May 01, 2019
The Kargil War: India and Pakistan 20 Years Later
By Sameer Lalwani and Eyal Hanfling
Parsing the war’s consequences, implications, and relationship to 2019’s Balakot crisis.
March 02, 2019
Indian Air Strategy After Balakot: The China Factor
By Vasabjit Banerjee and Prashant Hosur Suhas
How is India's air force placed to handle a potential war with Pakistan and a two-front war with Pakistan and China?
February 28, 2019
India-Pakistan Crisis Exposes Modi’s Dilemma
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan and Rajesh Rajagopalan
The decision about whether to escalate or not is much more complex than it appears.
December 14, 2018
The Last Secret of the 1971 India-Pakistan War
By James Maclaren
Does Pakistan continue to detain POWs from the war? The families think so.
October 05, 2018
Be Prepared for an India-Pakistan Limited War
By Nishank Motwani
Why is there an assumption that nuclear weapons would preclude a limited conflict between India and Pakistan?
December 12, 2017
What Good Are the Indian Navy's Aircraft Carriers Against Pakistan?
By Robert Farley
Just how useful will India's carriers be in a potential future war with Pakistan?
January 10, 2017
Pakistan Tests New Sub-Launched Nuclear-Capable Cruise Missile. What Now?
By Ankit Panda and Vipin Narang
Pakistan’s successful test of the Babur-3 submarine-launched cruise missile presents new challenges.
January 07, 2017
A Slip of the Tongue on India's Once-Hyped 'Cold Start' Doctrine?
By Ankit Panda
Is this India finally acknowledging Cold Start as sanctioned and ready for use, or something else altogether?
September 24, 2016
Could India and Pakistan Go to War?
By Michael Kugelman
A shooting war is unlikely, but covert activities are a strong possibility.
September 19, 2016
Analysis: Why Kashmir Matters
By Shawn Snow
Why Kashmir is a major national security issue for both India and Pakistan.
September 17, 2015
How India Fought Pakistan 50 Years Ago
By Rohan Joshi
Fifty years ago, India and Pakistan fought a war that would change the subcontinent forever.
September 09, 2015
India Gets Its First New Artillery Guns Since the 1980s
By Ankit Panda
India's new artillery gun is indigenous and stands to considerably improve the Indian Army's artillery capabilities.