Asia-Pacific Digest:Russian women embracing Islam and T-90 tank in Thailand

Muslim women

Muslim women

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Articles and features about the Russian ‘flying tank’ in Thailand, potential Japanese investments in the Kurils and Russia-Vietnam joint automobile manufacturing were among the Asia-Pacific highlights on rbth.com.

Why Thailand should acquire the T-90 tank

The Russian Flying Tank is ideally suited for warfare in Thailand’s tropical conditions. The T-90 would also dramatically improve the fighting capabilities of the Royal Thai Army’s armoured cavalry battalions.
 

Russia will stop lending to all countries – except one

January 26, 2016 EXPERT ONLINE
Iran is the only country that could receive funds from Russia.
 

Russia invites Japan to develop fisheries around Southern Kurils

January 26, 2016 ALEXANDER KORABLINOVRBTH
Japanese firms to be given priority in developing the industry.
 

Vietnam, Russia to jointly manufacture cars, trucks

January 27, 2016 ALEXANDER KORABLINOVRBTH
Vietnamese companies to cooperate with Kamaz, Gaz and Uaz.
 

Why some Russian women embraced Islam

January 26, 2016 VIKTORIA SEMIÓSHINARBTH
Russia, where the concept of God was frowned upon for seven decades under communism, is witnessing a rapid religious renaissance. Some Russians are discovering Islam. RBTH spoke with three Russian women who chose to become Muslims.

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