Vladimir Putin and Central Asia: The Shaping of Russian Foreign Policy

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President Vladimir Putin’s consent after September 11th to the deployment of Western forces in Central Asia and to the U.S. military’s use of Central Asian airfields during the U.S.-led operations in Afghanistan represented a dramatic turn in Russian Central Asian policy. How and why did Russian policy change? Was this in part due to Russia’s decline in influence on the international arena?

Author: Lena Jonson
ISBN: 9781850436287
Binding: Hardback, 272 Pages
Published Year:
2004
Language:
English

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Lena Jonson examines Putin’s policy from 1999 to 2004 toward Afghanistan and the four key states that surround it: Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Kyrgyzstan, and examines how Russia dealt with both the new security challenges of the region and increased foreign engagement.

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Weight 0.63 kg
Dimensions 24 × 16.2 × 2.5 cm