Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic Outpost
March 18, 2014
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic Outpost
Flight MH370 has put the spotlight on little known but strategically important territory.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic Outpost
Sri Lanka’s Growing Links with China
March 06, 2014
Sri Lanka’s Growing Links with China
Trade, investment and a strategic Indian Ocean location bring the two countries closer together.
Sri Lanka’s Growing Links with China
China Invites India To The 'Maritime Silk Road'
February 15, 2014
China Invites India To The 'Maritime Silk Road'
Although there are few specifics at the moment, the invitation could be an effort to reframe China's rise.
China Invites India To The 'Maritime Silk Road'
Chinese Naval Exercise In Eastern Indian Ocean Sends Mixed Signals
February 07, 2014
Chinese Naval Exercise In Eastern Indian Ocean Sends Mixed Signals
Chinese warships entered the eastern waters of the Indian Ocean for a rare exercise.
Chinese Naval Exercise In Eastern Indian Ocean Sends Mixed Signals
India and Vietnam Continue to Make Important Strategic Inroads
November 21, 2013
India and Vietnam Continue to Make Important Strategic Inroads
A high-level bilateral visit in New Delhi this week demonstrates the myriad areas of cooperation between the two.
India and Vietnam Continue to Make Important Strategic Inroads
Abdullah Yaamin Elected President of the Maldives
November 19, 2013
Abdullah Yaamin Elected President of the Maldives
After a period of uncertainty, a winner finally emerges.
Abdullah Yaamin Elected President of the Maldives
Pakistan’s Oversized Submarine Ambitions
October 09, 2013
Pakistan’s Oversized Submarine Ambitions
Nawaz Sharif has promised a modernized submarine fleet. It’s unlikely to materialize.
Pakistan’s Oversized Submarine Ambitions
India and the Rise of the Indo-Pacific
September 30, 2013
India and the Rise of the Indo-Pacific
India will need to demonstrate diplomatic skill in this emerging region. Working with Australia would be a good start.
India and the Rise of the Indo-Pacific
“Victory Without Bloodshed”: China’s India Strategy
August 20, 2013
“Victory Without Bloodshed”: China’s India Strategy
“Subduing India, preferably without striking a blow, remains a major Chinese policy objective.”
“Victory Without Bloodshed”: China’s India Strategy
Reaffirming India’s South China Sea Credentials
August 14, 2013
Reaffirming India’s South China Sea Credentials
India’s strategic relevance in Asia will be increasingly determined by its maritime role.
Reaffirming India’s South China Sea Credentials
India and China Battle for Maritime Influence
July 31, 2013
India and China Battle for Maritime Influence
From the South China Sea to the Persian Gulf, Delhi and Beijing are vying for influence with littoral states.
India and China Battle for Maritime Influence
The Gulf of Guinea: Jack Sparrow’s New Haunt?
July 26, 2013
The Gulf of Guinea: Jack Sparrow’s New Haunt?
Pirates have moved from the Gulf of Aden, to the Gulf of Guinea. This should make them easy prey.
The Gulf of Guinea: Jack Sparrow’s New Haunt?
Don’t Worry About China’s String of Pearls….Yet
July 09, 2013
Don’t Worry About China’s String of Pearls….Yet
China may have strategic designs in the Indian Ocean but bringing them to fruition will be tough.
Don’t Worry About China’s String of Pearls….Yet
China Makes Play For Iran’s Chabahar Port
July 01, 2013
China Makes Play For Iran’s Chabahar Port
Financing updates to Iran’s Persian Gulf port would significantly strengthen China’s position in the Middle East.
China Makes Play For Iran’s Chabahar Port
The Emerging Strategic Triangle in Indo-Pacific Asia
June 04, 2013
The Emerging Strategic Triangle in Indo-Pacific Asia
Indo-Pacific Asia is a recent concept, but one that the region’s strategic planners should note carefully.
The Emerging Strategic Triangle in Indo-Pacific Asia
June 02, 2013
India’s Quiet, Big Naval Splash
India is acquiring new platforms and capabilities that are turning it into a major naval power. Why doesn’t anyone seem to care?
India’s Quiet, Big Naval Splash
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