07 iunie 2018

Pay Attention to Russia's South Asia Strategy

thediplomat.com

Foreign policy experts have been devoting a significant amount of time and energy to Russia’s role in undermining the United States in Europe and the Middle East, as well as China’s growing influence in the Indo-Pacific. This has drawn attention away from South and Central Asia, where Russia is successfully pursuing a strategy that seeks to isolate Washington in Afghanistan and erode its influence in the broader region. Four developments have provided Russia with an opportunity to undercut U.S. [...]