Alireza Noori

Alireza Noori is a researcher on Russian foreign policy and Iran-Russia relations. He holds an MA in Central Asia and Caucasus Studies from Tehran University and received his PhD in International Relations from Saint Petersburg State University. His professional experience includes ten years as an analyst and expert in Iranian research centers.

Russia Moves on the Foreign Policy Chessboard

September 21, 2016

Opportunities across the board await Russia in its foreign policy, but it must be careful not to upset existing allies. Turkey’s readiness to restore relations with Russia; Britain’s exit from the European Union (EU); the circulation of rumors on the Green Continent about the need to revise relations with Moscow;...

Russia Eyes Opportunities in Ties With Turkey

August 12, 2016

Russia considers Turkey to be a combination of threats and opportunities and has tried to reduce those threats by making the most of the opportunities. The speed of fluctuations in ties between Russia and Turkey over the past year has been one of the most thought-provoking phenomena amid rapid developments...