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‘Russia Understands India’s Need To Engage The U.S.’

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will hold talks with his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyam Jaishankar in New Delhi on January 15, 2020. They will review the guidelines set following President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s summit meeting in Vladivostok on September 4-5, 2019. The Prime Minister is also scheduled to travel to Moscow for Victory Day celebrations. The ministers will discuss defence and energy cooperation. Russia also wants to reach a Free Trade Agreement between India and the Eurasian Economic  Union.

Ex-Russian Ambassador Gleb A. Ivashentsov speaks to StratNewsGlobal Associate Editor Amitabh P. Revi on bilateral ties in a multipolar world, India-U.S ties and how that is seen in Moscow, Russia-China relations and whether that impacts New Delhi, Iran, the Indo-Pacific, SCO, BRICS, RIC and the Prime Minister’s outreach in Russia’s Far East.

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Gleb A. Ivashentsov was Russia’s Ambassador to South Korea and Myanmar. He also held the post of Director of the Asian Department in the Russian Foreign Ministry. He has served as Soviet and Russian Consul General in Mumbai and as Counsellor and First Secretary in the Embassy of the Soviet Union in New Delhi.

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The 'Eye' of the story not the 'I' of the story. That's Amitabh Pashupati Revi's credo from the beginning of his professional journey in 1995. From conflicts in the war zones of Afghanistan, Syria, and Iraq to nuances of international politics in the Maldives,Thailand, and South Sudan, Amitabh has reported from all the world's continents, except for Antarctica(so far). Though, he has documented the world's third pole, the Siachen Glacier!
Amitabh reports and produces documentaries on the two-front China-Pakistan threat to India. His ground reports from Arunachal Pradesh and Ladakh have received viewership in the hundreds of thousands. Amitabh has interviewed world leaders, top global analysts, and experts in India, Russia, the United States, and Australia as well. Along the way, he’s picked up the Russian language, the Ramnath Goenka Award for his reporting on the 'Islamic State' terrorist group in Iraq, the Khaled Alkhateb Award for his reporting from Palmyra, Syria, and the UN Dag Hammarskjöld Distinguished Journalist Fellowship. Last but not least, as a founder member of StratNews Global, Amitabh helps lead the reporting, editorial, production, and administration teams at StratNews Global, BharatShakti, and InterStellar on their journey ahead.