The Navy Expansion Rush

Last month, Thomas Callender, Senior Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation, released a report saying the US needs a 400-ship Navy in order to...

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MSF Fortnightly Monitor, Aug 15th – 30th, 2018

Click here to download the complete Monitor: MSF1 Table of Contents Maritime Security Maritime Diplomacy Maritime Columns: Reports & Blogs Economy and Trade Agreements CPEC...
India's Naval Nuclearization: Repercussions for crisis stability

India’s Naval Nuclearization: Repercussions for crisis stability

Sufian Ullah | In an attempt to gain strategic superiority, major powers have sent nuclear submarines into the Indian Ocean for years. Recently, the Indian Ocean...
Does US want free and open Indo-Pacific region?

Does US want free and open Indo-Pacific region?

Joan Chang | The U.S. government’s interest in a free and open Indo-Pacific region is “rooted in the fact that the United States is an...
China to build first maritime patrol ship over 10,000 tons

China to build country’s first maritime patrol ship over 10,000 tons

CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company Limited won the bidding for the construction of a maritime patrol vessel for the Guangdong Maritime Safety Administration, the...
The Delhi-Tehran dynamics in Indian Ocean’s emerging geopolitics

The Delhi-Tehran dynamics in Indian Ocean’s emerging geopolitics

Dr. Najam Abbas | This article looks at wide-ranging considerations which define how India pursues its larger interests in the Persian Gulf for seeking to...