Analyst: U.S. using NATO ally Turkey to oust Russia from Caucasus-Caspian region, weaken Iran

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Analyst: U.S. using NATO ally Turkey to oust Russia from Caucasus-Caspian region, weaken Iran
Rick Rozoff

The Russian newspaper Izvestia, while mentioning Acting Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Philip Reeker’s ongoing trip to the three nations of the South Caucasus – Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia – quoted comments made to it by Vladimir Avatkov regarding American designs on the region.

Avatkov’s is a voice to heed, as he is a Senior Lecturer at the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and an expert on Turkish and Turkic affairs. Izvestia also identifies him as a senior researcher at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (which is evidently now the Center for International Security of the Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations, named after the late Russian prime minister and foreign minister Yevgeny Primakov.)

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