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Maldives Shock Election: China's Loss and India's Win?
September 28, 2018
Maldives Shock Election: China's Loss and India's Win?
The results are not simply a loss for Beijing or a win for New Delhi.
Maldives Shock Election: China's Loss and India's Win?
Should Rising China-Nepal Military Ties Worry India?
August 20, 2018
Should Rising China-Nepal Military Ties Worry India?
New Delhi’s concerns are growing, and perhaps understandably so.
Should Rising China-Nepal Military Ties Worry India?
Sri Lanka Formally Hands Over Hambantota Port to Chinese Firms on 99-Year Lease
December 11, 2017
Sri Lanka Formally Hands Over Hambantota Port to Chinese Firms on 99-Year Lease
The Sri Lankan government has given assurances that the port will not be used for military ends.
Sri Lanka Formally Hands Over Hambantota Port to Chinese Firms on 99-Year Lease
Where Is the 'String of Pearls' in 2015?
October 05, 2015
Where Is the 'String of Pearls' in 2015?
Chinese military installations in the Indian Ocean are still a possibility, not a certainty.
Where Is the 'String of Pearls' in 2015?
Sri Lanka: A Lesson for U.S. Strategy
August 26, 2015
Sri Lanka: A Lesson for U.S. Strategy
Sri Lanka provides a glimpse of small power-great power relations in a future multipolar world order.
Sri Lanka: A Lesson for U.S. Strategy
Surveying India's Evolving Approach to Maritime Security
July 31, 2015
Surveying India's Evolving Approach to Maritime Security
India's approach to maritime security, near and far, is changing. Scott Cheney-Peters joins Ankit Panda to discuss trends.
Surveying India's Evolving Approach to Maritime Security
Beware China’s ‘Basing’ Strategy: Former US Navy Chief
July 29, 2015
Beware China’s ‘Basing’ Strategy: Former US Navy Chief
Admiral Gary Roughead issues a warning about Beijing’s growing network of 'places.'
Beware China’s ‘Basing’ Strategy: Former US Navy Chief
India Plucks a Pearl from China's 'String' in Bangladesh?
June 07, 2015
India Plucks a Pearl from China's 'String' in Bangladesh?
Indian cargo vessels will have access to Chittagong port, long seen as one of China's "pearls" on the Indian Ocean.
India Plucks a Pearl from China's 'String' in Bangladesh?
China's Naval Plans for Djibouti: A Road, a Belt, or a String of Pearls?
May 14, 2015
China's Naval Plans for Djibouti: A Road, a Belt, or a String of Pearls?
As China looks to Djibouti, it may be apparent that Beijing's "peaceful rise" is showing its claws.
China's Naval Plans for Djibouti: A Road, a Belt, or a String of Pearls?
A Naval Base on the Horn of Africa for China?
May 13, 2015
A Naval Base on the Horn of Africa for China?
According to Djibouti's president, China is looking to set up its first overseas naval base in his country.
A Naval Base on the Horn of Africa for China?
China Makes Its Case For a Global Military
April 07, 2015
China Makes Its Case For a Global Military
China is using the successful Yemen evacuation to argue that a global PLA is good for the world.
China Makes Its Case For a Global Military
India's Neighborhood Is Changing -- How Should New Delhi Respond?
March 17, 2015
India's Neighborhood Is Changing -- How Should New Delhi Respond?
Countries around India are undergoing significant political transformations. Will New Delhi be a beacon of regional stability?
India's Neighborhood Is Changing -- How Should New Delhi Respond?
China's Navy to Send More Ships to the Indian Ocean
January 31, 2015
China's Navy to Send More Ships to the Indian Ocean
Recent reports of PLAN naval movements have many analysts worried.
China's Navy to Send More Ships to the Indian Ocean
Sri Lanka to Reassess Port Deal With China
January 24, 2015
Sri Lanka to Reassess Port Deal With China
Plus, the "string of pearls," Chinese investment in Indonesia, and the curious story of the Liaoning. Your China links.
Sri Lanka to Reassess Port Deal With China
Burying China's 'String of Pearls'
January 22, 2015
Burying China's 'String of Pearls'
The “String of Pearls” model has long outlived its usefulness as a strategic concept.
Burying China's 'String of Pearls'
China Could Still Build 'String of Pearls'
November 08, 2014
China Could Still Build 'String of Pearls'
Just because China hasn't built bases in the Indian Ocean yet, doesn't mean it won't in the future.
China Could Still Build 'String of Pearls'
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