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The Elephant in the Room: US Needs A Geo-economic Strategy For Asia, Now
February 24, 2017
The Elephant in the Room: US Needs A Geo-economic Strategy For Asia, Now
Washington urgently needs a comprehensive geo-economic strategy to counter China’s hegemonic ambition.
The Elephant in the Room: US Needs A Geo-economic Strategy For Asia, Now
Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System
February 24, 2017
Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System
The Russian military is slated to rearm all of its missile formations with a new ballistic missile by the end of 2017.
Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System
Afghanistan Shouldn’t Start Counting TAPI Revenue Just Yet
February 24, 2017
Afghanistan Shouldn’t Start Counting TAPI Revenue Just Yet
Progress has been excruciatingly slow but the governments involved remain optimistic.
Afghanistan Shouldn’t Start Counting TAPI Revenue Just Yet
How Rosneft’s Privatization Deal Affects Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union Plans for Tajikistan
February 23, 2017
How Rosneft’s Privatization Deal Affects Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union Plans for Tajikistan
The Kremlin may be using relations with Qatar and Glencore to lean on Tajikistan to join the EEU.
How Rosneft’s Privatization Deal Affects Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union Plans for Tajikistan
Pakistan Still Eying JF-17 Thunder Fighter Sale to Sri Lanka
February 23, 2017
Pakistan Still Eying JF-17 Thunder Fighter Sale to Sri Lanka
Pakistan is trying to convince Sri Lanka to purchase the JF-17 fighter jet, despite Indian pressure.
Pakistan Still Eying JF-17 Thunder Fighter Sale to Sri Lanka
Why Trump Can't Break Russia Away From China
February 23, 2017
Why Trump Can't Break Russia Away From China
The conditions just aren't right for Kissinger-style triangular diplomacy.
Why Trump Can't Break Russia Away From China
Japan and India: Deepening Ties in the Age of Uncertainty
February 23, 2017
Japan and India: Deepening Ties in the Age of Uncertainty
With both countries concerned about U.S. leadership in Asia, a strong partnership looks more and more inevitable.
Japan and India: Deepening Ties in the Age of Uncertainty
Intrigue in Tamil Nadu Politics Continues After Jayalalithaa's Death
February 23, 2017
Intrigue in Tamil Nadu Politics Continues After Jayalalithaa's Death
The dust is far from settling in Tamil Nadu.
Intrigue in Tamil Nadu Politics Continues After Jayalalithaa's Death
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
February 22, 2017
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
Asian states accounted for 43 percent of all global arms imports between 2012 and 2016.
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
Indian Lawmakers Work to Stem Spending on 'Big Fat Indian Weddings'
February 22, 2017
Indian Lawmakers Work to Stem Spending on 'Big Fat Indian Weddings'
India's lower house may consider a bill that would limit spending on lavish weddings.
Indian Lawmakers Work to Stem Spending on 'Big Fat Indian Weddings'
India Could Do More for Sri Lanka’s Tamils
February 22, 2017
India Could Do More for Sri Lanka’s Tamils
There are multiple ways that New Delhi could ameliorate the circumstances of Sri Lankan Tamils.
India Could Do More for Sri Lanka’s Tamils
China’s Second Aircraft Carrier to Begin Sea Trials in 2019
February 22, 2017
China’s Second Aircraft Carrier to Begin Sea Trials in 2019
The new carrier is nearing completion and a launching ceremony ‘will soon be held.’
China’s Second Aircraft Carrier to Begin Sea Trials in 2019
Indonesia Becomes World’s First Buyer of New Helicopter Drone
February 22, 2017
Indonesia Becomes World’s First Buyer of New Helicopter Drone
Jakarta has become the first customer to receive and test the Skeldar-V-200 rotary UAV.
Indonesia Becomes World’s First Buyer of New Helicopter Drone
New Fault Lines Emerge in South Asia Around Afghanistan
February 22, 2017
New Fault Lines Emerge in South Asia Around Afghanistan
Russian-led multilateral initiatives on Afghanistan in the region highlight growing rifts.
New Fault Lines Emerge in South Asia Around Afghanistan
A Closer Look at Turkmenistan’s Election Numbers
February 22, 2017
A Closer Look at Turkmenistan’s Election Numbers
The only numbers soaring in Turkmenistan are at the polls; meanwhile the economy deteriorates.
A Closer Look at Turkmenistan’s Election Numbers
A Recipe for Disaster in the South China Sea
February 21, 2017
A Recipe for Disaster in the South China Sea
A recent proposal for the Trump administration could spark a war in the already tense region.
A Recipe for Disaster in the South China Sea
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