Articles By Kazi Anwarul Masud

Bangladesh Foreign Policy in the Context of South Asia

Bangladesh Foreign Policy in the Context of South Asia

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Sep , 2022

Ever since the people of the world learnt the need for homogeneity –be it cultural, linguistic, religion, tribal of for the necessity to band together and felt the need to acknowledge the...

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Conflict in Ukraine

Conflict in Ukraine

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 23 Aug , 2022

In an article in Foreign Affairs magazine (The Putin Doctrine: A Move on Ukraine Has Always Been Part of the Plan, By Angela Stent January 27, 2022).She wrote, and I quote- “The current crisis...

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China is not (Richard Haas’s borrowed terminology) ten feet tall

China is not (Richard Haas’s borrowed terminology) ten feet tall

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 Apr , 2022

Decades back when the US reigned supreme in the aftermath of the Second World War, dictating the political, moral and economic character that the world, many parts were yet under colonial rule,...

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Frantz Fanon and South Asia

Frantz Fanon and South Asia

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 12 Mar , 2022

Frantz Fanon a Marxist who had joined the Algerian independence war wrote about the prejudice of, what he called, the “colonial alienation of the person” as a mental health issue. In ‘The...

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Can China Ever Be an Alternative?

Can China Ever Be an Alternative?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 20 Mar , 2021

Decades back when the US reigned supreme in the aftermath of the Second World War, given both the political, moral and economic character that the world, many parts were yet under colonial rule,...

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India and South Asia

India and South Asia

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 29 Aug , 2017

Why, one may ask, despite common cultural heritage and long bonds of history and added to these factors was Indian humanitarian intervention during  the Bangladesh Liberation War Indo-Bangladesh...

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North Korean Conundrum

North Korean Conundrum

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 23 Aug , 2017

One wonders where Robert Kagan, Niall Ferguson, Paul Wolfowitz and other neo-cons have disappeared when President Donald Trump is sounding “fire and fury” and “locked and loaded” at North...

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Change in Pakistan—Once Again

Change in Pakistan—Once Again

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 09 Aug , 2017

For the third time Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been thrown out. In Pakistan where the army has wielded- directly or indirectly- more or less absolute power since the partition of India in 1947...

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Can Equality be ever established? The Case of Bangladesh

Can Equality be ever established? The Case of Bangladesh

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Issue: Courtesy: South Asia Analysis Group | Date: 02 Aug , 2017

Chilean bankers Ari Aisen and Francisco José Veiga in a study tried   to empirically determine the effects of political instability on economic growth using sample covering 169 countries over...

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Is the Clash of Civilization Real?

Is the Clash of Civilization Real?

By: Kazi Anwarul Masud | Date: 13 May , 2017

While there can be no defense for the terrorism and despicable brutalities perpetrated by the al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, ISIS and their likes the international community should remain conscious of the...

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