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by | Feb 15, 2021

Winston Churchill, referring to countries unwilling to stand with the British and French empires to confront aggression, said this in early 1940: “Each one hopes that if he feeds the crocodile enough, the crocodile will eat him last.” Indeed, Pakistan…

by | Nov 25, 2020

The Trump administration continues to score victories in Middle East diplomacy. This weekend, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Neom, Saudi Arabia, as part of the secretary’s recent tour of several countries…

by | Nov 18, 2020

Barelvi Islam is one of the leading Islamic sects of South Asia. Despite its leading role in anti-French threats and protests in recent weeks, the Barelvis and their Sufi practices are often otherwise praised as the moderate counterpoint to more…

by | Jul 26, 2020

China’s Xi Jinping must be working for President Donald Trump. Although New Delhi has moved closer to the U.S. in recent years, no Indian government would subordinate its policies to Washington. If the Modi government fails to act, however, it…

by | Jul 6, 2020

According to a string of New York Times and Washington Post stories that have been published since June 26, we’re supposed to be shocked that Russia would be paying bounties for Taliban fighters to kill American and coalition troops in…

by | Jun 19, 2020

Earlier this week, unarmed Indian and Chinese soldiers fought each other with rocks and clubs in a high-altitude border confrontation in the Himalayas. It is well described by John Jiang in these pages. Not since the Sino-Indian War of 1962,…

by | Jun 17, 2020

The simmering China–India border faceoff in the Himalayas turned suddenly deadly late on Monday, with 20 Indian soldiers reportedly killed in high-altitude clashes with China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) forces, according to Indian officials. Chinese casualty figures have yet to…

by | Aug 14, 2019

On August 9, the Financial Times (FT) published an article by British journalist Gideon Rachman titled, “What happens when the world cannot rely on the US?” Rachman has served as the chief foreign affairs commentator of FT since 2006. In this rather…

by | Aug 13, 2019

The architecture of South Asia has been altered. Last week, the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir had its autonomy revoked and is now under the direct control of the Centre, or the Government of India. Article 370 of India’s…

by | Aug 8, 2019

As tensions between India and Pakistan escalate over the disputed territory of Kashmir, Pakistani officials are again threatening armed conflict, saying they will “go to any extent” to protect Kashmiri independence. On Monday, the Indian government unilaterally revoked Article 370, which…

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