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Will Pakistan Buy Russia’s S-400 Missile Air Defense System?
February 17, 2017
Will Pakistan Buy Russia’s S-400 Missile Air Defense System?
The Pakistan military is purportedly toying with the idea of procuring the S-400 missile air defense system.
Will Pakistan Buy Russia’s S-400 Missile Air Defense System?
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa: The Conundrum in Action
February 16, 2017
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa: The Conundrum in Action
What's behind the house arrest of Hafiz Saeed, the head of Jamaat-ud-Dawa?
Pakistan’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa: The Conundrum in Action
President Trump: Implications for Sri Lanka
February 15, 2017
President Trump: Implications for Sri Lanka
What Trump's general philosophy and approach to Asia will mean for small states like Sri Lanka.
President Trump: Implications for Sri Lanka
New Wave of Terrorist Attacks Casts Doubt on Pakistan's Security Forces
February 15, 2017
New Wave of Terrorist Attacks Casts Doubt on Pakistan's Security Forces
A recent upswing in violence could disillusion Pakistanis, as well as impacting the new U.S. administration's view of Pakistan.
New Wave of Terrorist Attacks Casts Doubt on Pakistan's Security Forces
The India-Bangladesh Wall: Lessons for Trump
February 15, 2017
The India-Bangladesh Wall: Lessons for Trump
Border fences are not particularly effective, but they are enormously expensive.
The India-Bangladesh Wall: Lessons for Trump
India Successfully Tests Prithvi Defense Vehicle, A New Missile Killer System
February 15, 2017
India Successfully Tests Prithvi Defense Vehicle, A New Missile Killer System
The Indian military successfully destroyed an incoming missile on February 12.
India Successfully Tests Prithvi Defense Vehicle, A New Missile Killer System
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
February 15, 2017
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
Pakistan's government has been slow to react to the presence of ISIS.
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
February 14, 2017
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
Moscow is aligning itself with the enemy of its enemy, the Taliban.
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
What Does India Think of Trump’s Afghanistan Policy?
February 14, 2017
What Does India Think of Trump’s Afghanistan Policy?
Despite inconsistencies, India may find a valuable interlocutor in the Trump administration with regard to Afghanistan.
What Does India Think of Trump’s Afghanistan Policy?
US Begins Vetting Asylum Seekers on Papua New Guinea
February 11, 2017
US Begins Vetting Asylum Seekers on Papua New Guinea
Uncertainty still lingers over specifics.
US Begins Vetting Asylum Seekers on Papua New Guinea
Pakistan Kicks off Large Multinational Naval Exercise
February 11, 2017
Pakistan Kicks off Large Multinational Naval Exercise
The naval drill involves 37 countries including China, Russia, and the United States.
Pakistan Kicks off Large Multinational Naval Exercise
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
February 10, 2017
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
The best reports on the Trump age in foreign policy and Asia, New START vacillations, and more. Weekly links.
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
Indian Navy Practices Sinking Chinese Subs in Largest-Ever Military Exercise
February 10, 2017
Indian Navy Practices Sinking Chinese Subs in Largest-Ever Military Exercise
The Indian Navy kicked off its Theater Readiness Operational Exercise (TROPEX) on January 24.
Indian Navy Practices Sinking Chinese Subs in Largest-Ever Military Exercise
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
February 09, 2017
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
Harakah al-Yaqin, a new insurgent group in Rakhine state, is different than its predecessors.
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
CPEC and the Baloch Insurgency
February 08, 2017
CPEC and the Baloch Insurgency
Balochistan stands to gain little from the massive project, despite being in desperate need of economic opportunity.
CPEC and the Baloch Insurgency
Pakistan to Order 50 More Fighter Jets in 2017
February 08, 2017
Pakistan to Order 50 More Fighter Jets in 2017
The Pakistan military is likely to place an order for an additional 50 JF-17 fighter jets this year.
Pakistan to Order 50 More Fighter Jets in 2017
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