Foreign Policy

    • TV/Radio Broadcast

    No, Man: It’s an Island

    Islands have taken on a greater prominence when people talk about the risk of war, especially in Asia. In the Indo-Pacific, islands, reefs, and rocky outcroppings are increasingly an organizing principle for considering security issues.

    • Op-Ed

    Geopolitics of Indian Ocean Islands in 2019: Takeaways for Traditional Powers

    While the traditional powers of the Indian Ocean continue to work together across the maritime domain to maintain a balance of power, the role of islands in shaping a new security architecture is often overlooked.

    • Commentary

    India’s View on Soleimani, Iran, and the United States

    For India, the equation is pretty simple: better diplomatic relations between the United States and Iran would let New Delhi deal more smoothly with both countries. A decline in the relationship adversely affects Indian interests.

    • Op-Ed

    Realizing the Potential of Island Territories: A Perspective from Delhi

    As countries in the Indo-Pacific continue to deepen maritime collaborations between friends, partners, and allies, the island territories in the region are well-positioned to offer tremendous support and strategic leverage to India and its partners.

    • Reintegrating Central Asia

      • Rhea Menon, Sharanya Rajiv
      • December 01, 2019
      • Seminar

      With contributors from various Central Asian nations and beyond, this issue of Seminar provides a selection of perspectives about the past, present, and future trajectory of Central Asia, and the growing role of external actors, particularly India, China, Russia, and the EU in this evolving and dynamic space.

      • Reintegrating Central Asia: The Problem

        • Rhea Menon, Sharanya Rajiv
        • December 01, 2019
        • Seminar

        The rise of China as an economic powerhouse in Asia, along with rapid globalization, has brought Central Asia back in the limelight as a bridge connecting the established markets of the West with the emerging markets of the East.

        • Realizing India’s Strategic Interests in Central Asia

          • Rhea Menon, Sharanya Rajiv
          • December 01, 2019
          • Seminar

          As India looks beyond its borders, Central Asia provides India with the right platform to leverage its political, economic, and cultural connections to play a leading role in Eurasia.

          • Event

          The Back Channel

          Since the end of the Cold War, the United States has emerged as the sole superpower in world politics. What role did American diplomacy have to play in its emergence as a great power?

          • Event

          India in Multilateral Negotiations

          As a rising power, India plays an important role in shaping global responses to critical challenges ranging from climate change and health security to international trade and nuclear disarmament.

          • Event

          India and the Sovereignty Principle

          • November 04, 2019
          • New Delhi

          Despite its limited material capabilities in the post-independence period, India accorded the sovereignty principle paramount in its international interactions and ensured that sovereignty—both domestic and international—was upheld to the greatest extent possible.

        Carnegie Experts on
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          Darshana M. Baruah
          Nonresident Scholar
          South Asia Program
          Darshana M. Baruah is a nonresident scholar with the South Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Her primary research focuses on maritime security in Asia and the role of the Indian Navy in a new security architecture.
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          Rudra Chaudhuri
          Carnegie India
          Rudra Chaudhuri is the director of Carnegie India. His primary research interests include the diplomatic history of South Asia and contemporary security issues.
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          Srinath Raghavan
          Senior Fellow
          Carnegie India
          Srinath Raghavan is a senior fellow at Carnegie India. His primary research focus is on the contemporary and historical aspects of India’s foreign and security policies.

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