Sri Lanka: Balancing Ties Between China and the West
May 26, 2015
Sri Lanka: Balancing Ties Between China and the West
The country’s foreign policy has shifted significantly since the elections. Will that continue?
Sri Lanka: Balancing Ties Between China and the West
India v. China in Sri Lanka: Lessons for Rising Powers
May 11, 2015
India v. China in Sri Lanka: Lessons for Rising Powers
The changing fortunes for the two emerging global powers in Sri Lanka offer some interesting lessons.
India v. China in Sri Lanka: Lessons for Rising Powers
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
April 30, 2015
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
Is the Obama administration too eager to embrace Sri Lanka’s new government?
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
April 14, 2015
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
What has Sri Lanka's Maithripala Sirisena manage to achieve in his first three months in office?
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
India’s Key to Sri Lanka: Maritime Infrastructure Development
March 31, 2015
India’s Key to Sri Lanka: Maritime Infrastructure Development
To surpass China in Sri Lanka, India needs to pursue proactive and dynamic diplomacy.
India’s Key to Sri Lanka: Maritime Infrastructure Development
Does the Sri Lankan Election Herald a Viable Indo-Pacific?
March 07, 2015
Does the Sri Lankan Election Herald a Viable Indo-Pacific?
“Sri Lanka’s democratic transition and the pragmatic decision to not exclude China bode well for a positive Indo-Pacific pluralism.”
Does the Sri Lankan Election Herald a Viable Indo-Pacific?
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?
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
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
Sri Lanka: Hope for Minorities?
February 03, 2015
Sri Lanka: Hope for Minorities?
Any optimism felt by the country’s beleaguered minorities remains tempered.
Sri Lanka: Hope for Minorities?
Sri Lanka’s International Reset
January 27, 2015
Sri Lanka’s International Reset
The election result opens the door to reforms in Sri Lanka’s foreign policy.
Sri Lanka’s International Reset
A Game Changer for China and India in Sri Lanka?
January 25, 2015
A Game Changer for China and India in Sri Lanka?
India may be celebrating the election result in Sri Lanka, but China is in the region for the long haul.
A Game Changer for China and India in Sri Lanka?
Look Back to Move Forward: Advice to the New Sri Lanka President
January 15, 2015
Look Back to Move Forward: Advice to the New Sri Lanka President
Sri Lanka has a real chance to move on from its troubled past.
Look Back to Move Forward: Advice to the New Sri Lanka President
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
January 14, 2015
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
Maithripala Sirisena's ascent presents an historic opportunity for democratic rejuvenation in Sri Lanka.
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
Sri Lanka: A Surprising Blow for Democracy
January 13, 2015
Sri Lanka: A Surprising Blow for Democracy
Voters end an apparent slide towards dictatorship, and confound Beijing’s plans for the region.
Sri Lanka: A Surprising Blow for Democracy
China, India, and Sri Lanka’s Change of Guard
January 12, 2015
China, India, and Sri Lanka’s Change of Guard
Sri Lanka's surprising election result will have complex effects on the India-China-Sri Lanka strategic triangle.
China, India, and Sri Lanka’s Change of Guard
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