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Nikita Mendkovich

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Expert at the Center for Modern Afghanistan Studies and the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). He has written a number of works on the economy and international politics of the Middle East and Trans-Caucasian Region.

11.06.2014

Afghanistan's political bombs could lead to foreign policy bombshells

Afghanistan's political bombs could lead to foreign policy bombshells

In Afghanistan, a lot could change when Abdullah Abdullah becomes president, and that includes Afghanistan’s recent pro-Western orientation

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22.04.2014

Why the world should worry about the 2014 Afghan presidential elections

Why the world should worry about the 2014 Afghan presidential elections

The outcome of the nation’s presidential elections will have serious implications for both regional and global security. The U.S. and Russia should step up their cooperation in Afghanistan if they hope to preserve stability

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09.12.2013

How to avoid the Iraqi scenario in Afghanistan

How to avoid the Iraqi scenario in Afghanistan

With NATO ready to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan in 2014, U.S.-Russia collaboration in the region becomes crucial in preventing an escalation of terrorist activity and instability

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05.08.2013

The new deadlock in Russian-Georgian relations

The new deadlock in Russian-Georgian relations

Until Tbilisi shows flexibility on its core strategic objectives, don’t expect a rapprochement between Russia and Georgia anytime soon

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