Indian Ocean: India Deploys New Sub-Killer Planes to Counter Chinese Subs
January 19, 2016
Indian Ocean: India Deploys New Sub-Killer Planes to Counter Chinese Subs
Two Poseidon 8I aircraft have recently been dispatched to the strategically-located Andaman and Nicobar archipelago.
Indian Ocean: India Deploys New Sub-Killer Planes to Counter Chinese Subs
Coast Guards of India and Japan Conclude Naval Exercise
January 16, 2016
Coast Guards of India and Japan Conclude Naval Exercise
Plus, Chinese drones, South China Sea investment opportunities, and more. Weekend links.
Coast Guards of India and Japan Conclude Naval Exercise
The Strategic Importance of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
January 03, 2016
The Strategic Importance of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
The Indian government needs to recognize the value of India’s southeast border.
The Strategic Importance of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
How Asians Came to See the Seas and Naval Strategy Like the West
December 04, 2015
How Asians Came to See the Seas and Naval Strategy Like the West
Asians' perceptions of seapower have changed over time, but not as much as you'd think.
How Asians Came to See the Seas and Naval Strategy Like the West
Paradise in Turmoil: What's Next for the Maldives?
November 06, 2015
Paradise in Turmoil: What's Next for the Maldives?
The Maldives announced a 30-day state of emergency after seizing a weapons cache on one of the country’s islands.
Paradise in Turmoil: What's Next for the Maldives?
State of Emergency in the Maldives Ahead of Opposition Protests
November 05, 2015
State of Emergency in the Maldives Ahead of Opposition Protests
President Abdulla Yameen has declared a state of emergency in the Maldives.
State of Emergency in the Maldives Ahead of Opposition Protests
A Brief History of the US Navy in the Indian Ocean
October 14, 2015
A Brief History of the US Navy in the Indian Ocean
As it celebrates its 240th birthday, the U.S. Navy would do well to keep the Indian Ocean in mind.
A Brief History of the US Navy in the Indian Ocean
The Indian Navy and the ‘Battleship’ Debate
October 11, 2015
The Indian Navy and the ‘Battleship’ Debate
Is the Indian Navy justified in building large warships?
The Indian Navy and the ‘Battleship’ Debate
Where Is the 'String of Pearls' in 2015?
October 05, 2015
Where Is the 'String of Pearls' in 2015?
Chinese military installations in the Indian Ocean are still a possibility, not a certainty.
Where Is the 'String of Pearls' in 2015?
Chinese Coastguard Ships Approached Disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
October 05, 2015
Chinese Coastguard Ships Approached Disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
Plus, Russia-North Korea ties, a U.S. aircraft carrier switcheroo, Indian Ocean geopolitics, and more. Monday links.
Chinese Coastguard Ships Approached Disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
India and Sri Lanka Vow to Increase Security and Economic Cooperation
September 16, 2015
India and Sri Lanka Vow to Increase Security and Economic Cooperation
India and Sri Lanka plan to conclude an economic partnership agreement by the end of the year.
India and Sri Lanka Vow to Increase Security and Economic Cooperation
Anti-Submarine Operations in the Indian Ocean
September 09, 2015
Anti-Submarine Operations in the Indian Ocean
There is a shared realization that strategic stability in maritime Asia can no longer be taken for granted.
Anti-Submarine Operations in the Indian Ocean
India and Seychelles Strengthen Ties Around Maritime Security, Economic Cooperation
August 31, 2015
India and Seychelles Strengthen Ties Around Maritime Security, Economic Cooperation
India and Seychelles continue to develop the foundations for an enduring partnership in the Indian Ocean.
India and Seychelles Strengthen Ties Around Maritime Security, Economic Cooperation
Sri Lanka's New Foreign Policy Presents Opportunities for India
August 24, 2015
Sri Lanka's New Foreign Policy Presents Opportunities for India
Sri Lanka's government wants a more balanced foreign policy and that's good news for India.
Sri Lanka's New Foreign Policy Presents Opportunities for India
When India Almost Intervened in Mauritius
August 22, 2015
When India Almost Intervened in Mauritius
Operation Lal Dora, a 1983 Indian plan to invade Mauritius, sheds light on New Delhi's thinking about the Indian Ocean.
When India Almost Intervened in Mauritius
Surveying India's Evolving Approach to Maritime Security
July 31, 2015
Surveying India's Evolving Approach to Maritime Security
India's approach to maritime security, near and far, is changing. Scott Cheney-Peters joins Ankit Panda to discuss trends.
Surveying India's Evolving Approach to Maritime Security
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