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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?
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
February 21, 2018
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
Looking east and south, New Delhi’s attention is finally turning to Southeast Asia.
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
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
The China-Maldives Connection
January 25, 2018
The China-Maldives Connection
With a new FTA, China cements its influence in Maldives, much to India's dismay.
The China-Maldives Connection
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
January 01, 2018
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
A report card on Modi’s “neighborhood first” approach to foreign policy.
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
India’s Regional Power Credentials Under Threat by China
November 24, 2017
India’s Regional Power Credentials Under Threat by China
In both Maldives and Sri Lanka, China has been chipping away at Indian influence.
India’s Regional Power Credentials Under Threat by China
Maldives Criminal Court Seeks Arrest of Opposition Leaders, Including Former President
August 31, 2016
Maldives Criminal Court Seeks Arrest of Opposition Leaders, Including Former President
A group of opposition leaders reportedly met recently in Sri Lanka.
Maldives Criminal Court Seeks Arrest of Opposition Leaders, Including Former President
India Unveils New Coastal Surveillance Radar Network
March 26, 2015
India Unveils New Coastal Surveillance Radar Network
With an eye on maritime domain awareness, India is investing in coastal surveillance networks.
India Unveils New Coastal Surveillance Radar Network
India's Maldivian Headache
February 26, 2015
India's Maldivian Headache
Political crisis in the Maldives puts New Delhi in a position where it has to act. But how?
India's Maldivian Headache
Maldives Faces Drinking Water Crisis
December 05, 2014
Maldives Faces Drinking Water Crisis
A fire at the water sewage treatment plant in the country's capital has left at least 100,000 without drinking water.
Maldives Faces Drinking Water Crisis
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
October 21, 2014
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Also, India and China hold exercises, Pakistan-Iran tensions rise, a Korean standoff, and more. Defense links.
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Maldives Election Fiasco: “Betrayal of Democracy”
October 01, 2013
Maldives Election Fiasco: “Betrayal of Democracy”
The future of democracy on the archipelago looks bleak after a constitutionally questionable court intervention.
Maldives Election Fiasco: “Betrayal of Democracy”
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