Non-proliferation and Disarmament Initiative, a coalition of non-nuclear weapon states, formed and holds first ever meeting
France signs the Additional IAEA Safeguards Protocol. It has not yet been ratified.

Blog entries: Надежда Кулибаба (Nadezhda Kulibaba)


On May 19, 2017, Stanislav Petrov, whom the Western press vilified as “The man who saved the World”, died. Since 1993, there has been a very popular plot in the Western media on how in the early hours of September 26, 1983, duty officer Petrov prevented the outbreak of nuclear war by his professionalism. This paper will try to analyze the events of September 26, 1983, paying particular attention to the key points mentioned above.