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The SCO Can De-escalate India-Pakistan Tensions
March 01, 2019
The SCO Can De-escalate India-Pakistan Tensions
The SCO’s founding members have long pledged to ensure peace, security, and stability. Now it's time to act on that rhetoric.
The SCO Can De-escalate India-Pakistan Tensions
Without Regional Cooperation, Afghan Peace Will Remain Elusive
February 14, 2019
Without Regional Cooperation, Afghan Peace Will Remain Elusive
Afghanistan won’t have peace unless its neighbors agree to stop their meddling.
Without Regional Cooperation, Afghan Peace Will Remain Elusive
Pakistan Scores a Rare Diplomatic Victory on Kashmir
December 19, 2018
Pakistan Scores a Rare Diplomatic Victory on Kashmir
The OIC condemning ‘Indian terrorism’ in Kashmir is a diplomatic triumph for Pakistan.
Pakistan Scores a Rare Diplomatic Victory on Kashmir
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?
Did the OIC’s Dhaka Declaration Snub the Kashmir Problem?
May 11, 2018
Did the OIC’s Dhaka Declaration Snub the Kashmir Problem?
Kashmir barely rated a mention in the document, while host Bangladesh called for India to gain observer status in the OIC.
Did the OIC’s Dhaka Declaration Snub the Kashmir Problem?
India, Pakistan Defense Ministers Take Part in SCO Meeting
April 26, 2018
India, Pakistan Defense Ministers Take Part in SCO Meeting
It was the first time new members India and Pakistan sent their top defense officials to the gathering.
India, Pakistan Defense Ministers Take Part in SCO Meeting
A Peaceful Afghanistan Key to Regional Connectivity in South and Central Asia
January 26, 2018
A Peaceful Afghanistan Key to Regional Connectivity in South and Central Asia
Afghanistan's security and prosperity depends on its neighbors, and vice versa.
A Peaceful Afghanistan Key to Regional Connectivity in South and Central Asia
China Will Regret India's Entry Into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
July 24, 2017
China Will Regret India's Entry Into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Given current tensions between China and India, New Delhi's inclusion will cause headaches for Beijing.
China Will Regret India's Entry Into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Can Pakistan Afford CPEC?
June 16, 2017
Can Pakistan Afford CPEC?
There are concerns that the secretive agreement will lead to unsustainable debt for Pakistan while China reaps the benefits.
Can Pakistan Afford CPEC?
Is SAARC Doomed?
April 01, 2017
Is SAARC Doomed?
Rather than deal with Pakistan, India seems to be abandoning SAARC in favor of BIMSTEC.
Is SAARC Doomed?
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
March 18, 2017
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
India's reluctance to provide military aid is endangering Afghanistan and encouraging Pakistan's bad behavior.
India’s Cautious Engagement Is Costly for Afghanistan and the Region
Pakistan and China: Don't Fear Chabahar Port
January 31, 2017
Pakistan and China: Don't Fear Chabahar Port
A closer look at what Iran's Chabahar port deal with India and Afghanistan really means for China and Pakistan's CPEC.
Pakistan and China: Don't Fear Chabahar Port
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
January 11, 2017
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
Cross-LoC trade between India- and Pakistan-administered Kashmir goes on, despite frequent cross-border skirmishes.
Kashmir’s Cross-Border Barter Trade
Is Pakistan’s Stability in India’s Interest?
December 27, 2016
Is Pakistan’s Stability in India’s Interest?
The thought of a failed nuclear-armed state next door is worrying India more and more.
Is Pakistan’s Stability in India’s Interest?
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