Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

March 18, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">President Hassan Rouhani’s recent trip to Turkmenistan cannot be dismissed as a one-off. Since coming to office in August 2013, the Rouhani administration has prioritized relations with&nbsp;the Muslim states of the former Soviet Union. Given the potential for economic ties and trade, Tehran’s aspirations are fully understandable.</span></span></p>

Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

March 18, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">President Hassan Rouhani’s recent trip to Turkmenistan cannot be dismissed as a one-off. Since coming to office in August 2013, the Rouhani administration has prioritized relations with&nbsp;the Muslim states of the former Soviet Union. Given the potential for economic ties and trade, Tehran’s aspirations are fully understandable.</span></span></p>

Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

March 18, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">President Hassan Rouhani’s recent trip to Turkmenistan cannot be dismissed as a one-off. Since coming to office in August 2013, the Rouhani administration has prioritized relations with&nbsp;the Muslim states of the former Soviet Union. Given the potential for economic ties and trade, Tehran’s aspirations are fully understandable.</span></span></p>

Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

Does Iran have a “bridge” to Central Asia?

March 18, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">President Hassan Rouhani’s recent trip to Turkmenistan cannot be dismissed as a one-off. Since coming to office in August 2013, the Rouhani administration has prioritized relations with&nbsp;the Muslim states of the former Soviet Union. Given the potential for economic ties and trade, Tehran’s aspirations are fully understandable.</span></span></p>