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Prashanth Parameswaran

Prashanth Parameswaran

Prashanth Parameswaran is Senior Editor at The Diplomat based in Washington, D.C., where he produces analysis on Southeast Asian political and security issues, Asian defense affairs, and U.S. foreign policy in the Asia-Pacific.

Dr. Prashanth Parameswaran is Senior Editor at The Diplomat based in Washington, D.C., where he produces analysis on Southeast Asian political and security issues, Asian defense affairs, and U.S. foreign policy in the Asia-Pacific. Previously, he worked on Asian affairs at several think tanks, including the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He holds a PhD and an MA in international relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, and a BA in foreign affairs and peace and conflict studies from the University of Virginia.

Dr. Parameswaran’s analysis on politics and security issues in the Asia-Pacific has been widely featured and cited in several leading regional and international publications, including The Financial Times, Foreign Policy, The Straits Times, and The South China Morning Post. He has also authored policy reports, journal articles, and book chapters on Asian security trends, participated frequently in key regional forums and dialogues, and consulted for governments and companies.

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Posts by Prashanth Parameswaran
February 12, 2020

What Will the Next China-Cambodia Golden Dragon Military Exercise Look Like?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at potential continuity and change in what would be the fourth set of drills between the two countries.

February 12, 2020

The Growing Indo-Pacific Dimension in Indonesia-Australia Relations

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A recent interaction highlighted the convergences between the two countries in the wider strategic space amid continued challenges and limits.
February 12, 2020

Military Chief Introductory Visit Spotlights Malaysia-Singapore Defense Ties

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The visit highlighted the ongoing efforts by both sides to continue to advance the defense aspect of collaboration amid wider challenges.

February 12, 2020

Defense Minister Trip Puts Russia-Vietnam Security Ties into Focus

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A recent interaction spotlighted the defense aspect of the relationship between the two countries.

February 12, 2020

The Significance of Ending the US-Philippines Visiting Forces Agreement

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at what the nixing of the agreement could mean for the alliance and for the region.

February 11, 2020

What’s in Singapore’s Maritime Security Task Force Restructuring Plans?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Recent comments spotlighted the country’s ongoing efforts to review and change aspects of its response in this realm.
February 11, 2020

New Contract for Largest Coast Guard Vessels Spotlights Philippines-Japan Security Ties

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The signing spotlighted the ongoing defense relationship between the two countries and its wider significance.

February 11, 2020

Philippine Drug Enforcement Chief Admits Problems With Duterte’s Drug War

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Recent comments by a law enforcement official once again put the campaign in the spotlight.

February 10, 2020

New Regional Training Center Search Puts Philippines Coast Guard Capabilities in the Headlines

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A recent development spotlighted the service’s continued effort to enhance its capabilities.

February 10, 2020

What Will Myanmar’s New Home Minister Mean for the Country’s Security and Politics?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at the significance of the new appointment.

February 10, 2020

Singapore Airshow 2020 Takes Off Amid Coronavirus Scare

By Prashanth Parameswaran
While Asia’s largest aerospace event will go on this year, it has nonetheless been shrouded by health concerns that continue to grip the region.
February 06, 2020

Singapore-Indonesia Relations in the Headlines With President’s First State Visit

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The visit spotlighted the management of the relationship and highlighted some newer areas of collaboration both sides are exploring.

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