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Can Pakistan Pursue an Independent Foreign Policy?
December 19, 2017
Can Pakistan Pursue an Independent Foreign Policy?
Pakistan cannot follow an independent foreign policy unless the country’s ruling elite makes changes domestically.
Can Pakistan Pursue an Independent Foreign Policy?
The Islamic State's Support Base in Pakistan Continues to Grow
September 28, 2017
The Islamic State's Support Base in Pakistan Continues to Grow
The Islamic State's flag emerges in Pakistan's capital. How serious is the threat?
The Islamic State's Support Base in Pakistan Continues to Grow
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
September 20, 2017
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
What is Malaysia's foreign policy? The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran take a look.
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
Little Noticed, But Hugely Important: India's Counterterrorism Outreach in the Philippines
July 25, 2017
Little Noticed, But Hugely Important: India's Counterterrorism Outreach in the Philippines
India's outreach on counterterrorism to the Philippines marks a significant moment.
Little Noticed, But Hugely Important: India's Counterterrorism Outreach in the Philippines
Russia Deploys Iskander Missiles to Tajikistan for Anti-Terror Drills
May 25, 2017
Russia Deploys Iskander Missiles to Tajikistan for Anti-Terror Drills
Practice makes perfect, right? Tajikistan and Russia to hold counterterror drills next week.
Russia Deploys Iskander Missiles to Tajikistan for Anti-Terror Drills
Onward and Upward: India-UAE Ties
February 01, 2017
Onward and Upward: India-UAE Ties
India and the United Arab Emirates look forward to a new era in bilateral ties.
Onward and Upward: India-UAE Ties
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
December 02, 2016
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
Every country agrees terrorism is a threat. So why is it so hard to get states to work together?
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
How Should the US Craft Counterterrorism Policy in Central Asia?
November 04, 2016
How Should the US Craft Counterterrorism Policy in Central Asia?
A reasonable report, an aluminium feud, and Kazakh movies; weekend reads.
How Should the US Craft Counterterrorism Policy in Central Asia?
How India Can Lead South Asia's War on Terror
October 19, 2016
How India Can Lead South Asia's War on Terror
The subregion can do much more to combat the threat, and India can lead these efforts.
How India Can Lead South Asia's War on Terror
Militants Attack Indian Army Camp in Kashmir's Baramulla District: First Takeaways
October 03, 2016
Militants Attack Indian Army Camp in Kashmir's Baramulla District: First Takeaways
The attack on an Indian Army camp in Baramulla comes less than two weeks after the devastating Uri attack.
Militants Attack Indian Army Camp in Kashmir's Baramulla District: First Takeaways
India Pledges $1 Billion in Assistance to Afghanistan
September 15, 2016
India Pledges $1 Billion in Assistance to Afghanistan
India and Afghanistan continue to draw closer together.
India Pledges $1 Billion in Assistance to Afghanistan
Where Do European Union-India Relations Stand?
March 31, 2016
Where Do European Union-India Relations Stand?
The relationship between India and the European Union has room to go. Wednesday's summit sustained momentum, despite difficulties.
Where Do European Union-India Relations Stand?
The Important Difference in the US-India and US-Pakistan Relationships
March 10, 2016
The Important Difference in the US-India and US-Pakistan Relationships
It's time for New Delhi to reimagine the U.S.-Pakistan-India triangle.
The Important Difference in the US-India and US-Pakistan Relationships
Narendra Modi's Agenda in Central Asia: Energy, Terrorism, and China
July 02, 2015
Narendra Modi's Agenda in Central Asia: Energy, Terrorism, and China
The Indian Prime Minister is making his first regional visit, with counterterrorism and energy at the top of the agenda.
Narendra Modi's Agenda in Central Asia: Energy, Terrorism, and China
Will Pakistan's Cellphone Biometric Push Pay Counter-Terrorism Dividends?
February 25, 2015
Will Pakistan's Cellphone Biometric Push Pay Counter-Terrorism Dividends?
The Pakistani government is embarking on a major biometric data collection effort to fight terrorism.
Will Pakistan's Cellphone Biometric Push Pay Counter-Terrorism Dividends?
China’s Cyber Diplomacy: a Taste of Law to Come?
January 14, 2015
China’s Cyber Diplomacy: a Taste of Law to Come?
China is showing its readiness to make and not just take international rules.
China’s Cyber Diplomacy: a Taste of Law to Come?
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