A New Chapter in Iran-Tajikistan Relations
15 Dec 2017 22:13

Mohsen Pakaeen

A New Chapter in Iran-Tajikistan Relations

The recent visit of Mr. Javad Zarif, the Foreign Minister of Iran, to Tajikistan indicates that Iran is determined to strengthen its relations with far and near neighbors and create mutual trust among the old friends in the region. Emphasizing the common historical and cultural background, Iran'...

Israeli’s Objectives in Central Asia and Caucasus
11 Dec 2017 08:17

Mohsen Pakaeen

Israeli’s Objectives in Central Asia and Caucasus

Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Zionist regime has been trying to increase its presence in Central Asia and the Caucasus. The objectives and motives behind this are summarized below.    Ending its isolation: The foreign policy of the Israeli regime since 1950 and the Ben-Gurion ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Azerbaijan Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on April 23, 2013 in Jerusalem, Israel
18 Oct 2017 11:18

Mohsen Pakaeen

Two New Weapons Strategies of Israel in the Caucasus

A report on the suspension of the sale of Israeli arms to Azerbaijan was released following last month’s visit to Armenia by the Israeli Regional Cooperation Minister, Tzachi Hanegbi. According to news reports, Israel has not only given up the sale of drone operators to Azerbaijan, but also ...

Eurasian Intergovernmental Council meeting in Astana, Kazakhstan
13 Oct 2017 23:26

Mohsen Pakaeen

Eurasia as the Emerging Pole of Global Coalitions

Eurasia, in its geopolitical sense, is a region covering the two republics of Ukraine and Belarus in the west, and includes areas from the Black Sea to Mongolia. Eurasia is a region that has emerged from the combination of the two continents of Europe and Asia, with no particular natural boundary,...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (L) and Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev (2nd L) attend the opening ceremony of Contemporary Turkish Painters Exhibition held for 25th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Turkey and Azerbaijan in Baku, Azerbaijan on September 06, 2017
20 Sep 2017 23:37

Mohsen Pakaeen

Turkish Cultural Influence in Azerbaijan

The collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 created a great opportunity for Turkey to be fully present in the five republics of Central Asia and the Caucasus - Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. In fact, Turkey, as the only Turkish- speaking country in the world, has tried ...

U.S. President Donald Trump gestures before delivering remarks on Americas military involvement in Afghanistan at the Fort Myer military base on August 21, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia
6 Sep 2017 05:35

Mohsen Pakaeen

Threats of New US Afghanistan Strategy

Withdrawing from President Trump’s positions announced during the presidential elections, the United States insisted on a continued presence in Afghanistan and the desire to increase its troops. Announcing the US administration’s new strategy on August 21, Donald Trump vowed to increase ...

US Vice President Mike Pence addresses servicemen of US and Georgian troops participating in the joint multinational military exercise
20 Aug 2017 20:14

Mohsen Pakaeen

Tensions between The US and Russia in the Caucasus

The consequences of successive tensions in the relationship between the US and Russia can also be seen in the Caucasus region. US Vice President Mike Pence visited Georgia first of August, 2017 to participate in the NATO exercise. The exercise was held in Georgia with the presence of the NATO members ...

Azerbaijan’s Week of Culture was kicked off with the presence of Iranian and Azerbaijani officials, as well as more than sixty Azeri artists on July 4, 2017 in Tehran, Iran.
11 Jul 2017 23:34

Mohsen Pakaeen

A Good Start for the Cultural Interactions between Tehran and Baku

In the past week, an important event took place in the Iranian culture. Azerbaijan’s Week of Culture was held with the presence of Abulfas Garayev, Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan, and more than sixty Azeri artists in the Iranian cities of Tehran, Isfahan and Ardabil.   Four ...

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4 Feb 2017 19:51

Mohsen Pakaeen: 'Azerbaijan has realized the advantages of regional cooperation with Iran and Russia, and will follow the same path during the Trump presidency'

  H.E. Mr. Mohsen Pakaeen, Former Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Republic of Azerbaijan, sat down one week ago with IRAS for a lengthy interview about the Iran-Azerbaijan relations. This interview has been edited for clarity.     The Iranian-Azerbaijani relations ...