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After Article 370, Will Transnational Terrorist Organizations Look to Kashmir for Permanent War?
August 14, 2019
After Article 370, Will Transnational Terrorist Organizations Look to Kashmir for Permanent War?
Transnational extremist groups may become the next reason for escalation between India and Pakistan.
After Article 370, Will Transnational Terrorist Organizations Look to Kashmir for Permanent War?
Former Kyrgyz President Facing Charges of Murder and Orchestrating Mass Unrest
August 14, 2019
Former Kyrgyz President Facing Charges of Murder and Orchestrating Mass Unrest
There's always room for surprises, but Atambayev and his closest allies seem to be on the road to serious prison terms.
Former Kyrgyz President Facing Charges of Murder and Orchestrating Mass Unrest
Indian-Controlled Kashmir Under Strict Lockdown for 9th Day
August 14, 2019
Indian-Controlled Kashmir Under Strict Lockdown for 9th Day
Kashmir remains under an unprecedented security crackdown 9 days after its special constitutional status was revoked.
Indian-Controlled Kashmir Under Strict Lockdown for 9th Day
In a Country With Big Personalities, the Kyrgyz State Remains the Center of Power
August 14, 2019
In a Country With Big Personalities, the Kyrgyz State Remains the Center of Power
Power and wealth are generated by and flow through the state.
In a Country With Big Personalities, the Kyrgyz State Remains the Center of Power
Japan Braces for Unprecedented Olympic Gridlock
August 14, 2019
Japan Braces for Unprecedented Olympic Gridlock
Ahead of the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo’s overcrowded transportation networks pose a looming logistical nightmare.
Japan Braces for Unprecedented Olympic Gridlock
Russia, Iran, Others Debate How to Split Caspian Oil Riches
August 13, 2019
Russia, Iran, Others Debate How to Split Caspian Oil Riches
The convention signed last year still has not been ratified by Russia or Iran.
Russia, Iran, Others Debate How to Split Caspian Oil Riches
Is Thailand’s Military Fighting a ‘Hybrid War’ Threat?
August 13, 2019
Is Thailand’s Military Fighting a ‘Hybrid War’ Threat?
Recent remarks by the army chief spotlighted the Thai military's take on the country’s political and security environment.
Is Thailand’s Military Fighting a ‘Hybrid War’ Threat?
What’s Behind the Unveiling of Singapore’s New Armored Fighting Vehicle?
August 13, 2019
What’s Behind the Unveiling of Singapore’s New Armored Fighting Vehicle?
The development highlighted how the country is going about its efforts to modernize its military capabilities.
What’s Behind the Unveiling of Singapore’s New Armored Fighting Vehicle?
The Truth About Asia’s Elephant Tourism
August 13, 2019
The Truth About Asia’s Elephant Tourism
“The notion that all elephants are better off in the wild is sadly ignorant of the current realities of life.”
The Truth About Asia’s Elephant Tourism
Why Are the Taliban Reluctant to Declare a Ceasefire?
August 13, 2019
Why Are the Taliban Reluctant to Declare a Ceasefire?
It's not only a negotiating tactic. There's real fear on the Taliban's end about what happens after the guns go silent.
Why Are the Taliban Reluctant to Declare a Ceasefire?
Why Latin American Populism Is Bad News for China
August 13, 2019
Why Latin American Populism Is Bad News for China
Amid shifting political trends, China’s relationships with strategic partners in Latin America are in limbo.
Why Latin American Populism Is Bad News for China
F-35Bs Aboard USS <em>Wasp</em> Complete First Shipboard Hot Reload Exercise in Indo-Pacific Region
August 13, 2019
F-35Bs Aboard USS Wasp Complete First Shipboard Hot Reload Exercise in Indo-Pacific Region
The first F-35B hot reload of ordnance aboard a U.S. Navy flattop in the Indo-Pacific region took place in the Solomon Sea on August 4.
F-35Bs Aboard USS Wasp Complete First Shipboard Hot Reload Exercise in Indo-Pacific Region
Babanov’s Back: Kyrgyz Presidential Runner-up Returns
August 13, 2019
Babanov’s Back: Kyrgyz Presidential Runner-up Returns
Perhaps Babanov thinks the Kyrgyz authorities have their hands full?
Babanov’s Back: Kyrgyz Presidential Runner-up Returns
Russia Showcases ‘Kinzhal’ Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile at Air Show
August 13, 2019
Russia Showcases ‘Kinzhal’ Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile at Air Show
Two MiG-31K fighters, armed with Kinzhal missiles, took part in an airshow in central Russia over the weekend.
Russia Showcases ‘Kinzhal’ Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile at Air Show
Defense Dialogue Puts Vietnam-Philippines Military Ties into Focus
August 13, 2019
Defense Dialogue Puts Vietnam-Philippines Military Ties into Focus
The recent iteration of the mechanism highlighted some of the ongoing activity in defense relations.
Defense Dialogue Puts Vietnam-Philippines Military Ties into Focus
India’s Defense Ministry Clears Procurement of Coastal Batteries Armed with BrahMos Missiles
August 13, 2019
India’s Defense Ministry Clears Procurement of Coastal Batteries Armed with BrahMos Missiles
Last week, the Defense Acquisition Council cleared the purchase of new coastal batteries armed with supersonic cruise missiles.
India’s Defense Ministry Clears Procurement of Coastal Batteries Armed with BrahMos Missiles
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