The Talks in Islamabad and the Formation of a Security Belt in Southern Eurasia


Iran and Russia have created a committee for the realisation of joint projects in the areas of energy and railway industries. This was declared by the speaker of the Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani, after a two-day international conference in Islamabad dedicated to the battle against terrorism. 

Representatives from Pakistan, Russia, Iran, China, Turkey, and Afghanistan took part in the conference. A delegation of deputies from the State Duma led by the speaker of the lower chamber of parliament, Vyacheslav Volodin, represented Russia.

Islamabad’s Yemen Dilemma

Days before the Iranian nuclear deal was to reach a solution, the Saudi Arabians have carried out air strikes against the Zaidi Shia Muslim rebels in Yemen called the Houthis.

Russia and Pakistan


Geopolitica.Ru is republishing the extensive interview on Russian-Pakistani relations that Andrew Korybko gave exclusively to Mr. Muhammad Taimur Khan of the Institute of Strategic Studies, Islamabad (ISSI), and which was published in the July 2017 edition of The Diplomatic Insight.

Crown Prince bin Salman and Pakistan

Relations between Nations are as complicated as between individual’s person to person relations between important state players can and does affect positively or negatively even when two states are friendly but the men who matter do not see eye