economic ties of the Russian nuclear industry, the author speculates on the prospects for cooperation in the area of peaceful nuclear energy uses in CEE. The current relationship is contradictory, but opening of the CEE and Russian markets may give a new ...

Nowadays that the world is facing a new nuclear renaissance, the countries of Central and Eastern Europepresent a unique opportunity for international cooperation in this area. How to transform global rivalry into opportunities? What would the place of Russia be? The author mentions a number of spec...

This is the considered judgment of the Japanese nuclear energy expert. In an era when the nuclear giants of various states are merging, combining the capabilities of JapanRussia, and Kazakhstan could result in a new international conglomerate able to compete at the global level.

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Ms. Belova was deeply involved in restructuring of Russia's nuclear energy sector in 2005-2007 and was one of the top advisors and decisionmakers in this area. In the commentary she shares her experience of making a modern business entity out of an inherited huge Soviet nuclear monster. She also giv...

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