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Towards Increasingly Complex Multipolarity: Scenario for the Future

... policies, but only speaks to how they have been compelled by the circumstances to revise their grand strategic outlook. The Eurasian “Balancing” Act The arguably emerging NWO will be characterized by plenty of “balancing”, especially as regards Russian, Turkish, Indian, and Chinese grand strategies in Eurasia: Russia The Eurasian great power will seek to optimize its Afro-Eurasian “balancing” act between West and East, the former comprising the U.S./EU while the latter encompassing China vis-a-vis BRI; India ...


Meeting with Indian Ambassador to Russia Venkatesh Varma

... General Andrey Kortunov had a meeting with Venkatesh Varma, Indian Ambassador to Russia On May 28, 2021, RIAC Director General Andrey Kortunov had a meeting with Venkatesh Varma, Indian Ambassador to Russia. A wide range of issues related to bilateral Russian-Indian relations were discussed during the meeting, including the current state and prospects for the development of BRICS, RIC and SCO, the role of the United States and China in the Indo-Pacific region, as well as the dynamics of the current situation ...


Russia and India: Natural Partners in Building a Digital World

... of digital transformation In 2020, Russia and India celebrated 20 years since the Declaration on Strategic Partnership was signed in New Delhi by Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and President Vladimir Putin in October 2000. In December 2010, the India-Russia partnership was upgraded to the level of a special and privileged strategic partnership. In April 2019, President Putin signed an executive order, awarding Prime Minister N. Modi the Order of St. Andrew the Apostle the First-Called for his distinguished ...


Russia-India Relations Discussed at Indian Chamber of International Business Conference

On May 17, 2021, Indian Chamber of International Business held an online conference on topical issues of Russia-India trade, economic and investment relations. On May 17, 2021, Indian Chamber of International Business held an online conference on topical issues of Russia-India trade, economic and investment relations. Over eighty businessmen, business consultants,...


U.S. Seeking Military Bases in Neighborhood or Close Vicinity of Afghanistan

... to become the “major defense partner”, now being able to use Indian military bases. But India has no common border with Afghanistan, and the U.S. operations need to pass through Pakistan’s air space. Moreover, the presence of American troops in India is a direct threat to China and may not be welcomed by Russia too. The options left for America is to use military bases from the oil-rich Gulf states is also not quite optimal, as it has to pass through the air space of the neighboring nations. Keeping military bases in any friendly country far away from ...


The Russian-Indian 2+2 Format Will Synchronize Their Grand Strategies

... result will be that Russia and India find themselves on the opposite sides of the New Cold War. That outcome would be disastrous for stability both in Eurasia and in the Indo-Pacific, since it would be a totally unprecedented development, seeing as how Russian-Indian relations have hitherto enabled a semblance of predictability and, therefore, stability between these two strategic spaces. It is for this reason why the establishment of 2+2 talks between Russia and India should be welcomed. Prime Minister Modi’s ...


Securely knotting Indo-Russian ties

... Minister, paid a visit to his Indian counterpart, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, in order to take the Indo-Russian relationship to a new level. Defense was among the topics discussed. Cooperation in the field of defense is nothing new for the relations between Russia and India. Already in 1955, before the Sino-Indian border conflict, the Soviet Union transferred two Il-14 aircrafts to India.[1] This kind of understanding was further enriched in 1960s and 1970s. However, following the collapse of the Soviet Union, an impeding ...


Russia-India Gape May Be Widened Further

... Indo-Pacific initiative and Quad, thereby leaning more towards the US. India and Russia have been holding the annual summit, which is the uppermost institutionalized dialogue instrument in the strategic partnership, since 2000 when the 'Declaration on the India-Russia Strategic Partnership' was engaged between both sides. However, this is the first such year when in spite of several high-level visits from New Delhi to Moscow, tensions have begun to simmer in the bilateral ties over Russia's rhetoric against ...


Russia Moves East, India West, Straining Ties

... China and Russia are all members of BRICS and of SCO; Moscow could work harder making these institutions more efficient in reaching common denominators for even highly sensitive security and development issues. There is also a separate mechanism of the Russia-India-China trilateral consultations, which deserves more attention than it gets today. Andrey Kortunov: Eight Principles of the “Greater Eurasian Partnership” The future of Eurasia at the end of the day depends largely on the future of the China-India ...


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    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
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