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Pakistan Finds a Friend in Russia

May 8, 2018 | 10:00 GMT
Waving Pakistani and Russian flags

Pakistan and Russia were the bitterest of enemies during the Cold War, but a convergence of strategic interests has brought them back together.

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Three decades provides a lot of time for a rethink: Pakistan and Russia were the bitterest of enemies during the Cold War, but a convergence of strategic interests have brought Islamabad and the Kremlin closer than ever before. In recent months, Pakistan's foreign minister, national security adviser and army chief...

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