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05.06.2020

“The call of the Global Times chief editor Hu Xijin to increase the Chinese nuclear arsenal to 1000 warheads and put into service 100 DF-41 ICBMs caused a heated debate in the expert community. According to Xijin, the size of deterrence forces on a daily basis determines the attitude of American elites to China. He later explained that the threshold of 1,000 warheads is just a guideline. “If the United States continues to believe that China has only a few hundred warheads at its disposal, it will be dangerous for China” - this is the leitmotiv of the 523rd issue of Yaderny Kontrol.

The Security Index Occasional Paper Series Publishes Policy Memo " If the New START Treaty Expires With No Extension:Scenarios For Russia" image
01.06.2020

The memo presents possible scenarios should the New START Treaty expire without extension. Special attention is being paid to confidence building measures to implement without a treaty-like legal basis. The memo also considers the build-up potential of strategic nuclear forces of Russia and the US.

 

29.05.2020

"As a follow-up to my Memos dated March 27, 2020, April 10, 2020, April 24, 2020 and May 12, 2020, I hereby declare the extension of the remote work mode until June 11, 2020 inclusive, due to the persistence of the complex epidemiological situation in Moscow", – Dr. Vladimir A. Orlov, Director of PIR Center.

Participants of International Summer School on Global Security 2013


* Nazira K. ABDYKAIMOVA, Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

* Atageldy ANNAEV, American States Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

* Artem V. BAGIEV, international journalist, Moscow, Russia

* Serik A. DAULETOV, Institute of Statehood, Security and Development, Nazrbayev Center, Astana, Kazakhstan

* Vadim V. DEMIDOV, International Relations Department, Belrusian State University, Minsk, Belarus

* Assel S. DYUSSEMBAYEVA, Information Support Authority, Atomic Energy Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Astana, Kazakhstan

* Kamal T. GASIMOV, Center for Strategic Studies under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Baku, Azerbaijan

* Volodymyr O. IATSIV, Directorate General for the Secretariat of the Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine

* Ayperi J. JAMSHITOVA, Kyrgyzstan Government International Cooperation Department, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

* Armen K. KHACHATRYAN, International Military Cooperation Department, Defense Policy Authority, Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Armenia, Erevan, Armenia

* Vyacheslav V. KOSAREV, International Relations Institute, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, Moscow, Russia

* Semen Y. KUKOL, Center for Near Abroad Research, Russian Institute for Strategic Studies, Moscow, Russia

* Bilyana V. LILLY, Oxford Analytica, Sofia, Bulgaria

* Alena V. MAKHUKOVA, Webcast Department, ITRC Mir, Moscow, Russia

* Jiri PRECLIK, Common Foreign and Security Policy Department, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Prague, the Czech Republic

* Maria S. ROSKOSHNAYA, Export Control Department, Federal Service for Technical and Export Control, Moscow, Russia

* Shakhrukh N. SADYKOV, Information Agency Jahon under the Minstry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic Of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

* Andrey V. SHADURSKIY, International Relations Department, Saint-Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

* Natalia I. SHAPIRO, World Policy Department, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

* Djamshed M. SHARIPOV, CIS States Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan, Dushanbe, Tajikistan

* Olga N. SKOROKHODOVA, European and American States Modern History Department, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

* Yulia V. SVESHNIKOVA, National Research University "Higher School of Economics", Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

* Tatyana A. TUTNOVA, Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

* Meder S. UTEBAEV, Foreign Policy Department, the Kyrgyz Republic President Administration, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

* Daria Y. VOLODKINA, Federal Unitary Enterprise “Institute of Strategic Stability” of Rosatom Nuclear Energy State Corporation, Moscow, Russia

* Viktor I. ZIMIN, Russian Federation Embassy to the Republic of Azerbaijan, Moscow, Russia

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