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Strategic Affairs

Indian foreign policy functions in a volatile international system: a major war in Europe, portents of a new Cold War between the West on the one side and Russia and China on the other, the Middle....

Alarmed by the growing Chinese footprint in the marine service sector, the United States (US) is endeavouring to revive its shipping sector. It is also diversifying the supply lines through on-shoring....

The 2023 was a year of wars and paradigm shifts in international politics. In 2024, we will see creeping escalations, hybrid wars, and popular resistance as the unipolar hegemony of the United States....

Mitigating the risk of extinction from AI should be a global priority alongside other societal risks such as pandemics and nuclear war. — Geoffrey Hinton and others The year 2023 started with many....

The four-day humanitarian pause in the Israel–Hamas conflict after seven weeks of Israel’s relentless bombing of Gaza in retribution for Hamas’ terroristic attack and kidnapping of Israeli civilians....

The conflict between Russia and Ukraine underscored divisions in the North–South global dynamics, but the recent Israeli–Palestinian strife is exacerbating these divides. The respon­ses from the....

Two back-to-back multilateral summits, the BRICS and G20, are rightly considered 2023’s very important meetings. Both these have successes, challenges and provide indicators on the state of current....

There is a very good reason why the dollar is used widely in trade, and that’s because we have deep, liquid, open capital markets, rule of law and long and deep financial instruments …. Sanctions are....

The war in Ukraine as well as the West’s sanctions regime against Russia, has increased the geopolitical significance of the Central Asian Republics (CAR) in German security considerations. Germany....

The United States (US) is planning major shifts in its economic and industrial strategy. The Joe Biden administration’s stamp on this shift was revealed in a speech by the US National Security Advisor....

Signing the country up to the foreign proclivities of another country—the United States, with the Brits, in their desperate search for relevance, lunging along behind is not a pretty sight. —Paul....

Regional alliance structure of West Asia, or the extended region of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is based on a calculus where the two powerful oil-producing states, Saudi Arabia and Iran....

The geographic reconfiguration of international supply chains is underway, with the world’s longest economic corridor, linking the Asia–Pacific economic pole at the eastern end of Eurasia and the....

The 2014 Minsk Agreement was an attempt to buy time for Ukraine. Ukraine used this time to become stronger, as you can see today … It was exactly what gave Ukraine the priceless time. —Angela Merkel....

Germany, Europe’s biggest economy, is experiencing energy as well as a strategic crises. The skyrocketing gas prices resulting from the massive disruption of energy supply lines emanating from Russia....