Articles in Geopolitics

Understanding the Strategic Shift in South Asia

Understanding the Strategic Shift in South Asia

By: Col Anil Athale | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 14 Sep , 2022

Conditioned by decades of ‘passive’ defence policies, most Indians, including military analysts, tend to see the happenings in South Asia in terms of narrow Indo-centric focus. The two major...

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South Korea is important in India’s Look East policy

South Korea is important in India’s Look East policy

By: KN Pandita | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 Sep , 2022

On May 10, 2022 the Republic of Korea elected Mr Yoon Suk-yeol as its 20thPresident. In his inaugural address President Yoon spoke of the relevance of liberal democratic values of society. He...

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Indian & the Chkraview is there a need for Samudra Manthan for National...

Indian & the Chkraview is there a need for Samudra Manthan for National...

By: Brig Pradeep Sharma | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 09 Sep , 2022

Introduction With the withdrawal of US forces from Afghanistan, the alignment between Russia-China-Pakistan-Turkey and Iran, tensions and competition in the South Pacific, South China Sea and...

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Pakistan’s Selective Human Rights and Islamophobia Concerns

Pakistan’s Selective Human Rights and Islamophobia Concerns

By: Nilesh Kunwar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 09 Sep , 2022

Four years ago, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights [OCHCR] released a“Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Kashmir: Developments in the Indian State of Jammu...

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A Great Success of Russian Engineers

A Great Success of Russian Engineers

By: Slavisha Batko Milacic | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 Sep , 2022

From August 26 to 30, a group of international journalists had the opportunity to visit Crimea and see how the European Union sanctions affect Crimea. The author of this article was among that...

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Hyphenating Ukraine and Taiwan: Geo Political Calculus of Big Powers

Hyphenating Ukraine and Taiwan: Geo Political Calculus of Big Powers

By: Lt Gen Rameshwar Yadav | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 Sep , 2022

It has  been more than six months that Russia moved into Ukraine and her military campaign continues with no visible signs of conflict termination. Whether it is by design, or the purported...

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Islamabad’s Embargo on Indo-Pak Trade- Who Loses?

Islamabad’s Embargo on Indo-Pak Trade- Who Loses?

By: Nilesh Kunwar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 02 Sep , 2022

The massive floods that have hit Pakistan couldn’t have come at a more inopportune time. Struggling to keep its economy afloat by relying on the lifebuoy of international loans, the widespread...

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Al-Qaeda Still Potent

Al-Qaeda Still Potent

By: Manish Rai | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 Sep , 2022

With the recent killing of Al-Qaeda (AQ) chief Ayman al-Zawahri in Afghan capital Kabul a lot of speculation is generated on the future of this terror outfit. Some analysts even going to the...

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New Delhi looks upbeat on the Iran factor but must not forget Afghanistan

New Delhi looks upbeat on the Iran factor but must not forget Afghanistan

By: Harsh Behere | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 30 Aug , 2022

Following two weeks of Chinese huffing and puffing in the Taiwan straits, this week has brought optimism around Tehran, with prospects of a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) revival...

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Taiwan - Biden’s Ukraine 2.0

Taiwan - Biden’s Ukraine 2.0

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 29 Aug , 2022

The Joe Biden Administration played its Taiwan Card through Nancy Pelosi’s visiting Taipei. American and Chinese posturing and display of perceived technological superiority has followed...

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Biden signs CHIPS Act, Leaves No Bargaining Chip for China

Biden signs CHIPS Act, Leaves No Bargaining Chip for China

By: Hemant Adlakha | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 27 Aug , 2022

The new USCHIPS and Science Act of 2022 is the beginning of Washington’s“technology arms race” against China, analysts are telling us. As was expected, Beijing has reacted strongly by...

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Russian plan to exit World Trade Organisation and other Global Bodies

Russian plan to exit World Trade Organisation and other Global Bodies

By: Col (Dr) PK Vasudeva | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 26 Aug , 2022

In view of the economic sanctions imposed by NATO countries and other European Union (EU)countries on Russia for its invasion on Ukraine, Russia plans to quit the World Trade Organisation (WTO...

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USA, China, Russia and the Ongoing Churn in International Affairs

USA, China, Russia and the Ongoing Churn in International Affairs

By: Gp Capt PK Mulay | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 24 Aug , 2022

The Ukraine-Russia war gets curiouser and curiouser as it enters the seventh month. The happenings could well qualify as a comedy, were it not for the tragic consequences: death and destruction in...

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Making a Sense of the President’s Warning

Making a Sense of the President’s Warning

By: Lt Gen (Dr) VK Saxena (Retd.) | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 24 Aug , 2022

The President warns… Come 24th Aug, and Ukraine will celebrate its 31st Independence Day in commemoration of the Declaration of Independence on this day in 1991[1].  President Zelensky has...

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