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Extension of the START Treaty as the First Step Towards Strategic Stability

Sergey None Ermakov

Preserving the international strategic stability has become a serious challenge, RISS expert Sergey Ermakov said

Why the USA is worried about the "open sky" for new Russian aircraft

The reason for the US refusal to certify a new Russian aircraft, created within Open Skies Treaty, is that Washington is now carrying out its military policy solely from a position of strength. "The USA isn't satisfied with the agreements that emerged after the end of the Cold War," RISS expert Sergey Ermakov said.

Expert says North Korea will be able to develop ICBM in several years

The launch of an intermediate-range missile made by North Korea on February 12 was "a big military and technical breakthrough".

Much Ado About Nothing: Why Russian Ship Off US Coast is No Cause for Concern

Earlier this week, media reported that a Russian military ship was spotted in international waters off the east coast of the United States. According to unnamed US military officials, the ship, the SSV-175 Viktor Leonov, was detected 130 km from the coast of Delaware.

Russia is Encircled. The Colder War has been Initiated. A New Comprehensive Arms Control Measures are Urgently Needed

Remarks at the International Conference in Stockholm “The North – a Zone of Peace”

Why does the U.S. need Russian military digital cameras?

The U.S. State Department has unexpectedly softened sanctions against Russia’s state arms exporter in order to buy new military reconnaissance equipment. Russian observers say that Washington is showing a pragmatic approach.

Keep calm: No need to panic over warships in the English Channel

Was the fleet’s passage an aggressive gesture or a key part of a plan to bring peace to Syria?

Russian army to get new motorized squads of high-speed saboteurs

New motorized rifle squads will be able to carry out high-speed raids for hundreds of kilometers, and to perform lightning-like strikes behind enemy lines.

Keep calm: No need to panic over warships in the English Channel

Was the fleet’s passage an aggressive gesture or a key part of a plan to bring peace to Syria?

The New START: extention impossible

Talking points on the issue of the New START at the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation