Aparna Pande
(ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Subcontinental Squabbles
Pakistan’s Bogeyman in Afghanistan

U.S. policymakers should be wary of Pakistan’s perennial complaints about India’s role in Afghanistan.

news analysis
(Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Asian Futures
Whose Indo-Pacific?

The Trump Administration keeps talking up its “Indo-Pacific” strategy—but no country in the region interprets it in quite the same way.

Troubled Waters
A South China Sea Change?

As Chinese construction and militarization proceed apace, the United States and its allies are ramping up their activity in the South China Sea.

© Getty Images
Asia's Game of Thrones
India and China: The Risks of a Reset

Modi’s visit to China this week could lead to an easing of their strained ties—but any reset will benefit Beijing far more than New Delhi.

(Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Strategic Realignment
The Indo-Pacific Moment

Washington’s new strategic focus on the Indo-Pacific aptly aligns with New Delhi’s broadening ambitions—but the growing partnership will need to be carefully managed.

© The American Interest LLC 2005-2018 About Us Masthead Submissions Advertise Customer Service
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.