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A discussion on the occasion of the visit of HE Dr Mohammad Javad Zarif, 
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Islamic Republic of Iran.

Refugees waiting to register in the refugee camp of Vinojug in Macedonia, 2015. Photo: Chat des Balkans /

What is the impact in Europe of the insecurity and danger that drives people from their homelands? And what are Europe's responsibilities?

Russian troops block the Ukrainian fleet headquarters in Sevastopol, Crimea, 2014. Photo: AlexandCo Studio / Shutterstock

SIPRI’s international Governing Board discuss the deteriorating relations between Russia and the West.

On Europe Day, SIPRI Chairman Sven-Olof Petersson will talk about current challenges facing the EU. The event will be in Swedish.

A ‘beta’ version of SIPRI's extended military expenditure dataset is now available, with data going back as far as 1949 for some countries.