Agentura.Ru Studies and Research Centre / ASRC / is
a Russian non-profit non-government organization providing research, analysis
and commentaries covering security and terrorism issues. Founded in 2005 Centre
is a research department of Agentura.Ru project (www.agentura.ru)
- internet-community of journalists who wrote about intelligence and security
services. Centre experts are journalists, former security and intelligence
agents, lawyers, human rights activists.
- Director - Andrei
director - Irina Borogan / espionage cases /
Associate - Marina Latysheva / Fighting terrorism, Political Surveillance
Centre is forming the “Information
Highway” based on results of research activity of
our partners - Research centers. Now ASRC has a deal with six Research Centers:
10 June of
2005 director of ASRC Andrei Soldatov has presented the lecture “Organized
crime in Russia.
How to struggle in favor of legality?” for Fondazione internazionale Lelio
Basso per il diritto e la liberazione dei popoli in Rome
of 2005 ASRC has published the report “Terrorism prevention in Russia:
one year after Beslan”. English version of this report was republished in:
also the list of links to Russian version of report here.