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Maliki’s visit to Moscow reflects many facets
Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017 | Vasily Kuznetsov, Contributor
Iraq’s vice president may have had upcoming elections and Iranian influence in mind when he visited Moscow recently.
Russia keeping a close eye on Algeria
Friday, May. 19, 2017 | Vasily Kuznetsov, Contributor
Algeria’s new legislature, facing tough economic times domestically, needs to make gains in foreign policy to regain citizens’ trust — something Russia might be able to facilitate.
Can Russia, West cooperate on Libya?
Thursday, May. 11, 2017 | Vasily Kuznetsov, Contributor
Moscow sees an opportunity to engage with Europe to help solve Libya’s crisis, and the US president seems ready and willing to stay out of it.
What is Russia’s thinking on Libya?
Sunday, Mar. 5, 2017 | Vasily Kuznetsov, Contributor
In its effort to pursue national security interests in the Middle East, Russia is increasingly involved in the conflict in Libya.