China’s Energy Options Narrow As Mideast Risks Rise – Analysis

By Michael LelyveldSource Link The threat of conflict between the United States and Iran will pressure…

America Should Have Left Afghanistan 8 Years Ago, And The Same Problems Remain

by Daniel L. Davis Source Link The Washington Post published on Monday morning an explosive, in-depth report exposing…

Why protests in India over the new citizenship law are much ado about nothing

Rajiv SikriSource Link A widespread and unseemly controversy has broken out in India over the Citizenship Amendment Act…

The Death of Oman’s Sultan Leaves a Void of Stability in a Volatile Region

Kelly M. McFarland Source Link Sultan Qaboos bin Said died recently at the age of 79.…

A Delicate Truce in the U.S.-Chinese Trade War

By Weijian Shan Source Link Temporary cease-fires and false dawns have punctuated the 19-month-long trade war…

Taiwan Stands Up to Xi

Thomas Wright Source Links Taiwan can seem like the third rail of international diplomacy. If a…

Trump Signs China Trade Deal, Putting Economic Conflict on Pause

Source Link WASHINGTON — President Trump signed an initial trade deal with China on Wednesday, bringing…

China’s Top Five War Plans

by Ian Easton Source Link This publication breaks down Beijing’s likely top five war plans to understand…

China and the US push in West Asia

Beijing’s expanding footprint in this oil-rich region has set the stage for a competition with Washington…

Why France is a reliable strategic partner for India

From geopolitics to space cooperation, Paris has always been supportive of New Delhi’s decisions The post…