The US-Japan Strategic Alliance

The US-Japan Strategic Alliance: Eagle and Chrysanthemum

Abstract: US and Japan alliance considered to be an important alliance is based on shared interests. These interests have compelled both parties to ensure the continuity of this alliance even when it has passed through some of bumps with the international political environment testing its resilience. US-Japan alliance has experienced a roller-coaster journey where international…Read More

India-China Border Conflict: The Case of Galwan Valley

ABSTRACT India and China are two of the oldest living civilizations of the world with numerous similarities and associations. The exchange of ideas between the two countries has been like a flowing river, sometimes it runs smoothly but sometimes there are hurdles but it has always kept flowing incessantly. Despite the similarities, both the countries…Read More

AUKUS

AUKUS: The Latest Tango for Balance of Power in International Relations

The security partnership signed between the USA, Britain, and Australia on the 15th of September known as AUKUS made not a single explicit hint on China’s hostility in the Pacific. But the defense deal is a clear indication showing the West’s concern in China as an adversary. The paranoia that exists in Washington towards Beijing…Read More

Afghanistan in Turmoil

The recent power shift in Afghanistan has surprised several countries. Despite a significant investment of time and money to upgrade Afghanistan’s military capabilities, the forces’ incompetence to fight off the Taliban has been disappointing. The US is said to have spent $88 billion on training and modern equipment for Afghanistan’s cops and military personnel, accounting…Read More