Russia, Iran, China, and now Turkey are in the same boat, as all have become the target of US sanctions. But none of those nations has bowed under the pressure.
The Polynesian Leaders Group is a step in the direction of unity for Pacific peoples. The only barrier to it and the Melanesian Spearhead Group is interference from the politico-military viceroys in Canberra, Wellington, Washington,...
Russia is a Pacific nation. It’s only natural for it to move eastwards, diversifying the relations. The upcoming visit of President Putin to Singapore in November demonstrates Moscow’s desire to move to the East.
Russia has more objective incentives to get along with China than with the US. The main thing Russia needs from the US is basically – well, nothing.
In the current multipolar world in which we live, economic and military factors are decisive in guaranteeing countries their sovereignty.
Hopefully the PTI’s victory will provide a new impetus to further the development of mutually beneficial ties between Russia and Pakistan.
In recent years New Delhi has been shifting to purchases of US-produced weapons. Now it looks like the situation is going to change and Russia will get back on its feet after some breakthrough agreements.
By all rights, Kanaky should be an independent country. However, the machinations of Macron, Philippe, Gomes, and others seem intent on preventing a new country from joining the international parade of nations.