South Asia

South Asia

Stimson seeks to alleviate growing nuclear dangers in South Asia by promoting confidence-building and nuclear risk-reduction measures, conducting innovative analysis of current dangers and future risks, empowering rising strategic analysts, conducting field research, creating new forums for India-Pakistan engagement, and promoting constructive U.S. security initiatives in the region.


Research and Analysis

April 19, 2017 | EXPERT: Sameer Lalwani , EXPERT: Travis Wheeler

The continuation of the conflict in Afghanistan weakens US leverage over Pakistan, partly due to a continued dependence on Pakistan for air and ground lines of communication into Afghanistan. US national security advisor Lieutenant General H.R.

April 14, 2017 | EXPERT: Michael Krepon

Stimson's South Asia program maintains this timeline chronicling Confidence-Building Measures (CBMs) made in South Asia since 1988, and updates it regularly with new

April 5, 2017 | EXPERT: Sameer Lalwani

Interview by Ankit Panda of The Diplomat Magazine

April 5, 2017 | EXPERT: Hannah Haegeland , EXPERT: Sameer Lalwani

Most debates on South Asian security strategy tend to not attract much attention amongst U.S. policymakers except during the occasional crisis. Warnings about arms racing, belligerence, and nuclear risks between India and Pakistan have become so commonplace that they elicit yawns or eye rolls.

March 28, 2017 | EXPERT: Michael Krepon , EXPERT: Sameer Lalwani

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