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India in the South Caucasus: Implications for Russia, Iran and Turkey

... ground” presence and for new negotiation formats now determines the region’s balance of power. The emergence of India as a new actor is an important component that could impact regional dynamics. Before India became visible in the South Caucasus, Pakistan was notably quite active. In 2017, Baku, Ankara and Islamabad signed a trilateral statement on regional cooperation. Later, in 2020, Pakistan supported Azerbaijan during the war in Nagorno-Karabakh. Islamabad regularly participated in military ...


Experts from Russia and Pakistan discussed nuclear threat reduction measures globally and in South Asia

... a round table on international security issues On October 25, 2023, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and the Strategic Vision Institute (SVI) held a round table on international security issues. During the round table, Russian and Pakistani experts discussed current issues related to the erosion of the international nuclear arms control regime and the modernization of the world's strategic arsenals. The event participants also touched upon security challenges in the Pakistan — ...


Productive Meeting between Foreign Ministers of Russia and Pakistan

On September 21, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a meeting with Jalil Abbas Jilani, Foreign Minister of Pakistan, on the sidelines of the 78th session of the UN General Assembly. The conversation focused on the current bilateral and international agenda, including Ukraine and Afghanistan. The parties reaffirmed their mutual commitment to building up bilateral ...


Turkey – Pakistan Relations

Abstract Pakistan and Turkey are neighboring nations, with only Iran separating the two states. These two countries share a long history, steaming from Pakistan’s very establishment, when Indian Muslims were spiritually and morally supported by the Ottoman Empire’s ...


Smaller but Capable: How Pakistan Air Force Deters Indian Air Force

... precise and stand-off strike capability; look first and shoot first advantage; and the efficient employment of electromagnetic prowess. The air power plays centerline role in Indo-Pak strategic environment. Being a smaller force with limited resources, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has traditionally followed offensive defense posture. The notion behind this posture is to achieve psychological dominance over the adversary in the earliest phase of conflict to accomplish escalation control. At a later stage,...


Experts Discuss China’s Global Security Initiative

On March 16, 2023 Asian Institute of Eco-Civilization Research and Development (Pakistan) held a webinar “Global Security Initiative”, dedicated to the eponymous initiative, introduced by the Chinese President Xi Jinping back in 2022 and formally elaborated in late February 2023 On March 16, 2023 Asian Institute of Eco-Civilization ...


Pakistan: A Canary in a Coal Mine

Why are all eyes turned to Pakistan? Dozens of nations in the free world are currently facing similar circumstances as Pakistan; many are drowning in corruption and fighting for their survival. Chronic incompetence in productivity and perplexing national performance has left these ...


Russia-Ukraine, India-Pakistan: Two Existential Conflicts in Eurasia

... claim special roles in adjacent regions: India aspires to play such a role in South and Southeast Asia, while Russia tries to exercise strategic leadership in Central Asia and in some other parts of the former Soviet Union. Andrey Kortunov: India — Pakistan and Russia — Ukraine: What if We Compare the Two? Both powers confront extremely sensitive and arguably existential challenges from their smaller and yet quite important neighbours. Pakistan has been a thorn in India’s side for a long time,...


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