Russia

Alireza Nouri

The Pattern of Active Balance and Deterrence in Iran-Russia Relations in Syria

One of the major deficiencies in Iran-Russia relations during the post-Soviet period is its instability and the fact that it is influenced by third variables, especially the “West”. Therefore, a question has always been raised whether a stable basis can be defined for these relations? In response to this question, avoiding one-dimensional black-and-white look at Tehran-Moscow relations and stressing on a realistic approach to the set of differences and commonalities,...