A Russian-U.S. conference on arms control will be organized at the Gorchakov Fund

23 July 2018

On July 24-25, the Russian-U.S. Conference on Arms Control will take place in Moscow. The high-level forum will be organized by the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund, the Institute for U.S. and Canadian Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Russian Peace Foundation.

Prominent politicians, military, public figures and experts in the field of disarmament from both countries will attend the conference. Discussion topics will include prevention of dangerous incidents, prospects of entering into additional agreements between the Russian Federation and the U.S., keeping the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty) and extending the New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty).

Meetings of the U.S. delegation with the Russian policymakers and diplomats have been planned.