Interview of Major General S B Asthana by South China Morning Post on Latest Border Standoff and impact on China-India -US relations

Sharing an email interview of mine taken by South China Morning Post (SCMP), regarding latest border standoff between India and China and its possible implications on the India-China-US triangular relationship. The interviewer is Mr Jiangtao Shi of SCMP. An interesting interview with incisive question on the subject and related issues from extremely popular Newspaper. My … Continue reading Interview of Major General S B Asthana by South China Morning Post on Latest Border Standoff and impact on China-India -US relations

Current China-India Face-off on LAC: An interview of Major General S B Asthana, (Veteran) by International Affairs Review

Sharing an interview of mine by International Affairs Review on current India-China LAC Face-off and Indo-Nepal border issue and future options. (9 min read). While all its strategic contenders are still busy combating COVID-19, China has unfairly used it as an opportunity to assert itself on multiple fronts, including India China borders. The URL of … Continue reading Current China-India Face-off on LAC: An interview of Major General S B Asthana, (Veteran) by International Affairs Review

Effectiveness of Quad to Check Chinese Incremental Encroachment in Indo-Pacific

I am sharing with friends an article/opinion of mine  by Global Review, (Germany).   Although I am attaching the URL of publication below, but there could be errors due to language translation twice.   The gist of this article/opinion  has been published by other online journals in various forms, whose URLs are also being shared. https://moderndiplomacy.eu/2019/12/22/can-quad-be-effective-against-incremental-encroachment-of-china-in-indo-pacific-region/ https://www.wionews.com/opinions/south-china-sea-standoff-can-quad-check-chinas-encroachment-270414   … Continue reading Effectiveness of Quad to Check Chinese Incremental Encroachment in Indo-Pacific

Is Strategic Balancing a ‘New Normal’ in Interlinked World?(Updated post G-20)

Sharing my article published in Modern Diplomacy before the G-20 Summit. It has been updated post the Summit, although few bilateral meetings are still in progress. The G-20 Summit 2018, besides its normal proceedings, will be remembered for extraordinary large number of bilateral and trilateral meetings on the sidelines, which seem to be even more … Continue reading Is Strategic Balancing a ‘New Normal’ in Interlinked World?(Updated post G-20)

India-China maritime dialogue: A discussion with Swaran Singh and Gen SB Asthana by India Sentinels

I am sharing  an interesting discussion cum interview on the subject with Ms Sapna Singh, Principal correspondent,The Pioneer, for India Sentinels, of Prof. Swaran Singh and myself .   https://www.indiasentinels.com/diplomacy/india-china-maritime-dialogue-a-discussion-with-swaran-singh-and-gen-sb-asthana/