November 8, 2019

Day

The Takshashila PLA Insight: Issue no 28: US-China Defence Ties; Strategic Competition in AI; China Fires Warning Flares; Naval Engineer Promoted to Full Membership; PLA Modernisation; Assessing the Air Component in the Military Parade; From Jiefangjun Bao, and more

I. The Big Story: US-China Defence Ties; Strategic Competition in AI Wei Fenghe, China’s Defence Minister and Mark Esper, US Defence Secretary discussed Hong Kong, Taiwan, the South China Sea and Xinjiang over a video call on Tuesday. No details of...

All Things Policy: The Counterinsurgency Puzzle and the Utilities of Force

How should great powers support local governments fighting insurgencies? And is the Indian Army’s Cold Start doctrine still relevant? In this episode, Walter C Ladwig III, an associate professor at King’s College London, joins Manoj Kewalramani and Aditya Ramanathan for...