US-Indian Strategic Construct of Western Indian Ocean Runs into Headwinds
Opinion

US-Indian Strategic Construct of Western Indian Ocean Runs into Headwinds

The AMAN-21 naval exercise, the biennial event hosted by Pakistani Navy since 2007, in Karachi and the Arabian Sea from February 11-16 draws special attention. As many as 45 navies are reportedly participating, which makes AMAN probably the biggest event of its kind in the Indian Ocean or anywhere. Not only that, the participants include…

Al Jazeera vs. Bangladesh: What’s Happening, Why, and What Might It Lead To?
Opinion

Al Jazeera vs. Bangladesh: What’s Happening, Why, and What Might It Lead To?

It’s up to the court of law to establish the facts about Al Jazeera’s investigation, but the very publication of the outlet’s series of reports has been enough to provoke an enormous international scandal involving Bangladesh, Qatar, India, Hungary, and “Israel” as the primary players. Al Jazeera published a series of scandalous reports last week…