This annotated chronology is no longer being regularly updated.
This annotated chronology tracks news coverage of selected fissile material and nuclear fuel cycle-related stories pertaining to Russia from 2004 to 2008. Inclusion in this chronology does not necessarily indicate that a particular development is of direct or indirect proliferation significance. Some entries provide international or domestic context for technological development and national policymaking. Moreover, some entries may refer to developments with positive consequences for nonproliferation.