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What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
June 25, 2019
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
Sanctions on Iran and the possibility of conflict are jeopardizing Kabul's long-term development plans.
What a US-Iran Face Off Means for Afghanistan
Tehran Comes Calling: India’s Iran Dilemma Grows Acute
May 16, 2019
Tehran Comes Calling: India’s Iran Dilemma Grows Acute
India has to make hard choices about its relationship with Iran—again.
Tehran Comes Calling: India’s Iran Dilemma Grows Acute
Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity
April 19, 2019
Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity
Afghanistan has a long and difficult road to transition from an aid dependent economy to a trade and transit economy.
Afghanistan: Prospects and Challenges to Regional Connectivity
India Doubles Down on Chabahar Gambit
January 14, 2019
India Doubles Down on Chabahar Gambit
India continues its investment in the Iranian port, but the project's success is far from guaranteed.
India Doubles Down on Chabahar Gambit
In India, Iranian Foreign Minister Discusses Sanctions, Crude Exports, and More
January 09, 2019
In India, Iranian Foreign Minister Discusses Sanctions, Crude Exports, and More
Iran and India continue to cooperate bilaterally and regionally.
In India, Iranian Foreign Minister Discusses Sanctions, Crude Exports, and More
What a US-Iran War Means for Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
December 13, 2018
What a US-Iran War Means for Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
U.S. coercive pressure on Iran works against Uzbekistan’s regional interests and the stability of Afghanistan.
What a US-Iran War Means for Afghanistan and Uzbekistan
Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption
November 08, 2018
Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption
Given the port’s importance to India and Afghanistan, the U.S. has reportedly carved out a sanctions exception for Chabahar.
Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption
India's Chabahar Challenge Gets Serious
July 10, 2018
India's Chabahar Challenge Gets Serious
On Chabahar, New Delhi seems to be caught in a Catch-22 situation.
India's Chabahar Challenge Gets Serious
What Does Trump’s Iran Deal Withdrawal Mean for India’s Security?
May 12, 2018
What Does Trump’s Iran Deal Withdrawal Mean for India’s Security?
Though the decision itself may not have been surprising, the consequences could be serious for New Delhi’s security.
What Does Trump’s Iran Deal Withdrawal Mean for India’s Security?
India Lacks a Competitive Trade Strategy for Chabahar
January 23, 2018
India Lacks a Competitive Trade Strategy for Chabahar
India needs a sound economic and political strategy to maximize the benefits it receives from Chabahar.
India Lacks a Competitive Trade Strategy for Chabahar
The Challenging Geopolitics of the Port at Chabahar
December 12, 2017
The Challenging Geopolitics of the Port at Chabahar
What is the future of the India-backed port at Chabahar in Iran?
The Challenging Geopolitics of the Port at Chabahar
Ghani and Mirziyoyev Meet, Renew Afghan-Uzbek Ties
December 06, 2017
Ghani and Mirziyoyev Meet, Renew Afghan-Uzbek Ties
Connectivity was at the heart of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's visit to Uzbekistan this week.
Ghani and Mirziyoyev Meet, Renew Afghan-Uzbek Ties
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
November 09, 2017
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
Russia looks to gain an advantage from the glut of infrastructure projects in Pakistan, Iran, and India.
Can Russia Piggyback on China’s ‘String of Pearls’?
First Indian Wheat Shipment Leaves for Afghanistan Via Iran's Strategic Chabahar Port
October 30, 2017
First Indian Wheat Shipment Leaves for Afghanistan Via Iran's Strategic Chabahar Port
The shipment is the first of six and represents the activation of a long-discussed trade route.
First Indian Wheat Shipment Leaves for Afghanistan Via Iran's Strategic Chabahar Port
Does India's Chabahar Deal Make Sense?
May 24, 2017
Does India's Chabahar Deal Make Sense?
Without a clear economic rationale, Chabahar port might do little more than embroil India in geopolitical games.
Does India's Chabahar Deal Make Sense?
Rising US-Iran Tensions: Should India Be Concerned?
April 27, 2017
Rising US-Iran Tensions: Should India Be Concerned?
The fate of the Iran deal matters to India, but its investments are too important to hesitate now.
Rising US-Iran Tensions: Should India Be Concerned?
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