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Russia in the Middle East: Return of a superpower?

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Russia inherits fond memories across the Middle East region as the anti-Zionist Soviet Union's successor. It now has the chance to gain long term credibility as a principled partner not only in the Middle East but to non-aligned countries everywhere, and should hold the fort, the anti-imperial one, against what's left of empire.

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Man I think you got it all wrong about Russia. You... by Bill Johnson on Thursday, Aug 16, 2012 at 1:35:57 PM
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