Long Reads

27 April 2022

Caspian Sea states’ balancing act and the Ukrainian war

Denis Cenusa explores the different approaches of the Caspian Sea states to the war in Ukraine and some its implications for the region
26 April 2022

Post-Johnson visit: a new path for UK-India ties?

Dr Jagannath Panda discusses the implications of Boris Johnson's recent visit to India for UK-India relations and the future of the partnership
22 April 2022

Germany’s geostrategic myopia

Prof. Richard Whitman assesses Germany's lack of leadership and strategic foresight in its response to Russia's war on Ukraine
13 April 2022

The case for ‘JAUKUS’

Dr Philip Shetler-Jones explores the possibility of Japan joining the AUKUS group and factors that may prevent its membership
7 April 2022

Maximising British engagement with Southeast Asia

Julian Neuweiler and Patrick Triglavcanin detail areas of domestic concern for Southeast Asia and how Britain can engage the region with these in mind
22 March 2022

Drop the excuses and embrace Ukraine

Dr Benjamin Tallis argues that Ukraine’s formal application to become a member of the European Union should be supported by the bloc and the United Kingdom
10 March 2022

The return of Central Europe?

Dr Benjamin Tallis explores the resurging influence of Central European states as a result of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
8 March 2022

The strange case of America’s Indo-Pacific strategies

Dr Philip Shetler-Jones discusses the new Indo-Pacific Strategy announced by the United States and how it contrasts with US concerns with China
7 March 2022

The case for better defence burden sharing

James Rogers argues that there is a need for an increased defence budget in the United Kingdom against a backdrop of an ongoing war in Europe
7 March 2022

After the invasion: The future of China-Russia relations

In the second part of this two-part series, Charles Parton OBE assesses the impact of the invasion of Ukraine on China-Russia relations