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Vietnam Grounds Its Huey Choppers
January 30, 2015
Vietnam Grounds Its Huey Choppers
Plus, U.S.-India relations roundup, ancient Indian realism, the Corker bill, and more. Weekend links.
Vietnam Grounds Its Huey Choppers
Book Review: The History of Akbar, Volume 1
January 30, 2015
Book Review: The History of Akbar, Volume 1
Akhilesh Pillalamarri reviews The History of Akbar, Volume 1.
Book Review: The History of Akbar, Volume 1
We No Longer Know What is Happening With the War in Afghanistan
January 30, 2015
We No Longer Know What is Happening With the War in Afghanistan
A new report by a US government watchdog attacks the over-classification regime of the Pentagon in Afghanistan.
We No Longer Know What is Happening With the War in Afghanistan
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
January 29, 2015
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
The Islamic State unveils a council of leaders in Afghanistan and Pakistan comprised of former TTP members.
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
Julie Bishop Visits Afghanistan, UAE
January 29, 2015
Julie Bishop Visits Afghanistan, UAE
While Australia's PM was embroiled in controversy, his foreign minister was visiting Afghanistan.
Julie Bishop Visits Afghanistan, UAE
The Pentagon Once Again Seeks the World's Largest Defense Budget
January 29, 2015
The Pentagon Once Again Seeks the World's Largest Defense Budget
The Department of Defense wants more money to fight terrorism and reassure its European allies.
The Pentagon Once Again Seeks the World's Largest Defense Budget
Afghanistan at the Crossroads
January 28, 2015
Afghanistan at the Crossroads
Economically dependent on the foreign presence, Afghanistan will need to work hard to succeed on its own.
Afghanistan at the Crossroads
The Mixed Consequences of Sino-Indian Competition in the Indian Ocean
January 28, 2015
The Mixed Consequences of Sino-Indian Competition in the Indian Ocean
China and India’s rivalry threatens peace in the Indian Ocean basin. It’s also sparking a needed flood of development.
The Mixed Consequences of Sino-Indian Competition in the Indian Ocean
The Battle Over Afghanistan’s Legal System
January 28, 2015
The Battle Over Afghanistan’s Legal System
When it comes to the rule of law, the international community must account for existing Afghan traditions.
The Battle Over Afghanistan’s Legal System
Central Asia and the India-Russia Partnership
January 27, 2015
Central Asia and the India-Russia Partnership
Strategic realities in Central Asia are likely to see Russia and India returning to their historically strong ties.
Central Asia and the India-Russia Partnership
Afghanistan: Destination Uncertain
January 27, 2015
Afghanistan: Destination Uncertain
The transition is complete, but Afghanistan’s future looks uncertain to say the least.
Afghanistan: Destination Uncertain
A Transformative Moment in Indo-US Ties?
January 27, 2015
A Transformative Moment in Indo-US Ties?
Recent bilateral diplomacy between the United States and India is indicative of a long-term convergence.
A Transformative Moment in Indo-US Ties?
A Timid Uzbek-Tajik Rapprochement
January 24, 2015
A Timid Uzbek-Tajik Rapprochement
An air route reopens amid border clashes and geopolitical tensions.
A Timid Uzbek-Tajik Rapprochement
Outgoing US Defense Secretary Hagel Warns of Limits of Military Power
January 24, 2015
Outgoing US Defense Secretary Hagel Warns of Limits of Military Power
Hagel's departing shots should be seen as an incentive for self-reflection in the White House.
Outgoing US Defense Secretary Hagel Warns of Limits of Military Power
King Abdullah's Legacy in Asia
January 23, 2015
King Abdullah's Legacy in Asia
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah played a major role in maneuvering the kingdom toward Asia.
King Abdullah's Legacy in Asia
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
January 23, 2015
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
What the data reveals about the ongoing insurgency in Xinjiang.
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
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