Video clips

Featured video:China's Arctic Aspirations

China's Arctic Aspirations is a new Policy Paper published by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. It examines China's emerging Arctic policy and the factors shaping it. In this short film, co-author Linda Jakobson introduces some of the main themes in the report.

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SIPRI in the media

27 March 2013:China Makes Top 5 Weapon Exporter List

New SIPRI data on arms transfers discussed on NDT Television

5 June 2012: Neil Melvin on Al Jazeera

SIPRI Armed Conflict and Conflict Management Director Neil Melvin on how the Arab Spring redefines conflict, Al Jazeera, June 2012

2 Apr 2012: Pieter Wezeman on Inside Story


SIPRI Arms Transfers Programme Senior Researcher Pieter Wezeman comments on global arms deals on Inside Story - Who benefits from global arms deals, Al Jazeera, March 2012


visiting experts

23 Nov 2012: Russia's military modernization


Professor Julian Cooper of the Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Birmingham, in conversation with Dr Sam Perlo-Freeman, the Director of SIPRI's Military Expenditure and Arms Production Programme. Professor Cooper discusses the economic challenges posed by the modernization of Russia's military, the mounting difficulties of the Russian arms industry and the possible impacts of the sacking of Russian Defence Minister Anatoliy Serdyukov.

9 Oct 2012.:Pres. Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj of Mongolia


A SIPRI interview with President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj on the role of Mongolia in Asian peace and security, Stockholm 9 October 2012.

10 Oct 2012.:Juan Manual Gómez Robledo of Mexico talks to SIPRI


Amb. Juan Manual Gomez Robledo of Mexico talks to SIPRI about international non-proliferation and disarmament efforts in an interview from 10 October 2012.

SIPRI in the media
SIPRI Yearbook data launches 2014

31 Jan. 2014:
 Top 100 arms-producing companies. Read the press release and access the Top 100 list.

17 Mar. 2014: International arms transfers data. Read the press release and download the Fact Sheet.

14 Apr. 2014: World military expenditure data. Read the press release and download the Fact Sheet.

SIPRI's global reach

In 2013, SIPRI was cited in approximately 20 000 media outlets, reaching a potential audience of more than
100 million people in over 130 countries.
Download a two-page information sheet (PDF) summarizing SIPRI's communications and outreach activities in 2013.