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CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
April 06, 2019
CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
China is doubling down on Pakistan – and this time, it's determined to keep militancy from damaging the relationship.
CPEC Emboldens China and Pakistan’s Joint Effort to Manage Militancy
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
April 03, 2019
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
How would the PLA use its air power in a Taiwan invasion in a late 2019 time frame?
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
Are the Maoists Rising Again in Nepal?
March 13, 2019
Are the Maoists Rising Again in Nepal?
13 years after the civil war ended, a splinter Maoist group is waging a new campaign of violence.
Are the Maoists Rising Again in Nepal?
Jaish-e-Mohammed: Under the Hood
March 13, 2019
Jaish-e-Mohammed: Under the Hood
Who are Jaish-e-Mohammed?
Jaish-e-Mohammed: Under the Hood
Examining Crime and Terrorism Along China’s Belt and Road
March 08, 2019
Examining Crime and Terrorism Along China’s Belt and Road
In 2017, I asked if Xi Jinping’s signature strategy was increasing crime and terrorism. Today, are we any closer to an answer?
Examining Crime and Terrorism Along China’s Belt and Road
Who’s Right About the New US-South Korea Joint Military Exercise?
March 08, 2019
Who’s Right About the New US-South Korea Joint Military Exercise?
Making sense of the new Dong Maeng drills.
Who’s Right About the New US-South Korea Joint Military Exercise?
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
March 05, 2019
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
A new report peers into the future of the world’s most consequential bilateral relationship.
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
The Maldives: The New Kid on the Islamist Block
March 04, 2019
The Maldives: The New Kid on the Islamist Block
Unabated Islamist radicalism in the Maldives poses a unique challenge to India’s security focused foreign policy.
The Maldives: The New Kid on the Islamist Block
India and Pakistan on the Brink
February 28, 2019
India and Pakistan on the Brink
As South Asia's nuclear neighbors trade strikes and accusations, a fragile region holds its breath.
India and Pakistan on the Brink
What the Pulwama Attack Means for Kashmiris
February 26, 2019
What the Pulwama Attack Means for Kashmiris
The deadly attack on security forces in Indian Kashmir has Kashmiris in the rest of India afraid for their safety.
What the Pulwama Attack Means for Kashmiris
Ananth Krishnan on India-China Ties in an Era of Superpower Competition
February 26, 2019
Ananth Krishnan on India-China Ties in an Era of Superpower Competition
An Indian journalist based in China for 9 years shares his impressions of the two countries's relationship.
Ananth Krishnan on India-China Ties in an Era of Superpower Competition
The Cyber War Against Tibet
February 20, 2019
The Cyber War Against Tibet
Cyberattacks are having a chilling effect on the Central Tibetan Administration and Tibetan diaspora.
The Cyber War Against Tibet
Are Indian Separatist Rebels in the Myanmar Army’s Crosshairs?
February 20, 2019
Are Indian Separatist Rebels in the Myanmar Army’s Crosshairs?
Is the Myanmar military taking greater interest in Indian separatist groups on its territory?
Are Indian Separatist Rebels in the Myanmar Army’s Crosshairs?
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
February 15, 2019
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
Making predictions for the Chinese Navy a decade in advance is difficult given the PLA’s overall opacity.
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
M. Taylor Fravel on How the People's Liberation Army Does Military Strategy
January 30, 2019
M. Taylor Fravel on How the People's Liberation Army Does Military Strategy
The Diplomat speaks with M. Taylor Fravel about how China's People's Liberation Army thinks about war.
M. Taylor Fravel on How the People's Liberation Army Does Military Strategy
The US 2019 Missile Defense Review: A View From Asia
January 25, 2019
The US 2019 Missile Defense Review: A View From Asia
The U.S. Missile Defense Review will reverberate down Asia’s strategic chain.
The US 2019 Missile Defense Review: A View From Asia
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