South Asia

Everything that informs geopolitics can be found in South Asia: challenging demographics, geographic diversity, and contentious, ill-defined borders.


Iran to Break US Sanctions by 25 Year Memorandum with China

In the last several days, Iranian media have highlighted the possibility of a 25 year Memorandum of agreement with China that would see Iran benefit from China’s robust &...

Iran’s IRGC to receive new stealth drone with 2,000km range

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:30 P.M.) – Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) will take delivery of an undisclosed number of stealth drones, Colonel Akbar Karimloo revealed on Sunday. According to Karimloo,...

Military chief: If U.S. makes slightest move against Iran it will face the ‘most...

Major General Mohammad Hossein Bagheri made the warning in response to the U.S. moves in the region. In recent days U.S. forces have been increasing their military moves in Iraq...

China Prepares To Close ‘Oil Deal Of A Lifetime’ In Iraq

Over the past week or so, China has eased quarantine measures in Wuhan – the city in which the global coronavirus pandemic began – with the entire lockdown scheduled...

ASEAN: Agreement signed on the largest free trade zone in the world

ASEAN - an organization of Southeast Asian countries, which includes Brunei, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam, was founded in 1967. From the beginning...

Iran’s air defense systems are ready for any US threat: commander

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:00 P.M.) – The Chief-of-Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, General Mohammad Bagheri, said on Thursday that the targeting of the U.S. forces in Iraq is not...
An S-400 air defence missile system at the Hmeymim airbase (photo Sputnik)

Iranian Defense Minister heads to Russia to discuss potential purchase of S-400: Russian media

BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:00 P.M.) – The Iranian Defense Minister, General Amir Hatami, will visit Moscow this week to meet with his Russian counterpart and discuss a number of pertinent...

Iran not abandoning land bridge plan from Damascus to Tehran

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:30 P.M.) – The Israeli military launched several attacks against the Iranian forces in Syria this year, including two powerful assaults in the last ten days. However, despite...

100 days later: Who won the war?

However, the assassination was said to be a unilateral and personal decision by Trump and some other officials in the White House and the Pentagon, which revealed Trump and...

Mystery Submarine May Reveal A Major New Capability For Iran

By: H I Sutton It was only a matter of time before this happened. A new vessel, shown in public for the first time this week, is either a very small...

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Tom Fowdy: A ‘red wave’ of left-wing resurgence engulfs South America

The apparent narrow victory of socialist Pedro Castillo in Peru is the latest splash of a ‘red wave’ engulfing South America, where Washington and...

Putin calls Biden ‘career man,’ hopes there won’t be any impulse-based movements

US President Joe Biden is a career politician and there is hope that there will not be any impulse-based movements, Russian President Vladimir Putin...

The laying of the sea part of the first thread of “North Stream –...

The laying of the sea part of the first thread of "North Stream - 2" has been completedMOSCOW, June 10 - RIA Novosti. Nord...

Iran military vessels enter Atlantic Ocean for first time

Two Iranian military vessels, the Sahand destroyer and the Makran forward base ship, have sailed into the Atlantic, marking the first time Iran’s Navy...

The United States is losing its military presence in Cambodia, and China is taking...

China appears to have built two military facilities in just one month as part of the military naval port of Ream in Cambodia, Business...