Friday, July 30, 2010
Russia, Iran and Diplomacy
UPDATE: Do we have a two-track approach--Brussels and Beijing--on this issue?
Sunday, July 25, 2010
Post-American World/Najibullah Strategy
The first is their special issue on the question of a post-American world, with contributions also from Tom Barnett and Parag Khanna ...
The second is my column this week, on whether the U.S. is indeed moving towards its own version of the Najibullah strategy as the Obama administration considers its end-game in Afghanistan.
Friday, July 16, 2010
Rethinking Somalia and Afghanistan
Meanwhile, former deputy NSA Bob Blackwill's idea is also generating a good deal of discussion ...
Friday, July 09, 2010
UPDATE: Some of my Naval War College colleagues offer their responses over at GlobalSecurity.org.
Tuesday, July 06, 2010
Why the U.S.-India Relationship Stalls
In that same issue, Dhruva Jaishankar reaches a similar conclusion: "There were also no indications that the two sides had found a central organising framework for the relationship, one that might fill the vacuum left by the India-US nuclear deal. This gives the impression—perhaps unfairly—of the relationship being on steady auto-pilot."