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China Deploys Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine and Rescue Vessel in Indian Ocean
October 16, 2018
China Deploys Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine and Rescue Vessel in Indian Ocean
China has deployed an attack submarine in the Indian Ocean this month, according to Indian Ministry of Defense sources.
China Deploys Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine and Rescue Vessel in Indian Ocean
India’s Island Diplomacy: Building an Indian Ocean Security Architecture
August 30, 2018
India’s Island Diplomacy: Building an Indian Ocean Security Architecture
India has charted the path of becoming an “influential” and “responsible” leader in the Indian Ocean region.
India’s Island Diplomacy: Building an Indian Ocean Security Architecture
Indian Ocean Update: The Crisis in the Maldives and India's Play at Duqm
February 28, 2018
Indian Ocean Update: The Crisis in the Maldives and India's Play at Duqm
The Diplomat's editors discuss Indian Ocean geopolitics, including the Maldives crisis and the significance of Duqm.
Indian Ocean Update: The Crisis in the Maldives and India's Play at Duqm
The Maldives Crisis Presents a Window of Opportunity for India
February 25, 2018
The Maldives Crisis Presents a Window of Opportunity for India
India has options in the Maldives outside of military intervention and sanctions.
The Maldives Crisis Presents a Window of Opportunity for India
What's a Recent Chinese Naval Deployment to the Eastern Indian Ocean About?
February 22, 2018
What's a Recent Chinese Naval Deployment to the Eastern Indian Ocean About?
What should be made of an exercise by Chinese naval vessels in the Indian Ocean amid a crisis in the Maldives?
What's a Recent Chinese Naval Deployment to the Eastern Indian Ocean About?
India Gains Access to Oman's Duqm Port, Putting the Indian Ocean Geopolitical Contest in the Spotlight
February 14, 2018
India Gains Access to Oman's Duqm Port, Putting the Indian Ocean Geopolitical Contest in the Spotlight
Duqm adds an important node to a growing network of facilities in the Indian Ocean held by actors with interests in preserving the status quo.
India Gains Access to Oman's Duqm Port, Putting the Indian Ocean Geopolitical Contest in the Spotlight
India's Projection of Power Through Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief
June 02, 2017
India's Projection of Power Through Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief
Rescue operations abroad help the Indian military project the image of a responsible power.
India's Projection of Power Through Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief
New Delhi’s Indian Ocean Outreach
June 01, 2017
New Delhi’s Indian Ocean Outreach
India’s recent outreach to Sri Lanka and Mauritius suggest renewed focus on the Indian Ocean region.
New Delhi’s Indian Ocean Outreach
China Burnishes Anti-Piracy Credentials Without Clarifying Possible Use of Lethal Force
May 08, 2017
China Burnishes Anti-Piracy Credentials Without Clarifying Possible Use of Lethal Force
The Chinese Ministry of National Defense clarified the extent of the Chinese Navy's anti-piracy operations in the Indian Ocean.
China Burnishes Anti-Piracy Credentials Without Clarifying Possible Use of Lethal Force
US, India Sharing Information on Chinese Submarines. Here's Why That Matters
January 23, 2017
US, India Sharing Information on Chinese Submarines. Here's Why That Matters
The commander of U.S. Pacific Command confirms that the two countries are peering at Chinese submarines in the Indian Ocean.
US, India Sharing Information on Chinese Submarines. Here's Why That Matters
Sri Lanka’s Quest for Strategic Prominence in the Indian Ocean
December 09, 2016
Sri Lanka’s Quest for Strategic Prominence in the Indian Ocean
At the Galle Dialogue, Sri Lanka tries to carve out a role for itself in the South Asian littorals.
Sri Lanka’s Quest for Strategic Prominence in the Indian Ocean
Foreign Ministers of India, Maldives Discuss Indian Ocean Security
August 17, 2016
Foreign Ministers of India, Maldives Discuss Indian Ocean Security
Maldives' new foreign minister visited India on his first trip abroad since taking office.
Foreign Ministers of India, Maldives Discuss Indian Ocean Security
Modi’s Africa Visit: Toward Greater Cooperation in Maritime Security
July 18, 2016
Modi’s Africa Visit: Toward Greater Cooperation in Maritime Security
India can emerge as a maritime security leader with African states bordering the Indian Ocean.
Modi’s Africa Visit: Toward Greater Cooperation in Maritime Security
India Deploys Submarine-Hunting Surveillance Aircraft to Seychelles
March 22, 2016
India Deploys Submarine-Hunting Surveillance Aircraft to Seychelles
India has dispatched a P-8I Neptune plane to patrol the exclusive economic zone of the 115-island nation in the Indian Ocean.
India Deploys Submarine-Hunting Surveillance Aircraft to Seychelles
The Indian Navy Charts A New Course With Its 2016 International Fleet Review
February 16, 2016
The Indian Navy Charts A New Course With Its 2016 International Fleet Review
India's International Fleet Review highlighted the growing importance of naval power to India's geopolitical vision.
The Indian Navy Charts A New Course With Its 2016 International Fleet Review
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