Search: Asia,China (12 materials)


The New Cold War’s Evolving Strategic Dynamics in South Asia

... China did the same with Pakistan. Since each pair’s military relations continue into the present day, influenced both by inertia and each extra-regional country’s intentions to use their regional partner as a means for maintaining balance in South Asia, it’s possible that Russia and China might help India and Pakistan respectively in developing hypersonic technologies just like they speculatively did in the past when it came to nuclear ones. Even if that’s not happening, one or the other might be compelled to belatedly do so if ...


The Growth Engines of the Global South

... US and the EU among the advanced economies. This trans-Atlantic partnership has served as the backbone for growth and innovation among the advanced economies in the preceding decades. In this respect, a closer economic partnership between India and China would redound significantly to development areas such as Eurasian connectivity, the growth in the regional partners of the two countries, greater scope for joint innovation projects and the launching of South-South platforms in the financial sector. For Russia the Global South is a rapidly expanding market that ...


The U.S. Intensifies its Asia Diplomacy

... State Department reaffirmed U.S. support for ‘India’s emergence as a leading global power and vital partner’ in the Indo-Pacific, a geographic label that has taken over U.S. bureaucratic speak to highlight India’s importance in contemporary Asia”. However, after this visit, India has openly joined the U.S. club and spoiled its relations with all the neighbors: with China the country is in the state of war on LAC, Pakistan is also in the same status on Kashmir LOC, with Bangladesh having severe issues on border disputes and trade disputes. With Nepal, the territorial claims and border disputes have heightened the ...


Russia, China, and the Indo-Pacific

... director of the Carnegie Moscow Center and chair of the Center’s Foreign and Security Policy Program. It is said that the 21st century is the century of China and Asia. How is Russia dealing with the rise of China and Asia? Is there a “pivot” toward China/Asia in Russia’s foreign policy and global priorities? Russia has had to recognize that in the East, as well as in the West, it is now flanked by a power with a superior economic strength, a source of investment, and a modernization resource. Hence,...


US-Russian Cooperation for a Prosperous and Secure Indo-Pacific Region

... environmental). Due to climate change, there is an exploitation of natural resources and the promotion of trade routes from the Indo-Pacific to Europe and vice versa through the Arctic that are cheaper and faster than the Southern Sea Route. The example of China impels other Asian nations. Japan, South Korea, Singapore, and India are already showing interest. Such activity on the part of Asians allows to consider the Indo-Pacific as the key to the Arctic development. The US and Russia, being at the crossroad of the regions,...


War with China: TX Hammes, CSBA, RAND and CSIS–Thinking through the Unthinkable and rethinking Armaggedon

... Chinese goverment both claim that no side wanted a sinoamerican war and that this event was unlikely.However, both sides and their strategists sometimes point out that misperceptions and miscalculations could trigger such a war. That Obama rebalances his Asian pivot and China at the same time claims territories in the South and East Chinese Sea and expands its spheres of influence in the Pacific steadily make crisis, conflicts and maybe even a war more likely.That this unlikely war seems to be perceived as not so unlikely ...


Russia in a Eurasian Triple Entente, with excerpts from Vadim Tsymbursky and Halford Mackinder

... co-operation in a triple entente between Russia, China and India. In general, with history and geography on their side, co-operation between these three great nations is obvious and logical. In the short-term, however, certain issues have to be resolved by the Asian powers. China needs to solve its border issues with India, and secure its sea lanes to the Red Sea and to the Persian Gulf, while clarifying its intent in the China Sea littoral. India needs to solve its border issues with China, end Chinese sponsorship of Pakistan,...


The Many Roadblocks of Russian-South Korean Economic Integration

Northeast Asia is comprised of 6 countries: Russia, China, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK or North Korea), the Republic of Korea (South Korea), Japan, and the United States. For both experts and casual followers of international news alike, reading through the list of countries above brings ...


Asian Players in the Arctic: Interests, Opportunities, Prospects

... Republic of Korea, Japan and Singapore became observers to the Arctic Council. The Report examines non-regional actors’ interests in the Arctic, their policy frameworks in the region and principal areas of Arctic studies. Authors also explore the Asian states’ positions on the international status of the Arctic. Specific attention is given to the prospects of cooperation between Russia and India, China, Republic of Korea, Japan, Singapore in developing the region. Authors: A.N. Fedorovsky, Dr. of Economics (Part 3); L.V. Filippova (Foreword); T.A. Makhmutov, Ph.D. in Political Science (Foreword); H. Nadarajah (Part 5); V.E. Petrovsky, Dr. of Political ...


Russia and the South China Sea: An Interview with Dr. Hanns Maull

... fundamental principles of the present international order. But Beijing does so much more intelligently than Moscow. In May this year Russian Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov announced that Russia will participate in joint naval drills with its Asia-Pacific allies (most likely China, among others) in the South China Sea in May 2016. How do you see Russia's potential participation playing into the overall dynamics of the region? There always has been a Russian naval presence in Asia-Pacific, which Moscow now intends ...


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  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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