Iran and Tajikistan have intensified their relations and cooperation in recent weeks as part of Tehran's strategy of raising its presence and role in the Central Asia republic and establishing cooperation in political, economic, energy, and security sectors.
Since U.S. President Joe Biden confirmed the NATO troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, several regional and international actors have demonstrated their commitment to support the Afghan transition peace process and exploit the possible geopolitical vacuum left by Washington.
China will support Syria in its economic development and fight against Covid-19 with the final goal of becoming a key actor in the Middle East, link the Arab Republic of Syria with the Belt and Road Initiative and get access to the Syrian raw minerals.
ENI continues expanding its presence in the Middle East, particularly in the Arab United Emirates, as demonstrated by the recent agreement that the Italian oil company signed to operate Block 7 in the coastal zone of the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.
The recent meeting between the Tajik President and the Iranian Interior Minister underlines Tehran's regional strategy in Central Asia based on cultural diplomacy, economic investments, and cooperation in the security field.
La Corea del Sud è diventata negli ultimi anni uno dei maggiori partner commerciali per le repubbliche dell'Asia centrale del Kazakistan e dell'Uzbekistan e, grazie al suo slancio economico, potrebbe imporsi come un attore geopolitico emergente in grado di fronteggiare la Russia e la Cina e supportare gli Stati Uniti nello scacchiere strategico regionale.
Since 2019 the Central Asian republic of Kazakhstan has collaborated with the United States and other international partners to repatriate Kazakh citizens from former IS territories in the Middle East and contrast the spread of terrorism in the country.
In Belgium, the local police conducted 28 searches against the terrorist organisation Imarat Kavkaz. This event underlines the impact of the jihadist propaganda in the Russian language in Europe and the possible ramification of the Caucasus Emirate among the North Caucasian diaspora on the European soil.
Ukraine is facing energy shortages due to technical problems occurred on February 2nd and 3rd at the thermal power plants of Zaporozhye and Kurakhovskaya. This event underlines the current risky situation of Ukraine energy transmission system and Kyiv's necessity of improving its domestic energy production and distribution.
Tajikistan plans to increase electricity supplies to neighbouring countries, particularly Afghanistan, by building high-voltage power lines. This project underlines the Tajik Government's plan to transform the country into an energetic hub in a strategic region such as Central Asia.
Laschet alla CDU: la Germania post-Merkel potrebbe guardare alla continuità e a una intesa franco-tedesca
In questi giorni in tutta l’Europa è accresciuto l’interesse per la politica interna tedesca, perché si sono svolte le elezioni per decretare il successore di Angela Merkel alla guida della CDU, evento fondamentale visto che la Germania ricopre un ruolo primario nell’Unione Europea ed è considerata spesso come il motore economico del continente.
The National Directorate of Security of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan reported that Afghan security forces killed a high-ranking member of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), Mohammad Hanif. Despite the Taliban has often denied their involvement with al-Qaeda, latest military operations have underlined how strong is the presence and penetration of the terrorist organisation in Afghanistan.
On Wednesday morning in Kabul, unknown assailants attacked the motorcade of the first Vice-President of Afghanistan, Amrullah Saleh. The politician was not injured during the attempt. This event underlines how complex is the current situation of Afghanistan due to the Talibans' activities and the presence of jihadist fighters linked to the Islamic State and foreign actors.