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Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
March 25, 2017
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
Tactical nuclear weapons get most of the attention, but Islamabad is also building up conventional capabilities.
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
India Considers Stepping up Military Assistance to Afghanistan
March 25, 2017
India Considers Stepping up Military Assistance to Afghanistan
India is purportedly evaluating whether to repair grounded Afghan helicopters and transport aircraft.
India Considers Stepping up Military Assistance to Afghanistan
5 Take-Aways From Pakistan's Economic Cooperation Organization Summit
March 25, 2017
5 Take-Aways From Pakistan's Economic Cooperation Organization Summit
Is the ECO Pakistan’s key to economic salvation?
5 Take-Aways From Pakistan's Economic Cooperation Organization Summit
Pakistan Gets Closer to One of Russia's Muslim Republics
March 25, 2017
Pakistan Gets Closer to One of Russia's Muslim Republics
The outreach from a Russian republic could help reshape Pakistan's geopolitical milieu.
Pakistan Gets Closer to One of Russia's Muslim Republics
What Happens After China Invades Taiwan?
March 24, 2017
What Happens After China Invades Taiwan?
Even a tactically “successful” invasion of the island might lead to strategic defeat for the PRC and the Communist Party.
What Happens After China Invades Taiwan?
Growing Trends of Female Jihadism in Bangladesh
March 24, 2017
Growing Trends of Female Jihadism in Bangladesh
Bangladesh is increasingly seeing females take part in suicide bombings and other terrorist attacks.
Growing Trends of Female Jihadism in Bangladesh
China Is Building a 100,000 Strong Marine Corps
March 24, 2017
China Is Building a 100,000 Strong Marine Corps
The People’s Liberation Army allegedly plans to increase the size of its amphibious assault troops by 400 percent.
China Is Building a 100,000 Strong Marine Corps
A First: Chinese Honor Guard Marches in Pakistan Republic Day Parade
March 24, 2017
A First: Chinese Honor Guard Marches in Pakistan Republic Day Parade
China dispatched a PLA honor guard to Pakistan's Republic Day parade.
A First: Chinese Honor Guard Marches in Pakistan Republic Day Parade
China, Russia, Iran: Ports and Power Along the Belt and Road
March 23, 2017
China, Russia, Iran: Ports and Power Along the Belt and Road
If the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor doesn’t live up to the hype, Russia may stand to benefit.
China, Russia, Iran: Ports and Power Along the Belt and Road
Bangladesh’s Risky Islamist Gambit
March 23, 2017
Bangladesh’s Risky Islamist Gambit
The Awami League's outreach to Islamist groups will not encourage, not moderate, extremists.
Bangladesh’s Risky Islamist Gambit
What Donald Trump’s Budget Means for Pakistan
March 21, 2017
What Donald Trump’s Budget Means for Pakistan
Cuts to the U.S. State Department will also impact the U.S.-Pakistan alliance.
What Donald Trump’s Budget Means for Pakistan
A Counterproductive Afghan-Pakistan Border Closure
March 20, 2017
A Counterproductive Afghan-Pakistan Border Closure
The recent deterioration in relations benefits neither country.
A Counterproductive Afghan-Pakistan Border Closure
Why Would Pakistan Send Combat Troops to Saudi Arabia Now?
March 20, 2017
Why Would Pakistan Send Combat Troops to Saudi Arabia Now?
Pakistan's consideration of a combat troop deployment to Saudi Arabia would cross an important line.
Why Would Pakistan Send Combat Troops to Saudi Arabia Now?
Exploring the Possibility of Defense Relations Between Iran and Japan
March 18, 2017
Exploring the Possibility of Defense Relations Between Iran and Japan
Military cooperation might seem like a faraway dream, but there are good reasons for both sides to explore options.
Exploring the Possibility of Defense Relations Between Iran and Japan
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
March 18, 2017
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
India's reluctance to provide military aid is endangering Afghanistan and encouraging Pakistan's bad behavior.
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
In New Zealand, a River Becomes a 'Person'
March 17, 2017
In New Zealand, a River Becomes a 'Person'
New Zealand has granted a river considered sacred by the Maori people the same legal rights as a human being. 
In New Zealand, a River Becomes a 'Person'
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