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William Holland

Nothing threatens Pakistan’s enshrined military ruling class than the specter of civilian supremacy over the military junta. The key to keeping Pakistan a citadel is institutionalized opacity in the country’s civil-military...

Avinash Godbole

Stability remains the paramount concern for the Communist Party of China (CPC). According to a framework suggested by Susan Shirk, a former member of the administration of US president Bill Clinton...

Tenzin Topden

After US President Donald Trump suggested in mid-April that he would consider rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Japan immediately welcomed the announcement. But this bout of halfhearted interest was short-lived. Trump...

Haroun Mir

The military intervention in Afghanistan by the US and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as a consequence of the heinous terrorist attacks on US soil in September 2001 was welcomed by...

Nicos Panayiotides

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan took his political opponents by surprise when he announced snap parliamentary and presidential elections for June 24, almost 17 months earlier than scheduled. One reason his decision...