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The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
February 10, 2016
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
Insight from Richard Fontaine
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
Trial of IRPT Members Begins in Tajikistan
February 10, 2016
Trial of IRPT Members Begins in Tajikistan
In less than a year the IRPT has gone from sitting in Parliament to a closed-door trial.
Trial of IRPT Members Begins in Tajikistan
Australian Court Upholds Offshore Detention Policy
February 09, 2016
Australian Court Upholds Offshore Detention Policy
The question of what to do with asylum seekers is fraught with moral and political dilemmas.
Australian Court Upholds Offshore Detention Policy
India’s Growing Naval Might
February 09, 2016
India’s Growing Naval Might
India's latest International Fleet Review highlights the growing importance of the maritime sphere for New Delhi.
India’s Growing Naval Might
Afghanistan to Start Peace Talks With Taliban By the End of February
February 08, 2016
Afghanistan to Start Peace Talks With Taliban By the End of February
Representatives from four countries expect peace talks with the Taliban to begin by the end of this month.
Afghanistan to Start Peace Talks With Taliban By the End of February
The Weird Case of the Uzbek Language
February 08, 2016
The Weird Case of the Uzbek Language
Central Asia's history under the Soviet Union resulted in distorted nomenclature and language across the region.
The Weird Case of the Uzbek Language
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
February 07, 2016
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
A new study reaches sobering conclusions on the potential for nuclear proliferation.
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
China in the Caucasus
February 06, 2016
China in the Caucasus
For Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia, China is an important investor and possible regional stabilizer.
China in the Caucasus
Transatlantic Views on US Rebalance: Perceptions Of Power
February 04, 2016
Transatlantic Views on US Rebalance: Perceptions Of Power
Insight from Linda Basile and Pierangelo Isernia
Transatlantic Views on US Rebalance: Perceptions Of Power
The New Threat to Islam in India
February 04, 2016
The New Threat to Islam in India
Hardline Wahabis and Salafis are attracting new converts.
The New Threat to Islam in India
Will Iran License-build Russia’s T-90S Main Battle Tank?
February 04, 2016
Will Iran License-build Russia’s T-90S Main Battle Tank?
Moscow recently proposed to Tehran the licensed production of T-90S tanks.
Will Iran License-build Russia’s T-90S Main Battle Tank?
Vietnam’s Master Plan for the South China Sea
February 04, 2016
Vietnam’s Master Plan for the South China Sea
The country’s plan for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance is taking shape.
Vietnam’s Master Plan for the South China Sea
What Happened to ISIS’s Afghanistan-Pakistan Province?
February 02, 2016
What Happened to ISIS’s Afghanistan-Pakistan Province?
A year after its founding, the Islamic State’s Khurasan province remains a notional entity.
What Happened to ISIS’s Afghanistan-Pakistan Province?
Will Iran Keep Its Promises?
February 02, 2016
Will Iran Keep Its Promises?
An election this month will tell the story.
Will Iran Keep Its Promises?
Turkmenistan’s Endless Energy Optimism
February 02, 2016
Turkmenistan’s Endless Energy Optimism
Turkmenistan still says it can deliver gas to Europe in the next few years and experts still seem to disagree.
Turkmenistan’s Endless Energy Optimism
2016: The Year of the Commodities Buyer
January 30, 2016
2016: The Year of the Commodities Buyer
This looks set to be a good year for resources importers.
2016: The Year of the Commodities Buyer
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