Pages, tagged as «Fradkov»

RISS Director: British parliamentary elections finish the season of political surprises

“A year ago, the results of the EU referendum turned out as a surprise to many. The word Brexit has become synonymous with political unexpectedness. Since then, the features of a serious and profound transformation of the West political systems built on the foundation of the partisan system have clearly manifested. Probably the time has come to ask some questions about their crisis.

RISS Director on anti-Russian statements at the NATO summit

The NATO summit in Brussels was marked by strong anti-Russian rhetoric

Forces behind Manchester attack seek to spread panic across globe, Russian think tank says

The recent attack on the St. Petersburg metro was part of the same strategy, head of the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies assumes

RISS Director commented on the terrorist attack in Manchester

“Manchester Arena terror attack with numerous casualties is a monstrous and indefensible act. This act of violence against innocent people once again recalls us that the international community must combine efforts in the fight against the plague of the 21st century – terrorism.

RISS Director on the Arctic Council Meeting

Director of the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies Mikhail Fradkov commented on the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Fairbanks, Alaska:

RISS on perspectives of finding a diplomatic solution to the problem of development of the North Korean nuclear missile program

Escalation of tensions in the Asia-Pacific region, near the Korean Peninsula in particular, is a major focus of interest of international research centres and experts.

Structural organization changes at RISS

The Russian Institute for Strategic Studies, headed by M. Fradkov, changes its structural organization. It is concentrated on two main areas of Institute’s activity: regional studies and social, economic, and political-military studies.

And the Winner Is…? Reuters in Contention for Year's Best #RussiaDidIt Story

The "exclusive" report by Reuters on the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies (RISS) alleged role in the US presidential election is laughable, political scientist Alexander Gusev told Radio Sputnik. Margarita Simonyan, the Editor-in-Chief of Sputnik and the RT broadcaster, suggested awarding Reuters the Oscar for "the best script."

‘Conspiracy theory fantasies’: Russian think tank dismisses report it masterminded Trump victory

A Moscow-based think tank has dismissed a Reuters report which claimed that it plotted a Russian intervention in the US presidential election. The think tank’s head said the people behind the accusations were merely promulgating a conspiracy theory.

Russia denies think tank plotted to sway US presidential election

Russia shot down reports that a think tank controlled by President Vladimir Putin plotted to sway the 2016 presidential election in favor of Donald Trump and shake voters confidence in the electoral system, it was reported Thursday.