March 01, 2020
Lessons From Balakot: One Year On
By Sitara Noor and Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
One year ago, India and Pakistan engaged in dangerous brinkmanship. What are the lessons learned?
January 04, 2020
Qassem Soleimani’s Assassination: Lessons for India?
By Abhijnan Rej
Soleimani’s assassination puts us in uncharted strategic waters, with implications, based on interpreted lessons, for India and others.
May 03, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Implications for Pakistan
By Fahad Nabeel
Who wins the election in India, and forms its next government, is of critical interest to Pakistan.
May 02, 2019
Why Did China Change Its Position Now on Listing JeM Chief Masood Azhar at the Security Council?
By Abhijnan Rej
India celebrates a diplomatic victory as China comes around on Azhar, but what happens next?
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 23, 2019
India-Pakistan Tensions Test the Shanghai Cooperation Organization's Mettle
By Eva Seiwert
At the next SCO summit in June, the matter of calming tensions between its newest member states, India and Pakistan, is paramount.
March 19, 2019
What Message Does the Latest India-Pakistan Crisis Send to Militants in Kashmir?
By Basharat Ali
The recent crisis in Kashmir sent a message to local militants about the kinds of violence that work.
March 15, 2019
Forget Cricket Diplomacy. The Game Is a Casualty of India-Pakistan Tensions
By Udayan Das
As tensions between India and Pakistan escalate, cricket has become an instrument of state policy.
March 13, 2019
Can India Use Boycotts to Pressure China on Terror?
By Uday Khanapurkar
Ultimately, an Indian boycott of Chinese imports is neither feasible, nor effective, nor efficient.
March 08, 2019
A War of Words? Conflicting Media Narratives Between India and Pakistan
By Akash Sriram
In a game of optics and perception, India's Modi and Pakistan's Khan each have come away with a victory.
March 06, 2019
Pakistan Arrests 44 Suspected of Involvement in Pulwama Attack
By Munir Ahmed
The suspects, including JeM leader Masood Azhar’s brother and son, are being detained pending investigation.
March 05, 2019
Don't Overlook the Root Cause of the Latest India-Pakistan Flare-up
By Sidra Hamidi
Behind the specific events of February 2019, there’s the larger danger of rising nationalism in both countries.