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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
The Return of Realpolitik
January 27, 2015
The Return of Realpolitik
Geopolitics was back with a vengeance last year.
The Return of Realpolitik
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
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
January 23, 2015
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
With the U.S. stretched to provide a conventional deterrence, is it time to reconsider a fundamental policy?
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
January 22, 2015
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
Southeast Asian states lack the legal framework to stop the illicit dual-use trade.
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
State of the Union: Where's South Asia?
January 22, 2015
State of the Union: Where's South Asia?
What does U.S. President Barack Obama's 2015 State of the Union speech tell us about his views on South Asia?
State of the Union: Where's South Asia?
Iran, Afghanistan Approach Strategic Cooperation Pact
January 22, 2015
Iran, Afghanistan Approach Strategic Cooperation Pact
Afghanistan and Iran are slated to conclude a strategic cooperation agreement soon.
Iran, Afghanistan Approach Strategic Cooperation Pact
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
January 22, 2015
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
However, the U.S. Defense Department will continue to pursue counter-A2/AD strategies.
The Pentagon Just Dropped the Air Sea Battle Name
Russia and Iran Sign Military Cooperation Agreement
January 21, 2015
Russia and Iran Sign Military Cooperation Agreement
Should NATO-Russia relations deteriorate further, Moscow will make an even stronger effort to improve ties with Tehran.
Russia and Iran Sign Military Cooperation Agreement
The Transformation of India's Anti-Corruption Warriors
January 20, 2015
The Transformation of India's Anti-Corruption Warriors
Those on the front-lines of India's anti-corruption movement are now part of the country's establishment.
The Transformation of India's Anti-Corruption Warriors
Afghans Ponder the End of ISAF
January 20, 2015
Afghans Ponder the End of ISAF
Afghan views on the end of the international combat missions in the Hindu Kush.
Afghans Ponder the End of ISAF
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
January 19, 2015
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
Pakistan's government has vowed to end the Good Taliban/Bad Taliban distinction. Should we believe it?
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
The US Navy’s New Surface Warfare Strategy: ‘Distributed Lethality’
January 16, 2015
The US Navy’s New Surface Warfare Strategy: ‘Distributed Lethality’
The U.S. Navy’s surface fleet is getting more aggressive, with new tactics and weapons.
The US Navy’s New Surface Warfare Strategy: ‘Distributed Lethality’
‘Problems of Estimating Military Power’ Revisited
January 15, 2015
‘Problems of Estimating Military Power’ Revisited
What we usually leave out when considering a nation’s military strength.
‘Problems of Estimating Military Power’ Revisited
Japan's First Steps Into the World of Arms Exports
January 15, 2015
Japan's First Steps Into the World of Arms Exports
Since overturning a ban on arms exports last year, Tokyo has made cautious progress on defense cooperation.
Japan's First Steps Into the World of Arms Exports
Ashraf Ghani and a Game of Fiefdoms
January 13, 2015
Ashraf Ghani and a Game of Fiefdoms
Is the president being too ambitious in his effort to end corruption in Afghanistan?
Ashraf Ghani and a Game of Fiefdoms
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