Cold War 2.0

Geopolitics over the past few centuries has been the sum total of patterns which keep repeating from time to time. These patterns reveal themselves...

Independence Day: 71 Years and The Way Forward

India gained independence on August 15, 1947. The colonial suppression by Britain came to an end giving India the freedom to chart her own...

Book Review: The Unending Game

It was September 2016 when Asian Warrior had our first meeting with Mr Vikram Sood, former chief of R&AW during the release of the...

Trade Wars: The Road To Ruin

Global Order has for centuries been dominated by trade which India and China dominated for nearly 1700 years; generating enormous wealth and treasures which...

The Emerging Chaos: In Shaping The New Global Order

It has been almost 7 decades since World War 2. The world post-war has been held together by the lucrative but fragile threads of...

North Korea: The Perilous Path to Denuclearization

After months of jingoistic rhetoric and back channel diplomacy, the historic summit between President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong-un finally happened on 12th June...

Taiwan: The Question Of One China – Part II

In Part 1, we discussed the genesis of One China policy and the Taiwan dispute with Mainland China which has festered for decades. We...

Taiwan: The Question Of One China – Part I

Taiwan has been one of the core issues that exhibit’s China’s insecurities towards its One China policy. Beijing has consistently hammered this point domestically...

Hong Kong: China’s Identity Question

The rise of the People’s Republic of China in the last two decades has enabled a massive economic and social churn with new megapolises,...

Book: Korean Peninsula

In our 2016 book “The New Global Order” we extrapolated how the world order has evolved over the centuries and how the thirst for...

The Growing Cold Shoulder to Chinese Investment

On May 23rd, the Canadian government blocked the acquisition of Aecon Group Inc. – a Toronto-based construction company – by an SOE (state-owned enterprise),...

Iran Nuclear Deal Pullout: Trumps’s Masterstroke?

There is a wide debate going on about President Donald Trump’s decision and timing in withdrawing from the Iran Nuclear Deal. Most analysts are...