Russia-Pakistan joint war games (Relevant for GS Mains paper II)

A infantry unit of the Russian military participated in the first-ever joint military drills dubbed ‘Friendship—2016’, reflecting growing military ties between the two former Cold War rivals. Significance of military drill The joint drill is seen as another step in growing military-to-military cooperation, indicating a steady growth in bilateral relationship between the two countries, whose

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Iran nuclear deal with the west

There was a decade long deadlock between Iran and Western countries over the issue of Iran’s Nuclear Programme and safety concerns of uranium enrichment. Western Countries especially US, had alleged that Iran’s Nuclear Programme may be used by them to produce enriched uranium to develop nuclear warheads. However Iran had refused the allegations of western

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