Threat to regional stability arising from the presence of Islamic State in Afghanistan as the reason for its renewed interest there. In this context, building relations with Pakistan became relevant due to its strategic location and influence.
Fragment of the speech of Leonid Savin during conference in Islamabad, December 2018.
If we are talking about geopolitics, we must apply an integrated an complex approach that combines power (primarily hard power - military strength and economic) and a certain view on the territory issues.
In an exclusive interview with FNA, Leonid Savin said, “The Strait of Hormuz is a very narrow place… Any small incidents may lead to a domino effect with serious consequences.