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Coercive Economic Sanctions and the Expansion of Organised Oligarchical Activities: The IRGC Network

... designated to employ state’s foreign military and security strategies in the Middle East and in particular the four countries of Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, and Palestine. Although the term axis of resistance was used after the 9/11 and the invasion of Iraq and Afghanistan, but the root of this axis goes back to the beginning of the Iranian Revolution where Iran was under attack by Saddam Hussein. Through this network Iran was able to receive its required ammunition, missiles, and arms by its allies. Hafez al-Assad ...

29.07.2022

RIAC and Schiller Institute Seminar on Humanitarian Problems in Afghanistan

The event was attended by leading experts on Afghan issues On February 10, 2022, there was an online seminar "Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan: Towards a Durable Solution". The meeting was organized by the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and the Schiller Institute. The goal of the meeting was to discuss the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, as well as to find ...

15.02.2022

RIAC and SAM Round Table “Views of Russia and Turkey on the Situation in Afghanistan

... table was to discuss the positions of Russia and Turkey on key issues related to the Afghan problem. Leading Russian and Turkish experts attended the meeting. On December 13, 2021, the round table "Views of Russia and Turkey on the situation in Afghanistan" was held at the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). The meeting was organized jointly with the Center for Strategic Research of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey (SAM). The goal of the round table was ...

13.12.2021

The Confused Superpower: A Year After America's Elections

... There are hardly any observers who cast doubt on the fact that with the arrival of Joseph Biden in the White House in January 2021, nothing has fundamentally changed in American politics. The new president brought to its logical conclusion the insane Afghanistan saga of the United States and its allies, he continued to destroy the international order based on the UN and other institutions, and put American interests above global considerations, even above the most important interests of his allies....

03.12.2021

Russian and Pakistani Experts Compare Notes on the Situation in Afghanistan

On November 25, 2021, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) together with the Strategic Vision Institute (SVI, Pakistan) held a closed webinar “Current Turmoil in Afghanistan: Russia-Pakistan Potential Role” On November 25, 2021, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) together with the Strategic Vision Institute (SVI, Pakistan) held a closed webinar “Current Turmoil in Afghanistan: Russia-Pakistan ...

26.11.2021

Kabul: Old Problems are New Challenges

The international community may benefit from Russia’s experience in promoting domestic consensus in Afghanistan It has been some three months since the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan, precipitously and without large-scale bloodshed. This came as a complete surprise for the global community—but for the Taliban just as well, although this was ...

26.11.2021

Meeting with the European External Action Service Delegation

On November 10, 2021, the European External Action Service delegation, headed by Gunnar Wiegand, Managing Director for Asia and the Pacific at the European External Action Service, and Tomas Niklasson, the EU Special Envoy for Afghanistan, visited Russian International Affairs Council On November 10, 2021, the European External Action Service delegation, headed by Gunnar Wiegand, Managing Director for Asia and the Pacific at the European External Action Service, and Tomas ...

12.11.2021

Russia and the Afghanistan conundrum

The Taliban takeover of Afghanistan has created a power vacuum with security implications for the wider region that has perhaps been underestimated. While the withdrawal of the United States and its Western allies after a 20-year presence might have generated more than some ...

27.10.2021
 

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