Iran And Russia Longer Have A Common Border - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Victor Smolinsky
    • 16.01.07 | 15:42 (IST)

    "This is doubly short-sighted as a nuclear-armed Iran on Russia's border is not in the latter's national interest..." - Yuliya Tymoshenko Ms Tymoshenko either doesn't realize - hard to believe - or ignores the fact that Iran and Russia no longer share a common border. The now independent states of Armenia and Azerbaijan, in the northwest, separate Iran from Russia and the now independent state of Turkmenistan separates them in the northeast.

    from the article: Moscow's Mideast myopia
    First published 00:00 16.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 16.01.07
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