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The DPRK officially joins the NPT Treaty.
12.12.1985
The NATO member-states decide to deploy, beginning in 1983, 572 American medium-range missiles in five West-European states.
12.12.1979

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10.12.2019

“Although I try to remain optimistic about the possibility of Russian-American dialogue in preparation for and during the NPT 2020 Review Conference ... I am becoming more and more skeptical, even worried and disappointed with how events are developing. In such difficult times, it is especially important to generate constructive and positive ideas, and I look forward to welcome them from the young generation of experts”, – PIR Center Director Vladimir Orlov.

09.12.2019

“Russian vision and decisions on the issues of arms control, disarmament and nonproliferation remain very pragmatic. We do not feel constrained by traditional formats and diplomatic protocol. On the contrary, we strongly believe that they are the best way to resolve the issues of today and probably of tomorrow”, – Sergey Ryabkov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

No. 15 (2000): U.S. National Missile Defense: Consequences for Strategic Stability and Arms Control (In Russian).

nz15.jpgThis publication prepared under the project Nuclear Arms Control is a collection of articles by Russian and foreign experts on major problems related to the U.S. plans on the national missile defense system. The issues raised include the impact of the U.S. National Missile Defense on strategic stability and the balance of power between Russia and the U.S.A., European allies’ attitude to the U.S. plans, consequences of the deployment of national missile defense for international relations, China’s approach to missile defense issues, and space militarization prospects.

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