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Why Afghanistan Should Join CPEC
May 05, 2017
Why Afghanistan Should Join CPEC
Trilateral cooperation between Afghanistan, China, and Pakistan on the Belt and Road would benefit all three states.
Why Afghanistan Should Join CPEC
Reviving the Comatose Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Corridor
May 03, 2017
Reviving the Comatose Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Corridor
India and China's tug of war over the corridor is preventing any progress.
Reviving the Comatose Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Corridor
What Would Inform and Drive an Indian Nuclear Posture Review?
May 03, 2017
What Would Inform and Drive an Indian Nuclear Posture Review?
Is New Delhi merely conducting an intellectual exercise about nuclear doctrine or is it responding to something?
What Would Inform and Drive an Indian Nuclear Posture Review?
With One Tweet, Civil-Military Tensions in Pakistan Are Made Unusually Public
May 03, 2017
With One Tweet, Civil-Military Tensions in Pakistan Are Made Unusually Public
The Pakistani military has been surprisingly transparent about its contempt for the country's civilian leaders.
With One Tweet, Civil-Military Tensions in Pakistan Are Made Unusually Public
What Gulbuddin Hekmatyar's Return Means for Afghanistan
May 03, 2017
What Gulbuddin Hekmatyar's Return Means for Afghanistan
The Hezb-i-Islami leader's return threatens to further upset Afghanistan's already precarious ethnic balance.
What Gulbuddin Hekmatyar's Return Means for Afghanistan
Nepal and China Conclude Military Drills
May 02, 2017
Nepal and China Conclude Military Drills
The first-ever China-Nepal military drill was allegedly scaled down to address Indian concerns.
Nepal and China Conclude Military Drills
India's Ram Mandir Controversy Gains New Relevance. What Are the Stakes?
April 29, 2017
India's Ram Mandir Controversy Gains New Relevance. What Are the Stakes?
Should the Ram Mandir be built?
India's Ram Mandir Controversy Gains New Relevance. What Are the Stakes?
Deadly Maoist Attack in Sukma Shocks India. What's Next?
April 28, 2017
Deadly Maoist Attack in Sukma Shocks India. What's Next?
A deadly Naxal attack sparks a wider debate in India.
Deadly Maoist Attack in Sukma Shocks India. What's Next?
What Does the Surrender of a Pakistani Taliban Spokesperson Really Mean?
April 28, 2017
What Does the Surrender of a Pakistani Taliban Spokesperson Really Mean?
Does Ehsanullah Ehsan's surrender portend major changes ahead for the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan?
What Does the Surrender of a Pakistani Taliban Spokesperson Really Mean?
India, Japan, Australia, and the US: The Return of Asia's 'Quad'
April 28, 2017
India, Japan, Australia, and the US: The Return of Asia's 'Quad'
Like-minded democracies in Asia are increasingly drawn together.
India, Japan, Australia, and the US: The Return of Asia's 'Quad'
Rising US-Iran Tensions: Should India Be Concerned?
April 27, 2017
Rising US-Iran Tensions: Should India Be Concerned?
The fate of the Iran deal matters to India, but its investments are too important to hesitate now.
Rising US-Iran Tensions: Should India Be Concerned?
A Human Shield in Kashmir Raises Questions About Indian Army Overreach
April 26, 2017
A Human Shield in Kashmir Raises Questions About Indian Army Overreach
A video gone viral on social media has India up in arms.
A Human Shield in Kashmir Raises Questions About Indian Army Overreach
Nawaz Sharif and the Panama Papers Judgement in Pakistan
April 25, 2017
Nawaz Sharif and the Panama Papers Judgement in Pakistan
The Supreme Court of Pakistan has delivered its judgement in the Panama Papers case. What's next?
Nawaz Sharif and the Panama Papers Judgement in Pakistan
Linking Afghanistan to China's Belt and Road
April 24, 2017
Linking Afghanistan to China's Belt and Road
Linking Kabul to both the China-Pakistan Energy Corridor and OBOR could go a long way in bringing the region together.
Linking Afghanistan to China's Belt and Road
What Is the Status of Afghanistan's Deal With Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan?
April 24, 2017
What Is the Status of Afghanistan's Deal With Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan?
The Afghan government must implement its agreement with Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan.
What Is the Status of Afghanistan's Deal With Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan?
Indian Farmers Protest, Seeking Drought Relief
April 22, 2017
Indian Farmers Protest, Seeking Drought Relief
India's farmers have taken to Delhi to seek redress after an unusually bad drought.
Indian Farmers Protest, Seeking Drought Relief
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