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After Modi's Visit, Is Central Asia Open for Indian Business?
July 28, 2015
After Modi's Visit, Is Central Asia Open for Indian Business?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to Central Asia is an important moment for Indian business to increase its presence in the region.
After Modi's Visit, Is Central Asia Open for Indian Business?
How Hamid Karzai Continues to Rule Afghanistan From Beyond the (Political) Grave
July 25, 2015
How Hamid Karzai Continues to Rule Afghanistan From Beyond the (Political) Grave
The former Afghan president is leveraging a personal network to exercise influence beyond his term.
How Hamid Karzai Continues to Rule Afghanistan From Beyond the (Political) Grave
This Could Be China's Biggest Defense Deal Yet
July 25, 2015
This Could Be China's Biggest Defense Deal Yet
Plus, trouble in the Kuril Islands again, a new intelligence war, and more. Weekend links.
This Could Be China's Biggest Defense Deal Yet
Preliminary Lessons From Japan’s Security Debate
July 24, 2015
Preliminary Lessons From Japan’s Security Debate
“There is a lot more continuity than discontinuity in Japanese defense policy.”
Preliminary Lessons From Japan’s Security Debate
Sorry, the United Kingdom Does Not Owe India Reparations
July 24, 2015
Sorry, the United Kingdom Does Not Owe India Reparations
There are good reasons why Britain doesn't owe India reparations.
Sorry, the United Kingdom Does Not Owe India Reparations
Sri Lankan Civil War: What If the Tamil Tigers Weren't Labelled as 'Terrorists'?
July 24, 2015
Sri Lankan Civil War: What If the Tamil Tigers Weren't Labelled as 'Terrorists'?
How labeling a group influences the standards of civilian protection in wartime is a pertinent question.
Sri Lankan Civil War: What If the Tamil Tigers Weren't Labelled as 'Terrorists'?
Death of the Tajik Opposition
July 23, 2015
Death of the Tajik Opposition
Amnesty just isn’t what it used to be.
Death of the Tajik Opposition
What Did China Bring to the Iran Talks?
July 23, 2015
What Did China Bring to the Iran Talks?
How China, as one of the seven main negotiating parties, approached the Iran talks.
What Did China Bring to the Iran Talks?
In Turkmenistan, Border Woes Trump Education
July 23, 2015
In Turkmenistan, Border Woes Trump Education
Ashgabat has decided to solve its manpower problem by cutting off study abroad for Turkmen students.
In Turkmenistan, Border Woes Trump Education
Is the Afghan Army Losing the War in Afghanistan?
July 22, 2015
Is the Afghan Army Losing the War in Afghanistan?
Halfway through the fighting season, Afghan security forces are struggling to hold their ground.
Is the Afghan Army Losing the War in Afghanistan?
Washington and Kabul Want a Joint Strategy Against ISIS in Afghanistan
July 21, 2015
Washington and Kabul Want a Joint Strategy Against ISIS in Afghanistan
Kabul and Washington are trying to nip the Islamic State in the bud in Afghanistan.
Washington and Kabul Want a Joint Strategy Against ISIS in Afghanistan
The AIIB and the Geo-Economics of Connectivity
July 21, 2015
The AIIB and the Geo-Economics of Connectivity
The new bank offers a chance for India to pursue its own plans for regional connectivity.
The AIIB and the Geo-Economics of Connectivity
Afghanistan’s Peace Process: A Long Road Ahead
July 20, 2015
Afghanistan’s Peace Process: A Long Road Ahead
The start of talks is a positive step, but much could still go wrong.
Afghanistan’s Peace Process: A Long Road Ahead
Modi’s Worrying Pakistan Policy
July 18, 2015
Modi’s Worrying Pakistan Policy
A lack of coherence allied with tough talk could prove self-defeating.
Modi’s Worrying Pakistan Policy
Opportunities and Threats for India After the Iran Deal
July 18, 2015
Opportunities and Threats for India After the Iran Deal
The Diplomat’s Sanjay Kumar speaks with Sujata Ashwarya Cheema about the Iran deal's effect on India.
Opportunities and Threats for India After the Iran Deal
Modi and the Sino-Indian Game for Iranian Gas
July 17, 2015
Modi and the Sino-Indian Game for Iranian Gas
The Indian prime minister makes his opening move in a mini “Great Game.”
Modi and the Sino-Indian Game for Iranian Gas
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