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Afghan, Chinese Ministers of Defense Meet in Beijing
January 02, 2018
Afghan, Chinese Ministers of Defense Meet in Beijing
The meeting underlines growing military-to-military ties.
Afghan, Chinese Ministers of Defense Meet in Beijing
China Brings Afghanistan and Pakistan Together to Discuss Regional Issues, But Divergences Remain
December 29, 2017
China Brings Afghanistan and Pakistan Together to Discuss Regional Issues, But Divergences Remain
Despite Chinese attempts at mediation, differences between Kabul and Islamabad persist.
China Brings Afghanistan and Pakistan Together to Discuss Regional Issues, But Divergences Remain
Can Pakistan Pursue an Independent Foreign Policy?
December 19, 2017
Can Pakistan Pursue an Independent Foreign Policy?
Pakistan cannot follow an independent foreign policy unless the country’s ruling elite makes changes domestically.
Can Pakistan Pursue an Independent Foreign Policy?
What’s Next for the Philippines as Duterte Ends Communist Peace Talks?
November 25, 2017
What’s Next for the Philippines as Duterte Ends Communist Peace Talks?
The nixing of the peace process raises some rather troubling questions for the Southeast Asian state.
What’s Next for the Philippines as Duterte Ends Communist Peace Talks?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
November 15, 2017
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
How did Trump’s first-ever presidential trip to China, Vietnam, and the Philippines wrap up?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 2: China, Vietnam, APEC, Philippines, ASEAN, EAS, and the 'Quad'
The CIA's Newly Released Osama Bin Laden Files and the Iran Angle
November 02, 2017
The CIA's Newly Released Osama Bin Laden Files and the Iran Angle
Was the bulk release of Osama Bin Laden's Abbottabad data trove an act of transparency or something else?
The CIA's Newly Released Osama Bin Laden Files and the Iran Angle
Sri Lanka's Opportunities to Counter Youth Radicalization
October 10, 2017
Sri Lanka's Opportunities to Counter Youth Radicalization
Counter-radicalization is an important issue, and greater international engagement is needed.
Sri Lanka's Opportunities to Counter Youth Radicalization
No Exit From Afghanistan: Major Takeaways From Trump's Big Speech on America's Longest War
August 22, 2017
No Exit From Afghanistan: Major Takeaways From Trump's Big Speech on America's Longest War
Counterterrorism is in and nation-building is out, but the United States still has no way out of Afghanistan.
No Exit From Afghanistan: Major Takeaways From Trump's Big Speech on America's Longest War
What’s All the Fuss About Terrorism in Central Asia?
August 16, 2017
What’s All the Fuss About Terrorism in Central Asia?
Reports from Central Asia about a future doomed to violent Islamic extremism in the region are thin on evidence.
What’s All the Fuss About Terrorism in Central Asia?
Can Pakistani Technology Fight Pakistani Terror?
August 03, 2017
Can Pakistani Technology Fight Pakistani Terror?
How can Pakistan leverage technology in counter-terror efforts?
Can Pakistani Technology Fight Pakistani Terror?
It's Official: India's Modi Will Meet Trump At Last
June 14, 2017
It's Official: India's Modi Will Meet Trump At Last
The meeting will be the first between the two leaders and a chance for Modi to lock in continuity in U.S.-India ties.
It's Official: India's Modi Will Meet Trump At Last
Reviewing Nawaz Sharif's Time at the 'Muslim NATO' Summit in Riyadh
May 25, 2017
Reviewing Nawaz Sharif's Time at the 'Muslim NATO' Summit in Riyadh
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Sharif couldn’t have achieved anything more than what he did in Saudi Arabia.
Reviewing Nawaz Sharif's Time at the 'Muslim NATO' Summit in Riyadh
Kazakhstan Considers Revoking Terrorists’ Citizenship
May 24, 2017
Kazakhstan Considers Revoking Terrorists’ Citizenship
If passed, a range of crimes, from joining a terrorist group to separatism, could be grounds to lose citizenship.
Kazakhstan Considers Revoking Terrorists’ Citizenship
India-Pakistan Rumblings Along Kashmir Line of Control Continue
May 08, 2017
India-Pakistan Rumblings Along Kashmir Line of Control Continue
Tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad persist. The question is if both sides can avoid escalation.
India-Pakistan Rumblings Along Kashmir Line of Control Continue
Uzbekistan on DHS List of Terrorism Sources
March 01, 2017
Uzbekistan on DHS List of Terrorism Sources
All told, none of the terrorism cases relating to Uzbekistani nationals on American soil have seen any casualties.
Uzbekistan on DHS List of Terrorism Sources
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