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The United States and India’s Neighbourhood: Prospects and Significance

At the time when efforts are being made to form the Quad, changing dynamics in South Asia, as a subset of the Indo-Pacific, could result in new avenues for cooperation between India and the U.S.
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Armenia–Azerbaijan Conflict Over Nagorno-Karabakh, Explained

No end is in sight for the fierce conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed border territory of Nagorno-Karabakh. The region — internationally...
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India and Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir: An Assessment of Indian Inclinations to Regain POK

There is no doubt about the fact that the Republic of India remains, by far, the South Asian and central Indian Ocean Region’s principal...
Deputy Secretary Biegun and Bangladeshi Foreign Secretary Momen Address Reporters in Dhaka

Indo-Pacific Economic Cooperation: Delivering Prosperity in an Age of Uncertainty

The U.S. Deputy Secretary of State, Stephen Biegun during his visit to India (Oct. 12-14) made two important points with regard to the Free...
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The Price for North Korea to Relinquish Its Nuclear Program Just Went Up

At the 75th anniversary of North Korea’s ruling Workers’ Party celebrations that were held on Oct. 10, one fact was made clear by the...

The Perils of Weaponisation of AI

Who would have thought we’d be seeing AI (Artificial Intelligence) robots on chat shows in 2018! We also saw Sophia, a robot created by...
Philippine Army officer parade

COVID-19 and the Modernization of the Armed Forces of the Philippines: Issues and Challenges

The COVID-19 outbreak has underscored the importance of addressing non-traditional threats and has highlighted the role of the military in human security. For emerging...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with President of Iran Hassan Rouhani

Iran, US allies and JCPOA

The United States has been trying its level best to reimpose sanctions after it withdrew from the JCPOA (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action), also...
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A Storm Ahead for the ASEAN-China Code of Conduct Negotiations

In 2019, during the 22nd ASEAN-China Summit in Thailand, the regional bloc agreed to a three-year deadline China proposed on the finalization of the...