Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

The United States and Russia Remain the Largest Arms Exporters in the World

The United States has strengthened its position as the world's leading exporter of weapons over the past five years, providing about a third of the world's arms supplies. This is reported by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), quoted by DPA.

The Nuclear Threat Around the World is Increasing

The nuclear threat around the world is becoming a very pressing issue no matter the fact that the number of weapons is decreasing. This is the conclusion of an extensive analysis done by the Stockholm Research Institute SIPRI that investigates the issues of world peace. The publication states that the numbers of war heads is declining.

John Kerry, Mohammad Zarif Reccommended for Nobel Peace Prize 2016

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and US Secretary of State John Kerry have been recommended for the Nobel Peace Prize of 2016.

The statement was issued by Swedish-based think-tank Wednesday.

The government representatives have been praised on account of the successful completion of the Iran Nuclear Deal talks after 12 years of trade and weapon embargo.