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China Continues to Court Sri Lanka
March 03, 2015
China Continues to Court Sri Lanka
China touted its friendship with Sri Lanka with Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera in Beijing.
China Continues to Court Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka May Bar Port Visits by Chinese Submarines
March 03, 2015
Sri Lanka May Bar Port Visits by Chinese Submarines
The new Sri Lankan government will not allow Chinese submarines to dock
Sri Lanka May Bar Port Visits by Chinese Submarines
The Inaccuracies of South Asian Maps
February 28, 2015
The Inaccuracies of South Asian Maps
South Asia lacks standardized and accurate maps.
The Inaccuracies of South Asian Maps
What’s It Like to Have China Build You a Port? Ask Cameroon.
February 27, 2015
What’s It Like to Have China Build You a Port? Ask Cameroon.
A Chinese-built port in Cameroon provides an interesting case study with implications for the Maritime Silk Road.
What’s It Like to Have China Build You a Port? Ask Cameroon.
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
February 27, 2015
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
A U.S. admiral told Congress that China now has more submarines than the U.S. -- and is building still more.
US Admiral: Chinese Subs Outnumber America's
A New Era for India-Sri Lanka Relations?
February 26, 2015
A New Era for India-Sri Lanka Relations?
A recent visit has encouraged optimism, but India will struggle to counter China’s influence.
A New Era for India-Sri Lanka Relations?
India's Maldivian Headache
February 26, 2015
India's Maldivian Headache
Political crisis in the Maldives puts New Delhi in a position where it has to act. But how?
India's Maldivian Headache
Sri Lanka’s Mahinda Rajapaksa Hopes for Comeback
February 24, 2015
Sri Lanka’s Mahinda Rajapaksa Hopes for Comeback
The former president is hoping to return to politics in upcoming parliamentary elections.
Sri Lanka’s Mahinda Rajapaksa Hopes for Comeback
The Small Islands Holding the Key to the Indian Ocean
February 24, 2015
The Small Islands Holding the Key to the Indian Ocean
Small islands dotting the Indian Ocean are emerging at the center stage of great power politics.
The Small Islands Holding the Key to the Indian Ocean
Cricket in Afghanistan
February 18, 2015
Cricket in Afghanistan
Since 2001, the sport has taken off in Afghanistan, which is enjoying some impressive success.
Cricket in Afghanistan
With UN War Crimes Report Delay, Sri Lanka Must Deliver on Post-War Accountability
February 18, 2015
With UN War Crimes Report Delay, Sri Lanka Must Deliver on Post-War Accountability
The Sri Lankan government has successfully bid for a delay in the release of a U.N. HRC report on alleged war crimes.
With UN War Crimes Report Delay, Sri Lanka Must Deliver on Post-War Accountability
China Stresses Ties With New Sri Lankan Government
February 18, 2015
China Stresses Ties With New Sri Lankan Government
Despite predictions, Sri Lanka's new government has actively reached out to China.
China Stresses Ties With New Sri Lankan Government
India, Sri Lanka Celebrate 'New Beginning' in Ties
February 17, 2015
India, Sri Lanka Celebrate 'New Beginning' in Ties
Maithripala Sirisena chose India as the destination for his first official visit abroad.
India, Sri Lanka Celebrate 'New Beginning' in Ties
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
February 17, 2015
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
Why do Beijing’s regional trade and transport plans worry so many people?
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
India’s Submarine Program Continues to Struggle
February 16, 2015
India’s Submarine Program Continues to Struggle
India has long recognized the need to beef up its submarine capability. That process is not going smoothly.
India’s Submarine Program Continues to Struggle
Balancing India’s Right
February 15, 2015
Balancing India’s Right
The appointment of a new foreign secretary is timely.
Balancing India’s Right
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