Articles By Dr Subhash Kapila

Russia-India Relationship Perspectives Beyond 2018

Russia-India Relationship Perspectives Beyond 2018

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 11 Jan , 2019

Russia-India relationship beyond 2018 in terms of perspectives does not offer the same optimism and generate the same fizz as it did till before the disintegration of the Former Soviet Union....

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Bangladesh: Sheikh Hasina Wins a Third Term: BNP Routed

Bangladesh: Sheikh Hasina Wins a Third Term: BNP Routed

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 01 Jan , 2019

In the elections held on December 30, the Awami League led Alliance won 288 seats with the BNP led Alliance winning only 7 sets.  Three seats went to others. It is a land slide victory for Hasina...

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Indo-Pacific Security Endangered by United States’ Likely Exit From...

Indo-Pacific Security Endangered by United States’ Likely Exit From...

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 30 Dec , 2018

Afghanistan’s geostrategic location and presence of US Forces embedded in Afghanistan provide a sheet anchor for Indo Pacific security on its Western Periphery. Indo Pacific Security template...

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Pakistan Army’s Day of Infamy-December 16 1971-Time to Ponder

Pakistan Army’s Day of Infamy-December 16 1971-Time to Ponder

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 22 Dec , 2018

Pakistan’s annals of history in the decades to come will carry rankling of December 16 1971 as “Pakistan Army’s Day of Infamy” when General Niazi of the Pakistan Army and 93,000 of his...

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Japan’s Security Challenges and its Deterrent Military Posture

Japan’s Security Challenges and its Deterrent Military Posture

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 17 Dec , 2018

Japan facing comprehensive threats from a militaristic China and its nuclear proxy North Korea has finally woken up from its Peace Constitution Article 9 slumber realising that the ‘China...

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Afghanistan as US Policy Conundrum-end 2018

Afghanistan as US Policy Conundrum-end 2018

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 12 Dec , 2018

Geopolitically in end-2018 the United States finds itself in a policy conundrum on Afghanistan primarily because of the inability of US policy planners to recognise that Afghanistan geographically...

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Pakistan-US Relationship in Spiralling Nosedive -End 2018

Pakistan-US Relationship in Spiralling Nosedive -End 2018

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 04 Dec , 2018

Strategic denouement of the United States with Pakistan’s limited strategic utility to US interests was noticeable in end of last decade and has finally come to a head in end-2018 with emergence...

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China and United States on a Collision Trajectory -2018

China and United States on a Collision Trajectory -2018

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 25 Nov , 2018

China in end-2018 seems set firmly on a collision trajectory with the United States which has got accentuated with Chinese President Xi Jinping with his oversized strategic ambitions having met...

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China Attempts Resetting Relations with Japan under Geo Political Pressures

China Attempts Resetting Relations with Japan under Geo Political Pressures

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 18 Nov , 2018

China’s invitation to Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to visit China in end-October 2018 may be significant in terms of China’s shift to reset relations with Japan due to prevailing geopolitical...

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Pakistan-China headed for Massive Shift due to Geopolitical Compulsions

Pakistan-China headed for Massive Shift due to Geopolitical Compulsions

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 11 Nov , 2018

Geopolitical compulsions seem to be bearing down heavily in steering Pakistan- China ‘All Weather Iron Brother Relations’ towards a massive shift in end-2018 whose first indicator has been the...

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Japan- Enhancing Security & Military Profile in Indo-Pacifc

Japan- Enhancing Security & Military Profile in Indo-Pacifc

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 27 Oct , 2018

Japan imperceptibly but surely is engaged in enhancing its security and military profile in a comprehensive manner which augurs well for overall Indo Pacific security and stability in what can be...

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China's natural Allies -Pakistan and North Korea in Economic Distress

China's natural Allies -Pakistan and North Korea in Economic Distress

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 27 Oct , 2018

Pakistan and North Korea long maintained by me as China’s only ‘Natural Allies’ are in an acute economic distress. China may have built-up Pakistan and North Korea as nuclear weapons states...

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Pakistan's Failing Economy Arises from Oversized Pak Army's Budget

Pakistan's Failing Economy Arises from Oversized Pak Army's Budget

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 21 Oct , 2018

Pakistan in 2018 has ended up as a ‘Economically Failed State’ chiefly due to massive appropriations by Pakistan Army GHQ in Rawalpindi with no questions dare asked nor accountability called...

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India’s Pivotal Indo-Pacific Power Build up needs US & Russian Inputs

India’s Pivotal Indo-Pacific Power Build up needs US & Russian Inputs

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 10 Oct , 2018

Contemporary and unfolding geopolitical imperatives dictate that both the United States and Russia need to stand committed to the power-buildup of India as the pivotal Indo Pacific Power....

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Pak's offer to India by Imran Khan's Regime is Determined by International...

Pak's offer to India by Imran Khan's Regime is Determined by International...

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 04 Oct , 2018

Contextually in September 2018 Pakistan PM Imran Khan’s peace dialogue offer to India is more determined by compulsions of international optics where Pakistan is globally isolated because of...

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Putin's Visit to India -October 2018-Comes with a heavy Pakistani Baggage

Putin's Visit to India -October 2018-Comes with a heavy Pakistani Baggage

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 03 Oct , 2018

The Russia-India Special Strategic Partnership spanning decades has lost its sheen for India with Russia’s pivot in South Asia towards Pakistan as a piquant response to the growing US-India...

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Middle East Acocalypse Now with Regional Power Tussle-2018

Middle East Acocalypse Now with Regional Power Tussle-2018

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 29 Sep , 2018

In the closing months of 2018, the Middle East security environment presents the spectacle of an intense power struggle going on among the major regional powers like Iran, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and...

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Afghanistan Geo Political Situation End 2018- Revisted

Afghanistan Geo Political Situation End 2018- Revisted

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 21 Sep , 2018

Geopolitically, Afghanistan in end-2018 can best be characterised that it has certainly not turned out as United States second not so victorious Vietnam War despite Pakistan’s effort in...

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Indian Armed Forces Imperatives towards a credible Miliary Posture

Indian Armed Forces Imperatives towards a credible Miliary Posture

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 14 Sep , 2018

In 2018 India stands geopolitically tall as the Asian pivot of Indo Pacific security and stability and a nett provider of regional security. Perceptions count when it comes to credibility of...

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China's Maritime Silk Road- Strategically impacts Indo-Pacifc Security

China's Maritime Silk Road- Strategically impacts Indo-Pacifc Security

By: Dr Subhash Kapila | Date: 06 Sep , 2018

China’s Maritime Silk Road projects underway in the last two years emerges as a direct strategic and military challenge to the Indo Pacific Security Template adopted by the United States, India...

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