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China’s New Silk Road and Its Impact on Xinjiang
March 05, 2015
China’s New Silk Road and Its Impact on Xinjiang
China’s plans for Central Asia are likely to see Beijing take a tighter grip on the restive Xinjiang region.
China’s New Silk Road and Its Impact on Xinjiang
Quo Vadis Afghanistan? General Campbell Testifies on the Hill
March 05, 2015
Quo Vadis Afghanistan? General Campbell Testifies on the Hill
Campbell reports steady progress, but various challenges will remain for Afghan forces in 2015.
Quo Vadis Afghanistan? General Campbell Testifies on the Hill
Afghans Yearn for New Icons
March 05, 2015
Afghans Yearn for New Icons
Afghanistan's youth turn to the national cricket team for a new source of inspiration.
Afghans Yearn for New Icons
Afghanistan’s Mujahideen and a Fragile Peace
March 04, 2015
Afghanistan’s Mujahideen and a Fragile Peace
The continuing role of mujahideen leaders in Afghan politics puts the country’s future at risk.
Afghanistan’s Mujahideen and a Fragile Peace
Pentagon Declassifies Information on Afghan Security Forces
March 04, 2015
Pentagon Declassifies Information on Afghan Security Forces
SIGAR draws attention to discrepancies in ANSF force strength.
Pentagon Declassifies Information on Afghan Security Forces
Pakistan's Terrorism Accusations Against India: Bizarre But Calculated
March 03, 2015
Pakistan's Terrorism Accusations Against India: Bizarre But Calculated
Amid a declining domestic situation, senior Pakistani officials see it fit to blame India -- an unproductive endeavor.
Pakistan's Terrorism Accusations Against India: Bizarre But Calculated
Afghanistan's Women Strive for Political Influence
February 28, 2015
Afghanistan's Women Strive for Political Influence
All three of President’s Ashraf Ghani’s female cabinet picks have been rejected by parliament.
Afghanistan's Women Strive for Political Influence
Uzbekistan: Karimov’s Impending, Unconstitutional Reelection
February 28, 2015
Uzbekistan: Karimov’s Impending, Unconstitutional Reelection
Domestic and international dynamics suggest Karimov will again run for president, and win.
Uzbekistan: Karimov’s Impending, Unconstitutional Reelection
The Inaccuracies of South Asian Maps
February 28, 2015
The Inaccuracies of South Asian Maps
South Asia lacks standardized and accurate maps.
The Inaccuracies of South Asian Maps
TAPI and India’s Future in Eurasia
February 27, 2015
TAPI and India’s Future in Eurasia
Developments in a major pipeline project risk marginalizing India in Central Asia.
TAPI and India’s Future in Eurasia
Afghanistan: The Ball Is in Pakistan’s Court
February 27, 2015
Afghanistan: The Ball Is in Pakistan’s Court
Afghanistan has made an unprecedented series of goodwill actions. Pakistan must now respond.
Afghanistan: The Ball Is in Pakistan’s Court
U.S.-Pakistan Relations: Seeing Other People
February 27, 2015
U.S.-Pakistan Relations: Seeing Other People
The bilateral relationship matters less now, and that may not be such a bad thing.
U.S.-Pakistan Relations: Seeing Other People
Taking US-China Relations Global
February 27, 2015
Taking US-China Relations Global
At a meeting in New York, Susan Rice and Yang Jiechi discussed cooperation on a global scale.
Taking US-China Relations Global
Can Atheistic China Play Conflict Mediator in ‘God’s Century’?
February 26, 2015
Can Atheistic China Play Conflict Mediator in ‘God’s Century’?
As China becomes more involved in international conflicts, it will need to understand the role of religion.
Can Atheistic China Play Conflict Mediator in ‘God’s Century’?
How Cricket Reveals Geopolitical Fault Lines in Afghanistan
February 25, 2015
How Cricket Reveals Geopolitical Fault Lines in Afghanistan
Afghan support for India in the Cricket World Cup reflects the political triangle between Kabul, New Delhi, and Islamabad.
How Cricket Reveals Geopolitical Fault Lines in Afghanistan
Is Pakistan’s 'War on Terror' Out of Time?
February 24, 2015
Is Pakistan’s 'War on Terror' Out of Time?
With Washington’s patience and money fading, is time running out for Pakistan's offensive against domestic terrorism?
Is Pakistan’s 'War on Terror' Out of Time?
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