September 07, 2020
Indian Defense Minister Visits Tehran Amid Predictable Complications in Ties
By Abhijnan Rej
Having lost significant leverage over Iran, India must now contend with the warming ties between Beijing and Tehran.
July 03, 2019
Chabahar Port: A Step Toward Connectivity for India and Afghanistan
By Khesraw Omid Farooq
For India and Afghanistan, Chabahar holds great promise.
June 25, 2019
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
By Shoaib A. Rahim
Sanctions on Iran and the possibility of conflict are jeopardizing Kabul's long-term development plans.
May 16, 2019
Tehran Comes Calling: India’s Iran Dilemma Grows Acute
By Harsh V. Pant
India has to make hard choices about its relationship with Iran—again.
April 19, 2019
Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity
By Mariam Safi and Bismellah Alizada
Afghanistan has a long and difficult road to transition from an aid dependent economy to a trade and transit economy.
January 14, 2019
India Doubles Down on Chabahar Gambit
By Sudha Ramachandran
India continues its investment in the Iranian port, but the project's success is far from guaranteed.
January 09, 2019
In India, Iranian Foreign Minister Discusses Sanctions, Crude Exports, and More
By Ankit Panda
Iran and India continue to cooperate bilaterally and regionally.
December 13, 2018
What a US-Iran War Means for Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
By Nicholas Trickett
U.S. coercive pressure on Iran works against Uzbekistan’s regional interests and the stability of Afghanistan.
November 08, 2018
Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption
By Catherine Putz
Given the port’s importance to India and Afghanistan, the U.S. has reportedly carved out a sanctions exception for Chabahar.
July 10, 2018
India's Chabahar Challenge Gets Serious
By Rupakjyoti Borah
On Chabahar, New Delhi seems to be caught in a Catch-22 situation.
May 12, 2018
What Does Trump’s Iran Deal Withdrawal Mean for India’s Security?
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
Though the decision itself may not have been surprising, the consequences could be serious for New Delhi’s security.
January 23, 2018
India Lacks a Competitive Trade Strategy for Chabahar
By Ali Malik
India needs a sound economic and political strategy to maximize the benefits it receives from Chabahar.