Oleg Shakirov, expert of the Center for strategic research and Russian International Affairs Council expert, tells PICREADI about digital diplomacy and how social media affects international relations.
Baptisée Tempête («Oluja», en serbo-croate), la fulgurante attaque des troupes croates fut un triomphe le 04.08.1995. En moins de 100 heures, l’arc formé, du sud au nord, par la Lika, la Dalmatie septentrionale, la région de Kordun et la Banovine (une dizaine de milliers de km²), était conquis, nettoyé, moyennant des pertes raisonnables: 200 soldatsRead more
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UK Deputy Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament
11th March 2020 Geneva, Switzerland
Blog: Understanding the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Working on nuclear issues is hard – not only understanding the science behind it, but also its complicated politics and history. To help me do nuclear diplomacy better, I wanted to improve my awareness of how the nuclear fuel cycle works. That is why earlier this year I visited five nuclear sites – three in the UK and two in France.
My visit to the UK nuclear sites was organised by the Ministry of Defence and the National Nuclear Laboratory. Over the three days, we visited Capenhurst, a uranium enrichment site; Springfields, where uranium is converted into fuel for use in reactors; and Sellafield, where spent nuclear fuel is reprocessed. The sites at Capenhurst and Sellafield produced the UK’s fissile materials for its nuclear weapons, prior to the moratorium on new production in 1995.
The visits helped me t..
“May Allah keep you, our cousins.” Warm messages such as that have been flooding into the Arabic-language social media accounts of the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs. They come in response to a post featuring a selfie of three Ministry employees and a message of support and hope to the Arab world. After being postedRead more
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
U.S. Army Element SHAPE
NATO Support and Procurement Agency
[Excerpt:]SummaryOverviewOpen & closing dates
05/08/2019 to 05/14/2019
Pay scale & grade
$90,621 to $117,810 per year
1 vacancy in the following location:
Capellen, Luxembourg …
About the Position: This announcement is for a North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) International position with the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA). Resumes are not accepted. Please refer to the 'How to Apply' and 'Required Document' sections of this announcement for instructions. …
The incumbent is responsible to the Chief of Staff for establishing the strategic direction of all NSPA internal and external communications in close coordination with senior leadership. In setting this strategic direction, he/she must be able to conceptualise..
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