Julia Sveshnikova

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani attend a news conference after talks in Tehran, Iran, Nov. 23, 2015. (photo by Alexei Druzhinin/Sputnik/Kremlin)

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Why Iran won’t work as a bargaining chip between Russia, US

Friday, Mar. 3, 2017 | Julia Sveshnikova, Contributor

Russia and Iran have enough overlapping interests to keep their relationship strong, even if the United States tries to interfere.

What Iran's presidential election means for Russia

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 | Julia Sveshnikova, Contributor

As Russia’s and Iran’s foreign policies become congruent, Russia looks to Iran’s 2017 elections for clues into their future relationship.

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Julia Sveshnikova is a research fellow at the Expert Institute of the National Research University “Higher School of Economics” and consultant at the Center for Political Studies of Russia (PIR Center). She obtained her Master’s degree in Islamic Studies from the International Islamic University Malaysia (UIA).

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