Rahim Rahimov

Rahim Rahimov is a Baku-based independent political analyst on Russia, the post-Soviet space and political Islam. Rahimov holds an M.A. in International Relations from the Hult International Business School, London, UK, and a B.A. in Arab Studies from Baku State University.

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Armenian-Azerbaijani Conflict: Clash of Civilizations?

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has framed the ongoing Karabakh hostilities as a “civilizational frontline” clash (Facebook.com/nikol.pashinyan, October 1). The fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the Karabakh region and

Azerbaijan-Georgia Partnership: What Next?

Speaker of the Georgian Parliament Irakli Kobakhidze visited Baku, Azerbaijan, on June 20. While meeting with his Azerbaijani counterpart, Ogtay Asadov, the latter noted that Azerbaijan as well as Georgia

Armenia and Azerbaijan: What Do They Seek From the EU?

Azerbaijan and the European Union launched negotiations on a strategic partnership agreement, on February 7, 2017 (Azertag, February 6; Azernews, February 14). Whereas Armenia concluded negotiations with the European bloc