Civilian Research and Development Foundation
Agreement on the Safe and Secure Transportation, Storage and Destruction of Weapons and the Prevention of Weapons Proliferation, 1991 (Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction Program)
United States Department of Defense
United States Department of Energy
The reduction of military forces and equipment
Generation IV International Forum
International Atomic Energy Agency
Nuclear Safety Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, 1988
International Project on Innovative Nuclear Reactors and Fuel Cycles (under the aegis of the IAEA)
International Nuclear Safety Program
Institute of Physics and Power Engineering (Obninsk)
International Science and Technology Center
Multilateral Nuclear Environmental Program in the Russian Federation, 2003
Ministry of Defense (refers in this report to the Russian Ministry of Defense)
Nuclear material protection, control, and accounting. This acronym refers in a general sense to the protection, control, and accounting of nuclear materials and in a specific sense to the cooperative program run by the U.S. Department of Energy.
Ministry of Atomic Energy of the Russian Federation
Treaty on the Non-proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, 1970
Preventing states or non-state actors who do not currently have a nuclear weapon or nuclear weapons capability from acquiring the materials, technology, and information required to obtain a nuclear weapon or nuclear weapon capability.
Agreement on Cooperation in the Elimination of Strategic Offensive Arms, 1995
Strategic Offensive Reductions Treaty, 2002
Strategic Submarine Ballistic Nuclear (nuclear-powered submarine carrying ballistic nuclear missiles).
Strategic Submarine Guided Nuclear (nuclear-powered submarine carrying nuclear or conventional cruise missiles).
Strategic Submarine Nuclear (nuclear-powered attack submarine)
Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, 1991. Now often referenced as START I. Negotiations began on START II and then START III, but they ended in favor of the Strategic Offensive Reductions Treaty.
Threshold Test Ban Treaty, 1974
USA PATRIOT Act
Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act of 2001
All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Experimental Physics (Sarov)
All-Russian Research Institute for Theoretical Physics (Snezhinsk)
Weapons of Mass Destruction