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Russia’s Balancing Strategy in South Asia
September 12, 2017
Russia’s Balancing Strategy in South Asia
Russia’s ability to maintain cordial security partnerships with both India and Pakistan is highly beneficial for its broader geopolitical aspirations.
Russia’s Balancing Strategy in South Asia
The New Cold War Politics in Afghanistan
April 10, 2017
The New Cold War Politics in Afghanistan
Regional rivalries involving Pakistan, India, Russia, and China complicate an already dire security situation.
The New Cold War Politics in Afghanistan
Russia and Pakistan's Reluctant Romance
February 25, 2017
Russia and Pakistan's Reluctant Romance
Over the past decade, Pakistan and Russia have been repairing a relationship badly damaged during the Cold War.
Russia and Pakistan's Reluctant Romance
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
February 14, 2017
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
Moscow is aligning itself with the enemy of its enemy, the Taliban.
4 Reasons Russia Increasingly Favors the Taliban in Afghanistan
Narendra Modi: Social Media Master?
September 25, 2015
Narendra Modi: Social Media Master?
Plus, Russia and Pakistan jet talks, India's new assault rifle, and Xi Jinping's pop culture knowledge. Links.
Narendra Modi: Social Media Master?
New Era in Russia-Pakistan Relations?
December 03, 2014
New Era in Russia-Pakistan Relations?
Bilateral ties have long been rocky, but a recent defense deal marks a turning point.
New Era in Russia-Pakistan Relations?
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