Pakistan’s Successful SCO Summit Shouldn’t Be Spun As aSuccess for Shehbaz Sharif Personally

Pakistan’s Successful SCO Summit Shouldn’t Be Spun As aSuccess for Shehbaz Sharif Personally

What will always remain most important to President Putin and his government as a whole are inter-state relations between Russia and its partners irrespective of whoever leads the latter, whether it’s a multipolar-oriented visionary like former Prime Minister Khan or a US-installed placeholder like incumbent Prime Minister Sharif. Two notable Pakistani journalists have interpreted their…

Putin Still Hopes That Pakistan Will Continue Playing Its Role As the Zipper of Eurasia

Putin Still Hopes That Pakistan Will Continue Playing Its Role As the Zipper of Eurasia

While Russia has reasons to wonder whether Pakistan is beginning to become an obstacle to Eurasia’s multipolar integration due to the influence exerted upon its newly installed leaders by the US, it’s still holding out hope that this isn’t the case and that any prior moves in this direction can still be reversed in pursuit…

The Importance of Russia’s Investigation into ISIS-K’s Kabul Embassy Attack

The Importance of Russia’s Investigation into ISIS-K’s Kabul Embassy Attack

One can only speculate what this investigation will ultimately reveal upon its completion, but observers can be certain that it’ll shape Russian policy for years to come. ISIS-K’s terrorist attack against the Russian Embassy in Kabul was a major event that’ll shape Moscow’s regional strategy for years to come. Its immediate implications were already addressed…

The Global Consequences of South Asia’s Grand Strategic Reorientation

The Global Consequences of South Asia’s Grand Strategic Reorientation

While it remains to be seen whether Pakistan will grotesquely transform from the “Zipper of Eurasia” into the “Faultline of Eurasia” like is feared, that scenario is still credible enough to seriously concern all stakeholders. South Asia’s Central Role In The Great Bifurcation The global systemic transition to multipolarity is leading to profound changes across…

Speculative Pakistani Arms Sales to Kiev vs. Speculative North Korean Ones to Russia

Speculative Pakistani Arms Sales to Kiev vs. Speculative North Korean Ones to Russia

The US-led Western Mainstream Media ignored the reports about Pakistan’s speculative involvement in a transnational UK-led airbridge for militarily supplying Kiev while going bonkers about the second one connected to North Korea’s supposed arms sales to Russia. Their conspicuous silence towards the former very strongly suggests some element of truth to those claims while their…

Was Western Intel Behind ISIS-K’s Terrorist Attack Against the Russian Embassy in Kabul?

Was Western Intel Behind ISIS-K’s Terrorist Attack Against the Russian Embassy in Kabul?

The Anglo-American Axis’ strategic interests are to punish Russia for its leading role in the Taliban’s geo-economic balancing act; prompt Moscow to either double down with Wagner mercenary deployments in order to militarily overextend itself in Eurasia or quickly abandon its growing influence in Afghanistan; and attempt to revive the formerly heated rivalry between it…