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Past News and Events

View from Afghanistan.

A discussion on the state of the domestic and foreign dynamics shaping Afghanistan’s prospects for achieving peace and stability.

Workshop participants

SIPRI co-hosted the final of a series of five regional workshops for the Silk Road Economic Belt - Seeking Common Security Interests between the EU and China project in Brussels, Belgium.

Graphic impression of digital bits and fingerprints.

Dr Lora Saalman presented her work on deterrence frameworks in cyberspace at the 15th PIIC Beijing Seminar on International Security.

Street in Bogota, Colombia, July 2010.

The recent Colombian peace agreement was rejected by the Colombian electorate. The referendum results reveal a sharp division between areas strongly affected by the armed conflict and areas less so.

US military spending 1949-2015

SIPRI is proud to announce the online release of its extended military expenditure data, with data going back as far as 1949 for some countries.