ASEAN Centre in MGIMO-University the MFA of Russia

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Medvedev’s Trip Reboots Thai-Russia Strategic Partnership

Medvedev’s Trip Reboots Thai-Russia Strategic Partnership

23.03.2015

ASEAN Centre presents Kavi Chongkittavorn"s new article about Russia-Thailand relations.

In 1897, when Siam faced imminent danger from the great colonizing powers of Great Britain and France, King Chulalongkorn went to Russia for diplomatic support to ward off the foreign predators. Since then the balance of power strategy preserved the country"s independence and liberty over the past century.

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