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Trump and Afghanistan: The Unwelcome Obligation
January 18, 2017
Trump and Afghanistan: The Unwelcome Obligation
When Donald Trump takes office on January 20, he will inherit an immensely problematic country and region.
Trump and Afghanistan: The Unwelcome Obligation
India Should Tread Carefully on Missile Sale to Vietnam
January 18, 2017
India Should Tread Carefully on Missile Sale to Vietnam
It's important for India not to go out of its way to involve itself in China's maritime disputes.
India Should Tread Carefully on Missile Sale to Vietnam
Pakistan’s Missing Activists and the State's War on Online Anonymity
January 18, 2017
Pakistan’s Missing Activists and the State's War on Online Anonymity
The disappearance of prominent online voices has a chilling effect on other nonconforming bloggers.
Pakistan’s Missing Activists and the State's War on Online Anonymity
Rethinking Strategic Abandonment: Does the US Need to Redefine Its Partnership With Pakistan?
January 17, 2017
Rethinking Strategic Abandonment: Does the US Need to Redefine Its Partnership With Pakistan?
Both Pakistan and the United States need to take steps to improve the bilateral relationship.
Rethinking Strategic Abandonment: Does the US Need to Redefine Its Partnership With Pakistan?
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
January 17, 2017
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
China's top diplomat in Pakistan meets with Pakistan's army chief to discuss the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
Chinese Envoy, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss CPEC Security
South Asian Strategic Stability and Pakistan's Babur-3 Submarine-Launched Cruise Missile
January 14, 2017
South Asian Strategic Stability and Pakistan's Babur-3 Submarine-Launched Cruise Missile
Will Pakistan's new submarine-launched cruise missile bolster or harm strategic stability?
South Asian Strategic Stability and Pakistan's Babur-3 Submarine-Launched Cruise Missile
Deconstructing China’s Energy Security Strategy
January 14, 2017
Deconstructing China’s Energy Security Strategy
"The United States should not underestimate China’s ability to achieve energy security within the next two decades."
Deconstructing China’s Energy Security Strategy
Why India’s ICBM Tests Rile China
January 14, 2017
Why India’s ICBM Tests Rile China
The reason behind China's fierce reaction to India's recent missile tests.
Why India’s ICBM Tests Rile China
What South Korea Thinks of China's 'Belt and Road'
January 14, 2017
What South Korea Thinks of China's 'Belt and Road'
China’s OBOR vision increasingly clashes with South Korea’s own Eurasia Initiative.
What South Korea Thinks of China's 'Belt and Road'
Azerbaijan's Growing Military Cooperation With Pakistan
January 13, 2017
Azerbaijan's Growing Military Cooperation With Pakistan
Baku is seeking out increased defense imports from Pakistan, including JF-17 aircraft.
Azerbaijan's Growing Military Cooperation With Pakistan
What Trump Needs to Know About Afghanistan
January 12, 2017
What Trump Needs to Know About Afghanistan
SIGAR sums up the challenge in Afghanistan well. Hopefully someone in the new administration pays attention.
What Trump Needs to Know About Afghanistan
Pakistan's Missing Human Rights Activists
January 12, 2017
Pakistan's Missing Human Rights Activists
Five activists have disappeared in recent weeks, including poet Salman Haider.
Pakistan's Missing Human Rights Activists
Pakistan, Neutrality, and Saudi Arabia's Islamic Military Alliance
January 11, 2017
Pakistan, Neutrality, and Saudi Arabia's Islamic Military Alliance
General Raheel Sharif's appointment to lead the Saudi-led alliance presents challenges for Pakistani foreign policy.
Pakistan, Neutrality, and Saudi Arabia's Islamic Military Alliance
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
January 11, 2017
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
Cross-LoC trade between India- and Pakistan-administered Kashmir goes on, despite frequent cross-border skirmishes.
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
India Has Nothing to Fear From China's 'Belt and Road'
January 11, 2017
India Has Nothing to Fear From China's 'Belt and Road'
India is more than capable of helping shape the future of connectivity in Asia.
India Has Nothing to Fear From China's 'Belt and Road'
Time to Stop Meddling in Afghanistan
January 10, 2017
Time to Stop Meddling in Afghanistan
External powers need to involve Afghanistan in discussions, rather than interfering in the country's affairs from afar.
Time to Stop Meddling in Afghanistan
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