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Iran’s President Rouhani visited Russia: Another step to multipolar world

Posted by seumasach on March 30, 2017

Strategic Culture

29th March, 2017

The significance of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Russia on March 27-28 goes far beyond the bilateral relationship. Iran is one of the main actors in Syria and Iraq. It has an importance place in the geopolitical plans of US President Donald Trump. Its relationship with Russia is an important factor of international politics. The future of the entire Middle East depends to a great extent on what Russia and Iran do and how effectively they coordinate their activities.

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China’s Belt and Road isn’t only show in town

Posted by seumasach on August 4, 2016


Indian Punchline

3rd August, 2016

A new framework of regional cooperation will be taking shape in India’s neighbourhood when the leaders of Russia, Azerbaijan and Iran meet in Baku for a summit meeting on August 8. The Kremlin readout acknowledges this and says the three leaders will discuss “current issues on the international and regional political agenda and prospects for establishing practical cooperation, particularly in energy and transport”. (Kremlin website)

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Russia, India on new course for partnership

Posted by seumasach on December 13, 2014

Putin: nuclear deals set Russia, India on new course for partnership


11th December, 2014

NEW DELHI, December 11. /TASS/. Long-term partnership between Russia and India lies ahead in the wake of major deals in nuclear engineering, Russian President Vladimir Putin said after talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Thursday.

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Russia’s countermove in Iran

Posted by seumasach on March 24, 2014

Consortium News

23rd March, 2014

Neocons hoped the Ukraine-Crimea crisis, which they encouraged, would drive a spike into the Obama-Putin collaboration and restore neocon dreams of a U.S. military attack on Iran. But the scheme could instead push Russia and Iran closer together, as ex-CIA analyst Paul R. Pillar explains.

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Russia and Iran join hands

Posted by seumasach on July 29, 2009

This is the logical outcome of Obama’s brilliant foreign policy of threatening both Russia and Iran

Kaveh L Afrasiabi

Asia Times

30th July, 2009

The United States may think of Russia as a strategic partner when it comes to Iran. In reality, the geostrategic tensions between Washington and Moscow are still powerful enough to warrant a common approach by Russia and its eastern neighbor Iran with respect to a deterrent strategy towards the intrusive Western superpower.

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Iran general scores Moscow trip ‘success’

Posted by seumasach on February 21, 2009


20th February, 2009

Iran’s defense minister says he achieved the objectives of his official visit to Russia amid reports that Tehran sought the S-300 system. 

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