Tag: North Caucasus

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Dagestan – Azerbaijan cooperation in transport and logistics supports Russian regional strategy

The commercial and political partnership between Dagestan and Azerbaijan might support the increasing relations between Moscow and Baku and implement the Russian foreign policy in the South Caucasus and the Caspian Sea region.…Continue readingDagestan – Azerbaijan cooperation in transport and logistics supports Russian regional strategy

Geopolitical Report ISSN 2785-2598

Discovering Russia’s key foreign target through Stavropol’s economic strategy

Geopolitical Report ISSN 2785-2598 Volume 25 Issue  6 – Stavropol authorities’ desire to open trade offices abroad might underline Russia’s strategic economic goal in the Eurasian geopolitical chessboard, especially in Azerbaijan, Iran, China, and the United Arab Emirates.…Continue readingDiscovering Russia’s key foreign target through Stavropol’s economic strategy

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Ingushetia: IT Park “Adam Khamkhoev” between economic development and social promotion

The establishment of an IT Park in Ingushetia named after Adam Khamkhoev, killed in May 2022 in Ukraine, underlined local and central authorities’ desire to promote economic development and support Kremlin’s narrative related to heroism and national unity.…Continue readingIngushetia: IT Park “Adam Khamkhoev” between economic development and social promotion

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Makhachkala port plays a decisive role in the Iran-Dagestan grain trade

Iran and Dagestan have increased their trade exchange through the Makhachkala Commercial Port, where the Kremlin has invested financial funds to transform this infrastructure into a logistic hub in the Caspian Sea, which might undermine the role of the close port of Baku in Azerbaijan.…Continue readingMakhachkala port plays a decisive role in the Iran-Dagestan grain trade

Geopolitical Report ISSN 2785-2598

The North Caucasus connects Russia with the Middle East and Africa

Geopolitical Report ISSN 2785-2598 Volume 24 Issue 6 – The Stavropol territory welcomed representatives from the Middle East and Africa in the event “North Caucasus in the Changing World”, whose goal was to create a link between the region and potential foreign investors and markets.…Continue readingThe North Caucasus connects Russia with the Middle East and Africa

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Islamic State cell arrested in Russian Stavropol territory

Recent arrests of Russian citizens in the Stavropol territory linked with the Islamic State confirmed that jihadist propaganda penetrated the Russian territory by exploiting local problems and influencing the Muslim communities disseminated in the country, especially in the North Caucasus, where the Kremlin has contrasted local militancy and religious extremism.…Continue readingIslamic State cell arrested in Russian Stavropol territory

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Russian domestic politics: promoting Dagestan culture among the ethnic Russians

Kremlin’s promotion of Dagestan culture and society in Sochi underlines Moscow’s goal to contrast Kavkazophobia and, simultaneously, improve the link between ethnic Russians and local ethnic Dagestani groups since this North Caucasian republic has a strategic role in the Caspian Sea region.…Continue readingRussian domestic politics: promoting Dagestan culture among the ethnic Russians