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THE US AND CENTRAL ASIA: PAST TRENDS AND CURRENT PRIORITIES

The US role in Central Asia has historically been limited in comparison to the deep historical, security, and business ties that Russia shares with its former Soviet neighbors, or the more recent influx of investment and [...]

Baku Network, Russia’s Lev Gumilev Center ink co-op deal (PHOTO)

A cooperation agreement was signed in Baku between the Expert Council of the Baku International Policy and Security Network (Baku Network) and Russia’s Lev Gumilev Center. The agreement was signed by Director of the Lev Gumilov [...]

Opening ceremony of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games – VIDEO

Opening ceremony of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games [...]

BAKU MEETING OF U.S., RUSSIAN MILITARY CHIEFS

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received on February 16 a delegation led by Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the U.S. Department of Defense Joseph Dunford. The successful development of bilateral relations between Azerbaijan [...]

FM: Cooperation within Azerbaijan-Turkey-Russia format to strengthen stability in region

The cooperation within the trilateral Azerbaijan-Turkey-Russia format can strengthen the stability in South Caucasus region, said Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. The minister’s remarks came as a response to the question of Elkhan Alasgarov, PhD, head [...]

Another Perspective

America’s Political Frankenstein Interfering in other countries’ domestic politics is coming back to haunt the U.S., as Russia’s good friend Rep. Adam Schiff could tell you. President Trump’s tweets, albeit often confusing, increasingly dominate America’s information [...]

THREE GOALS OF TRUMP’S AIRSTRIKE IN SYRIA

By launching cruise missiles against the Syrian Air Force base, the United States pursued three political goals: to demonstrate its superior power, to try to intimidate China and to end suspicions that Russia can influence President [...]

Baku hosts roundtable on 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan-Russia ties – PHOTO

A round table entitled “Russia-Azerbaijan: 25 Years of Diplomatic Relations: Partnership Strategy” kicked off in Baku April 3, organized by the North-South Political Center and Baku International Policy and Security Network (Baku Network) analytical center jointly [...]

Conference on Nagorno-Karabakh kicks off in Baku

A conference titled “The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, origins, peacemaking and the role of civil society” kicked off in Baku on March 14. A number of scientists, politicians, public figures and researchers from Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russia, Turkey, Kazakhstan, [...]

THE FUTURE OF THE MIDDLE EAST: IN SEARCH OF A COMMON DREAM

The final session of the Valdai Club’s Middle East conference, titled “The future of the Middle East: In search of a common dream”, was attended by Ilyas Umakhanov, Deputy Chairperson of the Council of the Federation [...]