Articles in Geopolitics

Growing relations between two Asian democracies: India and Japan

Growing relations between two Asian democracies: India and Japan

By: Simran Walia | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 31 May , 2022

The two largest Asian democracies- India and Japan who share common values of democracy, freedom and rules-based order, have been deepening their ties in all the spheres dynamically. The...

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Violence in India: Pakistani Game Plan

Violence in India: Pakistani Game Plan

By: Col Anil Athale | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 30 May , 2022

There is one constant in Pakistani policy towards India for last 75 years and that is a firm belief that India cannot stay as one nation and will soon breakup into several small parts. In such a...

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Assessing Pakistan’s food insecurity

Assessing Pakistan’s food insecurity

By: Harsh Behere | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 28 May , 2022

A tormenting heat wave swept through the subcontinent aggravating non-traditional security challenges. One wonders what Kautilya would have thought sipping aampanna in this scorching heat gazing...

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Defending Taiwan – Biden’s Pledge or Gaffe?

Defending Taiwan – Biden’s Pledge or Gaffe?

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 27 May , 2022

Concluding his first Asia tour, US President Joe Biden created a furious debate in global circles by telling reporters in Tokyo that the US would defend Taiwan in the event of an invasion....

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Putin sacks top Generals for failure to capture Kharkiv and other Ukraine cities

Putin sacks top Generals for failure to capture Kharkiv and other Ukraine cities

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

President of Russia Vladimir Putin has sacked a top General who failed to capture the Ukraine’s key city of Kharkiv whom he blames for botching his war in Ukraine. Lieutenant General Serhiy...

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Pakistan: Islamabad versus Rawalpindi

Pakistan: Islamabad versus Rawalpindi

By: Nilesh Kunwar | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 25 May , 2022

Things don’t seem to be going too well for Pakistan. While the country’s financial condition continues to worsen with each passing day, with former Prime Minister Imran Khan declaring...

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Anjum Accelerates Proxy War on India

Anjum Accelerates Proxy War on India

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 May , 2022

It is not unusual for Pakistan to draw attention away from the turmoil within by stoking fires in India. Imran Khan is blaming America for his removal and is calling for fresh elections. The...

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Xi Jinping’s Global Security Initiative

Xi Jinping’s Global Security Initiative

By: Lt Gen Prakash Katoch | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 13 May , 2022

Amid the ongoing Ukraine conflict, Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered the keynote speech at the annual Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) conference on April 21, 2022. Initiated by 25 Asian countries...

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Xi Jinping will lead China for record third time, but is much weaker than we...

Xi Jinping will lead China for record third time, but is much weaker than we...

By: Claude Arpi | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 11 May , 2022

The 20th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) will be held in Beijing in November this year. About 2,300 delegates, representing an estimated 90 million members, will meet in the...

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Indo-Sino geopolitical strategies in Sri Lanka through the lenses of Buddhism

Indo-Sino geopolitical strategies in Sri Lanka through the lenses of Buddhism

By: Punsara Amarasinghe | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 09 May , 2022

When Mackinder coined the phrase “Heartland Theory” in 1904, the importance of Sri Lanka as a strategic location was not widely recognized by the European powers. However, today the gravity of...

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Is the Presence of ISIS in Afghanistan an Objective Fact or a Western...

Is the Presence of ISIS in Afghanistan an Objective Fact or a Western...

By: Asadullah Jafari “Pezhman” | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 09 May , 2022

People’s Hatred of ISIS in Afghanistan Today’s analysis, forecasts, and surveys in Afghanistan also confirm that the emergence of the phenomenon of ISIL in this country is a program of foreign...

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Intense Tactical Battle Area

Intense Tactical Battle Area

By: Col US Rathore | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 05 May , 2022

From many military lessons which ongoing Russo-Ukraine war can offer for study, perhaps the most noticeable is the increased range, accuracy, lethality and sophistication of the weaponry being...

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