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Pakistan Will Appreciate Russia Playing a More Active Role in the Region

Interview with Kh Khalid Farooq, expert in terrorism and former Head of National Counter-Terrorism Authority of Pakistan RIAC Expert Tatyana Kanunnikova talks with Kh Khalid Farooq, expert in terrorism and former Head of National Counter-Terrorism Authority of Pakistan ( NACTA ), about improving the situation in Afghanistan, negotiations with Taliban, and the ...

14.02.2019

Prospects for Russia–China Cooperation in the Middle East

... development of diplomatic contacts and ensuring security in the Middle East. China, in turn, aims to develop economic ties with regional countries, becoming a key trading partner for them. What is more, the massive and strategically important China–Pakistan Economic Corridor leads right into the Middle East. All this notwithstanding, the United States remains the major external player in the region, where it has a robust military presence. Coordinated actions between Russia and China could have ...

01.10.2018

South Asian Gas Market: It’s Time to Mount an Offensive

.... It is time for Qatar to wean from the bumper years of monopoly gas supplies, as the activity of new players could very well bring major changes to the current situation. Qatar does not limit its presence in the region to India. In February 2016, Pakistan contracted the country to supply 3.75 million tonnes of LNG annually for a period of 16 years, which should cover up to 20 per cent of Pakistan’s energy needs . But it is time for Qatar to wean from the bumper years of monopoly gas supplies,...

17.07.2018

Bonus for the “Big Eight” in Qingdao: Some Thoughts on the SCO Summit

... a matter of momentous importance for both the SCO itself and for its positioning on the world stage in its new and expanded composition. This was due to significant deepening of the SCO’s geopolitical dimension following the accession of India and Pakistan last year, whose leaders first took part in the organization’s activities at the Qingdao summit. As a result of the expansion, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation has become the world’s largest association, the global nature of which Russian ...

15.06.2018

Blow to International Humanitarian Law

... deposited several requests to Indian authorities seeking permission to enter Kashmir. But the government of India never permitted ICRC to enter, therein, evidently violating the IHL. Moreover, the United Nations Military Observer Groups in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) were also denied the entry by the Indian government to prevent these violations to be surfaced.The international community should play its role to vitalise the international humanitarian law. Kashmir issue must equally be focused. It ...

04.06.2018

SCO: The Cornerstone Rejected by the Builders of a New Eurasia?

... participating countries as one of the most important international events of the year. All the more so because it will mark the first time that the six member states (China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan anthd Uzbekistan) are joined by India and Pakistan. Journalists and analysts were quick to point out that the participants account for a sizeable share of world’s population, territory, natural resources and economic potential. The impressive figures suggest that the SCO will inevitably become ...

16.05.2018

Russia-Pakistani Relations Discussed in RIAC

RIAC hosted a meeting with National School of Public Policy (NSPP) with the assistance of Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Moscow On May 11, 2018, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) hosted a meeting with National School of Public Policy (NSPP) with the assistance of Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Moscow. The Pakistan delegation was ...

13.05.2018

India–China–Pakistan: A pipedream?

... achieve political goals has always been an integral part of Foreign Policy of states, it is the recent aggression of China as a geoeconomic actor that seems to alter fundamental conception of International Relations. As a result of which India-China-Pakistan lay in an interactive domain, giving hopes to the idea of resolution and effective co-operation. India and Pakistan being in close proximity whereas India-China trade partnership reaching up to $ 84.4 billion, the recent developments put them ...

02.05.2018

Reflecting on Greater Eurasia and Its Role in the World

... priority site in Eurasia is the EAEU.” Luzyanin writes that “strengthening security and economic cooperation in the Eurasian center is the key task of SCO, which expanded from six to eight permanent member format in 2017. The entry of India and Pakistan means qualitative evolution of the Organization, its regional status being shifted to the global structure level. Any potential tensions within the Organization among individual members were informally stabilized by the Russian-Chinese ‘axis’ ...

20.04.2018

RIAC Hosts a Meeting with Representatives of Pakistan Embassy to Moscow and Center for International Strategic Studies (Pakistan)

On April 4, 2018, RIAC hosted a meeting with Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive Director of Center for International Strategic Studies (Pakistan) and representatives of Pakistan Embassy to Moscow. On April 4, 2018, RIAC hosted a meeting with Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive Director of Center for International Strategic Studies (Pakistan) and representatives of Pakistan Embassy to Moscow....

05.04.2018
 

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