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Past News and Events

SIPRI hosts workshop on the Silk Road Economic Belt, the EU and Central and South Asia

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.

SIPRI researcher presents work on deterrence in cyberspace at Chinese conference

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

The Colombian peace process: Top-down peace agreement and bottom-up territorial peacebuilding

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.

SIPRI launches extended military expenditure data covering 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.

SIPRI and CAAT release new report examining UK Government support for the arms industry and trade

A new report by SIPRI for the Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) highlights the 'huge overall level of government support, protection and direct and indirect subsidy that the arms industry as a whole receives.'