Professional and personal obligations have kept this blog inactive for some time. It will now return yet again.
A new analysis of satellite imagery from former army intelligence officer Vinayak Bhat shows new Chinese roads are getting closer to the Jampheri Ridge.
An anonymous leaker has made public the secret terms of the India-Seychelles agreement to develop a military facility on Assumption Island.
As the Koreas develop their dialogue process, Pyongyang has reportedly signalled its willing to denuclearise in exchange for sweeping concessions.
While commercial ties between India and Vietnam are far from their potential, President Tran Dai Quang’s upcoming visit to Delhi is a sign of strong strategic convergence.
The snub comes amid rising tensions between India and the Maldives and China’s bid for a larger footprint in the Indian Ocean Region.
Vijay Gokhale’s trip comes two months after national security advisor Ajit Doval met China’s top diplomat, Yang Jiechi in Delhi.
The Pakistani military and government remain circumspect about the planned deployment of a thousand troops to Saudi Arabia.