US National Strategy for the Arctic Region: An Assessment

The 2022 US National Strategy for the Arctic is reflective of the growing salience of the region in US strategic considerations.

October 14, 2022

Chinese Targeted Cyber Operations against Taiwan: Key Takeaways for India

Taiwan has a robust defensive strategy to counter malicious Chinese cyber activities, including its disinformation campaigns.

September 28, 2022

Western Hydrocarbon Exodus and Arctic Boycott: Opportunities for India in Russia

India needs to seize the opportunities presented by the exit of Western companies from the Russian energy sector.

September 15, 2022

AI and National Security: Major Power Perspectives and Challenges

Advances in Artificial Intelligence will progressively multiply the threats, challenges, and opportunities from the national security perspective.

September 12, 2022

I2U2: A New Template for Cross-Regional Cooperation

The I2U2 is a promising initiative with immense potential for cross-regional cooperation.

September 05, 2022

The Pacific Islands and Geopolitical Jostling: Can India Play a Stabilising Role?

India can carve a niche as a capacity-builder in helping the southern Pacific countries meet developmental goals and tackle climate change.

September 02, 2022

Changing Security Dynamics in the Arctic and India’s Approach

India needs to strengthen its existing bilateral relations with all the Arctic countries and continue to re-emphasize its call for peaceful resolution of Arctic disputes.

September 01, 2022

Export Controls on Advanced Technology Trade and the Russia-Ukraine Conflict

Export controls or strategic trade technology control has been used as a significant tool to impose sanctions on Russia, for its military operations in Crimea and Ukraine.

August 30, 2022

Delegitimising China’s Naval Presence in the Indian Ocean Region

The impending removal of the piracy High Risk Area off the coast of Somalia presents an ideal opportunity for India, in partnership with the wider Indo-Pacific maritime community, to delegitimise China’s naval presence and strengthen regional mechanisms for ensuring maritime security.

August 30, 2022

Russia’s New Maritime Doctrine

Russia’s new maritime doctrine, the first policy document in Russia’s national security domain since the Ukraine conflict, reveals a bolder and more assertive Russia, and presents several opportunities for cooperation with India.

August 17, 2022