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As Modi Gears Up to See Abe Again, What's Holding Back India-Japan Ties?
October 15, 2018
As Modi Gears Up to See Abe Again, What's Holding Back India-Japan Ties?
Much work remains ahead for the India-Japan bilateral relationship.
As Modi Gears Up to See Abe Again, What's Holding Back India-Japan Ties?
Beyond Defining a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
September 06, 2018
Beyond Defining a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
It's time to stop debating “free and open Indo-Pacific” rhetoric, and focus on the action required to move FOIP forward.
Beyond Defining a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’
Re-shaping India-US Defense Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific
August 24, 2018
Re-shaping India-US Defense Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific
The forthcoming inaugural meeting of the United States-India Ministerial 2+2 Dialogue provides a historic opportunity.
Re-shaping India-US Defense Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific
Ministerial Dialogue Puts India-Japan Defense Ties in the Spotlight
August 21, 2018
Ministerial Dialogue Puts India-Japan Defense Ties in the Spotlight
India and Japan begin their first-ever defense technology collaboration on unmanned ground vehicles.
Ministerial Dialogue Puts India-Japan Defense Ties in the Spotlight
Pompeo's Indo-Pacific Speech: Geoeconomics on a Shoestring
July 31, 2018
Pompeo's Indo-Pacific Speech: Geoeconomics on a Shoestring
Don't expect a quantitative rout of the Belt and Road from the United States.
Pompeo's Indo-Pacific Speech: Geoeconomics on a Shoestring
The Quad: Second Verse, Same as the First?
June 15, 2018
The Quad: Second Verse, Same as the First?
10 years later, the 4 members of the Quad still can't agree on how to approach China.
The Quad: Second Verse, Same as the First?
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
June 05, 2018
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
The administration needs to address key challenges to make its new strategic approach succeed.
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
The Quad, Vietnam, and the Role of Democratic Values
May 25, 2018
The Quad, Vietnam, and the Role of Democratic Values
What is the ‘Democratic Security Diamond’ without concern for its normative basis?
The Quad, Vietnam, and the Role of Democratic Values
India Keeps Australia Out of the Malabar Exercise -- Again
May 08, 2018
India Keeps Australia Out of the Malabar Exercise -- Again
What does India's decision mean for the Quad?
India Keeps Australia Out of the Malabar Exercise -- Again
G7 Foreign Ministers Issue Communique Addressing East & South China Seas, Connectivity, and More
April 26, 2018
G7 Foreign Ministers Issue Communique Addressing East & South China Seas, Connectivity, and More
The statement takes aim at China without mentioning it by name.
G7 Foreign Ministers Issue Communique Addressing East & South China Seas, Connectivity, and More
Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight
April 11, 2018
Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight
A recent visit highlighted the security realm of the relationship that has broader regional strategic significance.
Japan-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Indo-Pacific Spotlight
What Does a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’ Actually Mean?
March 30, 2018
What Does a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’ Actually Mean?
A look at the significance and prospects of the new concept.
What Does a ‘Free and Open Indo-Pacific’ Actually Mean?
Can the Quad Counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
March 14, 2018
Can the Quad Counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
For a number of reasons, a proposed plan is unlikely to ever materialize.
Can the Quad Counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
March 08, 2018
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
Japan and the U.S. are two global leaders who must work side-by-side to spread peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region.
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
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
2017: A Tough Year for China-India Relations
January 04, 2018
2017: A Tough Year for China-India Relations
The China-India relationship stands at a crossroads. Can both sides overcome last year's frictions in 2018?
2017: A Tough Year for China-India Relations
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