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Perceptions of India’s Nuclear Capability Buildup: Ghost Hunting and a Reality Check
April 02, 2019
Perceptions of India’s Nuclear Capability Buildup: Ghost Hunting and a Reality Check
The basic philosophy of nuclear deterrence in India has not changed, despite recent arguments.
Perceptions of India’s Nuclear Capability Buildup: Ghost Hunting and a Reality Check
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
September 06, 2018
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
A new U.S. Department of Defense report describes trends in Chinese military modernization.
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
Trump's Nuclear Posture Review and China: No Way Forward?
February 12, 2018
Trump's Nuclear Posture Review and China: No Way Forward?
The Trump administration's Nuclear Posture Review takes an odd approach to China.
Trump's Nuclear Posture Review and China: No Way Forward?
Why the Debate Over India's Nuclear Doctrine Matters
April 05, 2017
Why the Debate Over India's Nuclear Doctrine Matters
Is South Asian strategic stability about to go topsy turvy or is the reality more mundane?
Why the Debate Over India's Nuclear Doctrine Matters
Nuclear South Asia and Coming to Terms With 'No First-Use' With Indian Characteristics
March 28, 2017
Nuclear South Asia and Coming to Terms With 'No First-Use' With Indian Characteristics
Let's make one thing clear: India can explore a pre-emptive first strike without changing its 2003 nuclear doctrine.
Nuclear South Asia and Coming to Terms With 'No First-Use' With Indian Characteristics
Rattled By Pakistan? India to Test Fire Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile
January 26, 2017
Rattled By Pakistan? India to Test Fire Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile
India is slated to test launch an intermediate-range nuclear-capable ballistic missile at the end of the month.
Rattled By Pakistan? India to Test Fire Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile
India Quietly Commissions Deadliest Sub
October 19, 2016
India Quietly Commissions Deadliest Sub
The first-ever indigenously built nuclear armed submarine was reportedly quietly commissioned in August.
India Quietly Commissions Deadliest Sub
India Eyes Israeli Foliage-Penetrating Radar for Kashmir Border Security
August 20, 2016
India Eyes Israeli Foliage-Penetrating Radar for Kashmir Border Security
Plus, Obama's UN plans for nuclear testing, "no first use," and more. Weekend links.
India Eyes Israeli Foliage-Penetrating Radar for Kashmir Border Security
India Successfully Tests New Ballistic Missile
March 22, 2016
India Successfully Tests New Ballistic Missile
India successfully test-fired the K-4 submarine-launched ballistic missile earlier this month.
India Successfully Tests New Ballistic Missile
India to Test-Fire Secret Undersea Weapon
March 08, 2016
India to Test-Fire Secret Undersea Weapon
India is set to test-fire the K-4 submarine-launched ballistic missile this week.
India to Test-Fire Secret Undersea Weapon
India's Deadliest Sub Is Ready for Operations
February 24, 2016
India's Deadliest Sub Is Ready for Operations
The Indian Navy’s INS Arihant could already be commissioned next month.
India's Deadliest Sub Is Ready for Operations
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
February 07, 2016
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
A new study reaches sobering conclusions on the potential for nuclear proliferation.
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
India’s Deadliest Sub to Test-Fire Missiles
October 15, 2015
India’s Deadliest Sub to Test-Fire Missiles
The Indian Navy’s INS Arihant will undergo missile tests this month.
India’s Deadliest Sub to Test-Fire Missiles
Why it Matters that the US and China Are Trying Cyber Arms Control
September 21, 2015
Why it Matters that the US and China Are Trying Cyber Arms Control
The United States and China are trying to put together a bilateral cyber arms control agreement. This could be big.
Why it Matters that the US and China Are Trying Cyber Arms Control
Strategic Warning and China’s Nuclear Posture
May 28, 2015
Strategic Warning and China’s Nuclear Posture
What the 2015 Defense White Paper tells us about China’s nuclear policy.
Strategic Warning and China’s Nuclear Posture
Sea Trials of Indian Navy's Deadliest Sub Going 'Very Well'
May 05, 2015
Sea Trials of Indian Navy's Deadliest Sub Going 'Very Well'
However, the Indian Navy still lacks a capable ballistic missile with which to arm the INS Arihant.
Sea Trials of Indian Navy's Deadliest Sub Going 'Very Well'
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