Iran‐Pakistan relations: Political and strategic dimensions

  title={Iran‐Pakistan relations: Political and strategic dimensions},
  author={Shah Alam},
  journal={Strategic Analysis},
  pages={526 - 545}
  • S. Alam
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Political Science
  • Strategic Analysis
Abstract Iran‐Pakistan relations have had a distinct characteristic over the past five decades and Islamabad's clandestine transfer of nuclear technology and materials to Iran underlines its significance. Political and strategic imperatives have formed the basis of their close relationship despite divergence of interests and political outlook on regional and global issues. Both the countries have tried to reconcile differences and consolidate their ties. Iran's concerns regarding the perceived… 
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