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Comparing Gwadar and Chabahar Ports: rivals or ‘sisters’?

Inaugurating Chabahar Port early this week, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said he looked forward to “more engagement and unity” in the region, explaining, “We should go after positive competition. We welcome other ports in the region, we welcome Gwadar’s development.” Achieved 15 years after the initial agreement in 2003, the Indo-Iranian project of Chabahar is often seen […]