Yulia Sveshnikova is Research fellow at National Research University – Higher School of Economics (Moscow) and a consultant for the Russian Center for Political Studies (PIR Center).
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One year after the Iranian nuclear agreement was signed, it remains to be seen how viable it will be and what kind of relations Tehran will establish with the West and RussiaRead more
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