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Rights Groups Criticize Bangladesh Government for 'Silence' on Enforced Disappearances
May 23, 2018
Rights Groups Criticize Bangladesh Government for 'Silence' on Enforced Disappearances
Bangladesh is accused of ignoring the issue in a report before its UN human rights review.
Rights Groups Criticize Bangladesh Government for 'Silence' on Enforced Disappearances
Russia's  <i>Borei</i>-Class Test Fires 4 Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles
May 23, 2018
Russia's Borei-Class Test Fires 4 Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles
This marks the first time that a Borei-class boomer launched four Bulava ballistic missiles in rapid sucession.
Russia's Borei-Class Test Fires 4 Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles
Time to Counter China and Rebuild the US Navy? 
May 23, 2018
Time to Counter China and Rebuild the US Navy? 
A former U.S. Pacific Fleet Naval Intelligence chief testifies to Congress on China's maritime ambitions.
Time to Counter China and Rebuild the US Navy? 
The Trump-Kim Summit, North Korea's 'New Strategic Line,' and Pompeo's 'Bold Approach' 2.0
May 23, 2018
The Trump-Kim Summit, North Korea's 'New Strategic Line,' and Pompeo's 'Bold Approach' 2.0
The United States is right that North Korea seeks economic betterment, but misses the mark on how it seeks this goal.
The Trump-Kim Summit, North Korea's 'New Strategic Line,' and Pompeo's 'Bold Approach' 2.0
US Reinforces East Asia Ballistic Missile Defense
May 23, 2018
US Reinforces East Asia Ballistic Missile Defense
The U.S. Navy has deployed another upgraded guided-missile destroyer capable of ballistic missile defense to Japan.
US Reinforces East Asia Ballistic Missile Defense
A Flight of Fancy: Is India Finally Taking Air Connectivity in the Northeast Seriously?
May 23, 2018
A Flight of Fancy: Is India Finally Taking Air Connectivity in the Northeast Seriously?
Could the BJP fly its way into a fantasy of a resource-rich Arunachal Pradesh?
A Flight of Fancy: Is India Finally Taking Air Connectivity in the Northeast Seriously?
Russia’s Strategic Rocket Force to Receive RS-28 Sarmat ICBM By 2020
May 23, 2018
Russia’s Strategic Rocket Force to Receive RS-28 Sarmat ICBM By 2020
Delivery of the RS-28 Sarmat ICBM is scheduled for 2020, according to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Russia’s Strategic Rocket Force to Receive RS-28 Sarmat ICBM By 2020
Bangladesh First: Behind India’s Changing Stance on the Rohingya
May 23, 2018
Bangladesh First: Behind India’s Changing Stance on the Rohingya
India has finally taken a stand on the biggest issue dividing Myanmar and Bangladesh.
Bangladesh First: Behind India’s Changing Stance on the Rohingya
Russia Drops Plans For Upgraded <i>Borei</i>-Class Ballistic Missile Sub
May 22, 2018
Russia Drops Plans For Upgraded Borei-Class Ballistic Missile Sub
Russia will reportedly build six more Borei II-class ballistic missile submarines instead.
Russia Drops Plans For Upgraded Borei-Class Ballistic Missile Sub
Timor-Leste's Corruption Challenge
May 22, 2018
Timor-Leste's Corruption Challenge
Addressing corruption will be the key to achieving economic development and cementing democratic principles.
Timor-Leste's Corruption Challenge
Asia’s Environment Is at a Tipping Point
May 22, 2018
Asia’s Environment Is at a Tipping Point
We need to act now to save biodiversity and ecosystems.
Asia’s Environment Is at a Tipping Point
Scoping Critical Information Infrastructure in China
May 22, 2018
Scoping Critical Information Infrastructure in China
CII is a major policy challenge in implementing Xi Jinping’s cybersecurity strategy.
Scoping Critical Information Infrastructure in China
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
May 22, 2018
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
Indonesian democracy will be put to the test next year, with Jokowi most likely facing off against Prabowo again.
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
India-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight With Naval Exercise
May 22, 2018
India-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight With Naval Exercise
Recent engagements confirm the uptick in activity in the defense realm.
India-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight With Naval Exercise
What’s Next for EU-Vietnam Defense Ties?
May 22, 2018
What’s Next for EU-Vietnam Defense Ties?
A closer look at what could lie ahead for the security aspect of the relationship in spite of lingering challenges.
What’s Next for EU-Vietnam Defense Ties?
India Test Fires BrahMos Supersonic Missile
May 22, 2018
India Test Fires BrahMos Supersonic Missile
The missile launch reportedly tested new indigenous technologies developed to extend the BrahMos’ service life by five years.
India Test Fires BrahMos Supersonic Missile
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