Posts tagged as Confidence- and Security-Building Measures

NATO-Russia relations have entered a new stage

By Jonas Dringelis on Monday, June 28, 2021

Europe’s conventional arms control architecture requires a thorough makeover. The Vienna Document on Confidence- and Security-Building Measures (CSBMs), originally adopted in 1990 and most recently updated in 2011, is politically binding and aims to increase the transparency of military postures and activities in Europe. Today, these arrangements are either blocked or in dire need of modernization. Political initiatives are required to start a new East-West detente and to avoid the…