Chronology

South African President F. De Klerk ends development of nuclear weapons and eliminates available nuclear devices.
26.02.1990
The Convention on Assistance in the Case of a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency enters into force.
26.02.1987
The USSR resumes nuclear tests, citing a lack of action on its initiatives by other nuclear weapons states, primarily the U.S.
26.02.1987
The USSR decides to create thermonuclear weapons.
26.02.1951

International Security Index iSi

PIR PRESS LOGO

PIR PRESS NEWS

20.02.2020

“As a journalist I know well how much more open and straight forward officials are when in an off the record modus. The upcoming discussions within the Trialogue Club International format in 2020 will give us all – so I hope – the possibility to better and deeper understand Russia’s foreign and security policy, to ask frank questions and get sincere answers”, - Dr. Elena V. Chernenko, Co-Chair, Trialogue Club International, PIR Center Executive Board member, Deputy Foreign Editor, Kommersant Daily.

 

 

17.02.2020

“The program is tailored to people with a very specific interest in nuclear issues. Getting to work with people who had been very active in the field of nonproliferation, both on the Russian and American side, is an opportunity few students get”, Dual Degree Master`s Program student Collin MacDowell.

10.02.2020

"Strategic stability in its classical sense – understood as a state of US- Russian relations under which neither side has incentives to launch a first nuclear strike – was developed during the Cold War", - a consultant at PIR Center Andrey Baklitskiy

This paper has been produced for the joint PIR Center – CSIS project “Reducing nuclear risks during Great Powers Competition”. We thank our partners in CSIS for their cooperation and support for this publication

Summer School 2012 Participants

  • AGAFONOVA Maryia, Press Service, Department of Information, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus

  • ANDRIANOV Svyatoslav, Novgorod Regional NGO “Center for Political Analysis and Information Security”

  • DEMIDOV Oleg, PIR Center 

  • YAKUBOV Azizbek, Department of Countries of the Near and Middle East, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan 

  • EFANOVA Elena, Department of Political Science, Volgograd State University

  • ISGANDAROV Shahin, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan 

  • KADYROV Radmil, Department of Foreign Policy, Office of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic 

  • KLEMENTEV Alexander, Science Center of Academy of Management of Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia 

  • KOWALSZUK Alexandra, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) of MFA of Russia 

  • KURAMSHIN Marat, Center for Political Studies (CPS)

  • KUTSYNA Elena, Center for International Security, Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO RAS)

  • LIKHACHEV Kirill, Department of Theory and History of International Relations, St. Petersburg State University

  • MINASOV Konstantin, Conventional and Legal Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • MIRZA Heydar, Center for Strategic Studies under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

  • MURATSHINA Ksenia, Chair of Theory and History of International Relations, Ural Federal University named after the first President of Russia B. N. Yeltsin

  • POLTORAKOV Alexey, Public Committee for the National Security of Ukraine

  • TOMASHOV Igor, Faculty of Applied Political Science, National Research University Higher School of Economics

  • TORIN Andrey, International Affairs Journal (Russia)

  • KHAMITOVA Ayman, Department of Europe, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan

  • KHARITONOVA Natalia, Department of History of Neighboring Countries, Lomonosov Moscow State University

  • KHARKOVSKI Evgeny, Department of Export Control, Federal Service for Technical and Export Control

  • CELDER Richard, Ministry of Defence of Slovakia

  • CHERNENKO Elena, Department of Foreign Policy, Kommersant Publishing House

  • SHUTAK Tamila, Department of Legal Support, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine

loading