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The Maldives Crisis and the China-India Chess Match
March 15, 2018
The Maldives Crisis and the China-India Chess Match
The state of emergency comes amid a high stakes game of regional rivalry.
The Maldives Crisis and the China-India Chess Match
The Maldives Crisis: Will India Intervene?
February 27, 2018
The Maldives Crisis: Will India Intervene?
Recent history suggests Indian intervention would carry steep consequences.
The Maldives Crisis: Will India Intervene?
The Maldives Crisis Presents a Window of Opportunity for India
February 25, 2018
The Maldives Crisis Presents a Window of Opportunity for India
India has options in the Maldives outside of military intervention and sanctions.
The Maldives Crisis Presents a Window of Opportunity for India
India’s Maldives Headache
February 23, 2018
India’s Maldives Headache
New Delhi is finding it difficult to forge a path that will preserve its interests and credibility.
India’s Maldives Headache
Democracy on the Brink in Maldives
February 09, 2018
Democracy on the Brink in Maldives
The current crisis is the culmination of political trends years in the making.
Democracy on the Brink in Maldives
India and the Maldives Emergency
February 08, 2018
India and the Maldives Emergency
Doing nothing is not an option, but there are few good choices for India.
India and the Maldives Emergency
China to India: Respect Maldives' Sovereignty
February 08, 2018
China to India: Respect Maldives' Sovereignty
China's Foreign Ministry warns the world not to “complicate the situation” by interfering in the unfolding crisis.
China to India: Respect Maldives' Sovereignty
Trouble in Paradise: How India Can Respond to the Crisis in the Maldives
February 07, 2018
Trouble in Paradise: How India Can Respond to the Crisis in the Maldives
How should India respond to Abdulla Yameen's blatant disregard for democratic principles?
Trouble in Paradise: How India Can Respond to the Crisis in the Maldives
A Political Crisis Deepens in the Maldives: The Geopolitical Stakes for India and Its Options
February 06, 2018
A Political Crisis Deepens in the Maldives: The Geopolitical Stakes for India and Its Options
Indian policymakers will weigh the pros and cons of various measures in the coming days. Will New Delhi intervene?
A Political Crisis Deepens in the Maldives: The Geopolitical Stakes for India and Its Options
Free Speech Murdered in Maldives
January 04, 2018
Free Speech Murdered in Maldives
Voices critical of the government and religious extremism face the threat of abduction -- or worse.
Free Speech Murdered in Maldives
Will Saudi Investment Be the Spark to Ignite the Maldives' Political Tinderbox?
April 21, 2017
Will Saudi Investment Be the Spark to Ignite the Maldives' Political Tinderbox?
The Maldivian government comes under fire for an opaque investment deal with Riyadh.
Will Saudi Investment Be the Spark to Ignite the Maldives' Political Tinderbox?
Commonwealth Withdrawal Highlights Challenges in Maldives
October 24, 2016
Commonwealth Withdrawal Highlights Challenges in Maldives
Maldives withdrew from the Commonwealth in October, further highlighting its democratic backsliding.
Commonwealth Withdrawal Highlights Challenges in Maldives
Maldives' Democracy Is Dying
September 23, 2016
Maldives' Democracy Is Dying
If the international community is going to save Maldives' democracy, it must move quickly.
Maldives' Democracy Is Dying
Opposition Leader Convicted on Terrorism Charges in Maldives
February 18, 2016
Opposition Leader Convicted on Terrorism Charges in Maldives
Sheikh Imran Abdulla of the Islamic Adhaalath Party in the Maldives was convicted on terrorism charges.
Opposition Leader Convicted on Terrorism Charges in Maldives
Paradise in Turmoil: What's Next for the Maldives?
November 06, 2015
Paradise in Turmoil: What's Next for the Maldives?
The Maldives announced a 30-day state of emergency after seizing a weapons cache on one of the country’s islands.
Paradise in Turmoil: What's Next for the Maldives?
State of Emergency in the Maldives Ahead of Opposition Protests
November 05, 2015
State of Emergency in the Maldives Ahead of Opposition Protests
President Abdulla Yameen has declared a state of emergency in the Maldives.
State of Emergency in the Maldives Ahead of Opposition Protests
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