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Russia vis-à-vis Iran. OSW commentary NUMBER 292 | 30.01.2019

Rodkiewicz, Witold (2019) Russia vis-à-vis Iran. OSW commentary NUMBER 292 | 30.01.2019. [Policy Paper]

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    Russia’s relations with Iran are almost entirely based on geopolitical assumptions. Both states are interested in weakening the position the United States holds in the region; both have a common enemy in the form of Sunni extremism. Combined with the successful cooperation in Syria, which is not devoid of elements of rivalry, these priorities make Russia and Iran strategic partners in the Middle East.

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    Item Type: Policy Paper
    Subjects for non-EU documents: EU policies and themes > External relations > EU-Middle East
    Countries > Russia
    Subjects for EU documents: UNSPECIFIED
    EU Series and Periodicals: UNSPECIFIED
    EU Annual Reports: UNSPECIFIED
    Series: Series > Centre for Eastern Studies (OSW) > OSW Commentary
    Depositing User: Phil Wilkin
    Official EU Document: No
    Language: English
    Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2019 13:48
    Number of Pages: 7
    Last Modified: 30 Apr 2019 13:48

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