RIAC and Strategic Vision Institute Report #50 / 2020
Iran does not have sufficient resources to ensure the rebuilding of the war-torn country
Tehran still prefers to keep silent, but no longer harbours illusions about greater strategic affinity with Russia
With the numerous unresolved issues between Iran and the Unites States, any normalization of bilateral relations would require both political will and a large-scale settlement plan
In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements 33 (31%) U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity 30 (28%) U.S. wants to dissolve Russia 24 (22%) U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China 21 (19%)
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