Likewise, in Syria (where the US is flagrantly stealing Syrian oil), the US seems to have lost its appetite to remain in the Levant and compel Iran’s departure from Syria- to the great discontent of Israel. Trump’s chaotic policies are leading to strategic recalculations in and around the oil-rich Persian Gulf. Face à cette crainte, Iraniens, Russes et Chinois cherchent à nouer des alliances avec d’autres pays qui, comme eux, s’opposent à l’influence occidentale. But that is not the real problem: in fact, the Israeli domestic front is far from ready for war, as even Israeli military officials acknowledge. Iran’s navy on Friday kicked off an unprecedented joint naval drill with Russia and China in the northern part of the Indian Ocean, Iranian state TV reported. The “ maritime security belt ” trilateral four-day drill between Iran, China and Russia in the sea of Oman and the Indian Ocean will mark the Middle East for decades to come. Rear Admiral Gholamreza Tahani of The Iranian Armed Forces (IAF) said that “the message of this exercise is peace, friendship and lasting security through cooperation and unity…[and] to show that Iran cannot be isolated.” He added, “No single country can guarantee the security of the oceans. By Bill McLoughlin PUBLISHED: 21:06, Tue, Jul 21, 2020 The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Kootneeti Team, Tags: AlliancesChina and IranRussiaRussia-China-Iran. strategic partnership. Only the weapon of economic sanctions remains for the US, a weapon that soon will be less efficient as countries adapt to their new situation. dealmakers were able to lock in promises for cheap crude oil and liquid natural China will also develop 5G infrastructure in Iran and establish closer cooperation on defense and intelligence sharing. Iran’s pursuit of these bilateral deals with Russia and China, as well as increased strategic cooperation between Russia and China in energy, commerce, and security, shows that all three sides are open to formalizing a tripartite alliance. indispensable economic partner of Iran and the two countries are strategic Le 10 juillet 2015 , l'OCS décide d'admettre l' Inde et le Pakistan comme membres à part entière, intégration officialisée le 9 juin 2017 [ 1 ] . He knows that Iran’s allies will dive into any future confrontation against the “Islamic Republic” and will hit US allies in the Middle Eastern region. Important Technological Innovations and Their Impact, Editorial Team & Policies | The Kootneeti, Wang Yi have written letters to UNSC outlining their defence for Iran, The vulnerability of the Central Asian Migrant Workers amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Coronavirus strikes Chinese economy but new trends to emerge. northern region of the Indian Ocean, which is today witness to certain The head of the public relations Russia and China have emphasised that they are not in favour of reimposing an navy chief Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said, “the objective of such The drill was conducted amidst increasing tensions between Iran and the United States in the Persian Gulf and it is referred to as “Maritime Safety Belt”. The control of Middle Eastern oil was the priority followed by a “new Middle East” plan to break Iran’s alliance with Lebanon (Hezbollah) and the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Iran, Russia, and China have collectively sought to cast doubt about the Chinese origin of the coronavirus, and suggest it is a U.S. biological weapon released into Wuhan. Iranian military cooperation with Russia and China was on full display as they held large-scale joint drills in the northern part of the Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Oman in December 2019. The US is also, unusually, not intervening in Lebanon’s choice of a Prime Minister. Cet aspect est particulièrement perceptible du côté Russe. The Israeli targets are within a few kilometres of Hezbollah bases, not far enough for the Israeli interception missiles to neutralise all missiles and rockets if simultaneously launched. God has set aside two whole chapters in the Bible to warn all Mankind of this coming war.. GOD warns Iran (Persia), being fully directed, commanded, and controlled by Russia (Magog), along with a coalition of allies (including Turkey) WILL go to war and will attack and invade Israel.. Image source: CNN. China-Iran-Russia Alliance Ending US Unilateral Global Hegemony, https://popularresistance-uploads.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/2017/12/popres-shorter.png, https://popularresistance-uploads.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/2020/01/191227090006-iran-china-russia-exlarge-169.jpg. attempt to distort regional security, led by the US,” he added. When it comes to geopolitical strategy there’s a saying among foreign policy experts: Russia play chess, China plays Go, and the United States plays football. image of the United States globally as they attempt to persuade the public that This is when President George Bush announced US policy and the vision of “a new world order where diverse nations are drawn together in common cause to achieve the universal aspirations of mankind: peace and security, freedom and the rule of law.”. In what is likely to be America’s biggest strategic challenge going forward, a new “Axis of Evil,” to borrow President George W. Bush’s terminology, has emerged on the world stage. Both Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and the Chinese government’s top diplomat, Wang Yi have written letters to UNSC outlining their defence for Iran against the renewal of sanctions. IRAN has called on Russia and China to form a new alliance to finally "overcome" Donald Trump as global relations rest on a knife-edge. stable, and to enable the Iranian people to convince the regime that it needs By Bill McLoughlin PUBLISHED: 21:06, Tue, Jul 21, 2020 Iranian military cooperation with Russia and China was on full display as they held large-scale joint drills in the northern part of the Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Oman in December 2019. The drill was conducted amidst increasing tensions between Iran and the United States in the Persian Gulf and it is referred to as “Maritime Safety Belt”. relations, with regard to their shared and non-shared interests, and by Both Iran invited and hosted the trilateral drills, starting from its southeastern port of Chabahar, to challenge the US “maximum pressure” policy. China. It It was the first time Iran has held a joint exercise with two major world naval powers on this scale since the “Islamic Republic” in 1979. After China’s secondary sanctions waiver expired in May 2019, it countries.” “Another The aim of these exercises is for all three countries to send a common message to the US. Iran has equipped its strongest and most organised ally in the Middle East, Hezbollah in Lebanon, with tens of thousands of rockets and precision missiles, enough to destroy Israeli targets, already included in its bank of objectives. Iran seeks to harness Russia and also China to confront “US lawlessness,” Iran’s Tasnim News Agency reported. Le principal facteur qui a contribué au rapprochement entre les trois États est une représentation commune du monde, celle d’un Occident perçu comme une force déstabilisatrice pour les régimes en place. No common adversary is expected to face Russia, China or Iran together in these waters. Recent developments confirm that NATO is in crisis. participant of. Iran was at the top of the list. Under President George W. Bush, Washington decided to surround Iran, China and Russia further and occupied Afghanistan – due to its geopolitical strategic position overlooking at the west of China, middle of Asia and the east of Iran and its richness of Uranium – and then Iraq. Trump and his team became aware that the US’s enemies had equipped themselves with enough missiles to be simultaneously engaged on multiple fronts in different Middle Eastern countries. seeking to increase oil imports from Tehran in defiance of American sanctions. The US sun is setting. gas (LNG) for years to come.” Mohammad Javad Zarif, foreign minister of the L’agence officielle russe Sputnik s’extasie sur ce qu’elle appelle le « nouveau paradigme global » : l’alliance entre la Russie, l’Iran et la Chine qui, en renforçant leur coopération, sont en train de redéfinir l’équilibre du monde. It was the beginning of a “destructive-constructive” strategy to crush any country rejecting US hegemony. This naval exercise was conducted in response to the American manoeuvres in the region. More significantly, the important factor which links the three countries is the to be doing any sort of military exercises with this regime (Iran).” They The prospect of a new Iran-China military alliance taking shape in the Indian Ocean is a development that will be taken with the utmost seriousness … Yahoo – China, Russia, and Iran will hold joint naval drills starting Friday in the Gulf of Oman, Beijing and Tehran said, at a time of heightened tensions since the US withdrew from a landmark nuclear deal with Tehran. sanctions snapback under the Iran nuclear deal which Washington is no longer a There is an added concern for countries such as India Major European businesses responded by fleeing Iran. Biden and Israel: A Return to the Obama Era? What Abe meant for Japan? God has set aside two whole chapters in the Bible to warn all Mankind of this coming war.. GOD warns Iran (Persia), being fully directed, commanded, and controlled by Russia (Magog), along with a coalition of allies (including Turkey) WILL go to war and will attack and invade Israel.. Behind the Tweets: Pakistani Propaganda Patterns and its Implications for India. Iran has good relations with neighbouring countries including Turkey, Iraq and Pakistan. 23rd June 2020. Before any Nepal-India disputes, we must remember Gurkhas! For example, at the end of 2019, Russia, China, and Iran held exercises in the Gulf of Oman, and in 2015 even in the Mediterranean Sea, which is quite far from the coast of China, but close to the ports of Greece and Italy, which are gradually coming under the operational control of China. Iranian military cooperation with Russia and China was on full display as they held large-scale joint drills in the northern part of the Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Oman in December 2019. Like many other arrangements, this represents the outgrowth of the combination of existing links between the three countries and recent convergences due to various trends and developments, including growing opposition to the United States that has risen further under President Donald Trump. Islamophobia in Europe, What Global Muslims Can Learn from India? Many elements indicated Iran was ready for the worst-case scenario and was trained for an extreme situation, knowing that the US would not venture into an unpredictable war where victory is far from guaranteed. Eurasia, which contains two-thirds of the world’s energy, was under constant close US watch, similar to Iran. Moscow is operating with Tehran in Syria’s ongoing conflict, while Beijing is In addition, there were also practices that focused on fighting terrorism and piracy, and participants shared information and experience about naval rescue operations. You need to understand where this trend is leading, and the Bible provides that understanding.