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Caucasus Monitoring Russia

Russia wants to upgrade the port of Makhachkala

Russia plans to develop the infrastructure of the port of Makhachkala to transform the Dagestani capital in a logistic hub in the Caspian Sea and the Caucasus region and boost the socio-economic development.  Moscow’s desire to upgrade Makhachkala’s seaport and airport challenges the city of Baku and the Azerbaijani aim to become the Caspian interconnection.…Continue readingRussia wants to upgrade the port of Makhachkala

Geopolitics Russia

Raffreddamento dei rapporti Mosca-Minsk: arrestati 33 contractors russi in Bielorussia

I servizi di sicurezza bielorussi ed i media locali hanno riportato la notizia dell’arresto di 33 contractors russi della compania Wagner accusati di pianificare azioni di destabilizzazione del paese in vista delle elezioni presidenziali previste per il 9 agosto 2020. Tale evento sottolinea ancora una volta come i rapporti Mosca – Minsk si siano raffreddati con la Bielorussia pronta a guardare verso l’Occidente e la Cina.…Continue readingRaffreddamento dei rapporti Mosca-Minsk: arrestati 33 contractors russi in Bielorussia

Middle East Monitoring Russia

Iran enhances scientific cooperation with Russia

Iran and Russia are strengthening their bilateral cooperation in the field of scientific research focusing their attention on the Caspian Sea because the region plays a strategic role in the international arena and energy market. Furthermore, Tehran is becoming more involved in Russian domestic markets as demonstrated by the recent cooperation agreement between Iranian and North Caucasian academic institutions.…Continue readingIran enhances scientific cooperation with Russia