My latest looks at the surprisingly close relationship between China and the Afghan Taliban.
Read my latest essay, looking at the security threats facing China from Afghanistan.
My new story, available here, looks at China’s growing role in Afghanistan and the prospects of expanding its Belt & Road Initiative there.
During a recent trip to Lahore, several Pakistanis told me that their country had won the Afghan war. My new article asks if this is true.
My new article, available here, considers the political ramifications of the S-400 missile deal between India and Russia.
India is the only major country involved in Afghanistan that does not have contacts with the Taliban. Should it reconsider? Read my new article in TRT World for more.
I have a new piece up at TRT World on the escalating crisis in US-Saudi relations, and the possibility that Riyadh will get closer to Russia and China as a result.