The Syrian Civil War Might Be Ending, but the Crisis Will Live On

Source Link The Syrian civil war that has decimated the country for eight years now, provoking…

Death of efforts to regulate autonomous weapons has been greatly exaggerated

By Neil C. Renic Source Link Arms control has seen better days. In August, the United…

What do we know (so far) about China’s second aircraft carrier?

Source Link Five years after commissioning its first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, China launched its second…

As the US, China, and Russia build new nuclear weapons systems, how will AI be built in?

By Matt Field Source Link Researchers in the United States and elsewhere are paying a lot…

Inside the Taliban’s Afghanistan, violence remains the path to power

By Susannah GeorgeSource Link WAZIR TANGI, Afghanistan — Deep inside Taliban territory, high in the mountains that…

Citizenship Amendment Act: Uncalled for Protests

Amb Satish Chandra Source Link In the wake of the recently passed Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA)…

China’s influence in Asian Geopolitics: Implications for India

Arvind Gupta Source Link China, in Xi Jinping’s words, is a building a “new model” of…

China and India: The Cold War No One Is Watching

by Richard A. BitzingerSource Link “Rich nation, strong army,” was the adage that drove Japanese modernization –…

I Helped Write the Afghanistan Papers. What They Reveal Shouldn’t Be a Surprise

Source Link Candace Rondeaux If there is one big takeaway from The Washington Post’s publication of…

Hypothetical: How A Real U.S.-China War Could Start

by Chen Pokong Source Link Editor’s note: The following is a translation of Chapter 14 of…