September 26, 2016 | Japan Times
The Air Self-Defense Force scrambled aircraft on Sunday as at least eight Chinese fighters and bombers — and possibly more than 40 — passed through a critical international entryway into the Western Pacific.
September 25, 2016 | Foreign Affairs
After last week’s terrorist attack on an Indian military base in Uri, Kashmir, which resulted in the deaths of 18 soldiers, a debate over how to respond has ripped through India’s strategic community.
September 24, 2016 | The Washington Post
President Obama will leave office having failed to use the tools at his disposal to make significant progress on getting child soldiers off the battlefield.
September 24, 2016 | Agence France-Presse
Hidden underground in steel-and-concrete silos across rural America, more than 400 intercontinental ballistic missiles point to the skies, poised for launch -- and ready to obliterate cities across the world.
September 22, 2016 | The Washington Examiner
The country could stand to shrink its nuclear arsenal, the ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee said on Thursday.
September 22, 2016 | The Diplomat
In a fitting reply to the diplomatic tirade directed at Pakistan by India and in the aftermath of the heinous attack in Uri, which resulted in the deaths of at least 17 Indian soldiers, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif briefed the 71st United Nations General Assembly on the gross human right
September 21, 2016 | Value Walk
Historic tensions between India and Pakistan have heightened in recent months due to anti-government protests in Indian-controlled Kashmir, raising the prospect of nuclear conflict.
September 20, 2016 | The Wire
Before the advent of nuclear weapon capabilities on the subcontinent, unresolved grievances over Kashmir resulted in wars. With the bomb’s appearance, unresolved grievances have led to mass casualty terrorism, crises and one limited conventional war.
September 20, 2016 | Arms Control Wonk
The attack on an Indian military encampment at Uri, most probably from well-armed, well-trained cadres of a “proscribed” group based on the Pakistan side of the Kashmir divide, is the costliest since the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
September 20, 2016 | The Diplomat
On September 15, Japan’s Democratic Party (DP,Minshin-to) elected Renho Murata, who had been serving as acting leader, president of the party. Renho won a landslide victory against two other contenders, former party leader Seiji Maehara and Yuichiro Tamaki.