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CAPS Issue Brief is an occasional publication from CAPS on recent developments to issues related to India's national security.

ISSUE BRIEF 2013

LANDMARK DEAL WITH IRAN
By AMB SHEEL KANT SHARMA
15 Dec 2013

How Do We Deal With Pakistan?
Dr Shalini Chawla
13 August 2013

ALL EYES ON MYANMAR 2015
Lt. Col. Mohinder Pal Singh
26 July 2013

PRESIDENT- ELECT HASSAN ROWHANI AND THE NUCLEAR ISSUE
Ambassador Sheel Kant Sharma
12 July 2013

AIRLIFT DURING DISASTERS : THE UTTARAKHAND EXPERIENCE
Group Captain Ashok K Chordia
11 July 2013

AIR SEA BATTLE AND THE X-47B
Arjun Subramanian P
25 June 2013

INDIA-CHINA STAND-OFF IN DEPSANG : SOME OBSERVATIONS
Sana Hashmi
10 June 2013

PAKISTAN ELECTIONS 2013 : OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES AHEAD
Dr.Shalini Chawla
15 May 2013

STRATEGIC SITUATION : INDIA PAKISTAN
Amb Sheel Kant Sharma
28 February 2013

CHALLENGES OF SECURING PAKISTAN'S
TACTICAL NUCLEAR WEAPONS

Dr.Shalini Chawla
14 February 2013

SEEKING CHANGE IN PAKISTAN : WELCOME MR.QADRI
Dr.Shalini Chawla
28 January 2013

CHINA'S LEADERSHIP CHANGES : SOME IMPLICATIONS
Air Commodore Jasjit Singh
15 January 2013

XI JINPING'S LEADERSHIP STYLE AND CHINA'S LIKELY POLICY DIRECTION
Jayadeva Ranade
11 January 2013 

ISSUE BRIEF 2012

INDIA BMD : POINTERS AND FUTURE
Arjun Subramanian P.
28 December 2012

PPP : OPENING OF A NEW AVENUE IN INDIA'S CYBER SECURITY
E. Dilipraj
24 December 2012

MILITARY AND DEMOCRACY IN MYANMAR
Lt. Col. Mohinder Pal Singh
12 December 2012

CHINA : PLA, THE PARTY AND ANALYSIS
Jayadeva Ranade
10 December 2012

CHINA'S NEW MILITARY LEADERSHIP
Jayadeva Ranade
25 November 2012

CHINA'S FRESH OVERTURE TO TIBETANS
Jayadeva Ranade
30 October 2012

CAG APPRAISAL OF AERB : SOME
MISPLACED CONCERNS
Sitakanta Mishra
01 October 2012

PLA DELEGATES TO THE 18TH PARTY  CONGRESS : A BRIEF ANALYSIS
Jayadeva Ranade
13 September 2012

SECURITY CHALLENGES FROM NAXALISM
Prof. Shekhar Adhikari
28 August 2012

CHINA ARTICULATES SHARP SUSPICIONS ABOUT US INTENTIONS
Jayadeva Ranade
13 August 2012

CHINA'S NEW CENTRAL MILITARY COMMISSION AFTER THE 18TH PARTY CONGRESS AND ITS IMPLICATIONS
Jayadeva Ranade                                26 July 2012

CHINA CROWDING INDIAN INFLUENCE OUT OF
SRILANKA
Jayadeva Ranade
13 July 2012

IRAN 2012 :ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY FOR DIPLOMACY
Sheel Kant Sharma
13 June 2012

TECHNOLOGY : UNDERWRITER FOR CHINA'S SECURITY
Wg Cdr Vishal Nigam
28 May 2012

US-AFGHANISTAN STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT : ASSURANCES FOR AFGHANISTAN
Dr. Shalini Chawla
15 May 2012

CHINA'S ATTEMPT AT PLAYING BUDDIST POLITICS FAILS AND REVEALS SCHISMS IN PARTY'S UNITED FRONT
Jayadeva Ranade                                14 May 2012

LONGER REACH AND ENABLING MORE OPTIONS : AGNI V
Arjun Subramanian.P
30 April 2012

INDIA AND CHINA : THE WAY FORWARD
Jayadeva Ranade
30 March 2012

CHINA : INITIAL ASSESSMENT OF THE FIFTH SESSION OF THE ELEVENTH NATIONAL PEOPLES CONGRESS
Jayadeva Ranade                                14 March 2012

CHINA : DIFFERENCES IN POLITICAL THOUGHT AND STYLES MANIFESTED IN RUN UP TO 18TH CONGRESS
Jayadeva Ranade
13 January 2012

ISSUE BRIEF 2011

CHINA USES BUDDHISM FOR STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES  
Jayadeva Ranade
28 December 2011

RECENT US MOVES IN ASIA-PACIFIC COULD IMPACT CHINA-INDIA RELATIONS
Jayadeva Ranade
28 November 2011

CHINA’S EXPANDING MARITIME AMBITION & GROWING NAVAL POWER
Jayadeva Ranade
29 August 2011

CHINA USES 60th TAR ANNIVERSARY
TO UNDERMINE DALAI LAMA
Jayadeva Ranade
16 August 2011

REASSESSING INDIA'S ROLE  
IN AFGHANISTAN
K.N. Tennyson
29 July 2011

CHINA’S YUAN PREPARING TO
CHALLENGE US DOLLAR ?
Jayadeva Ranade
15 April 2011

CHINA : SIGNS OF NERVOUSNESS ?
Jayadeva Ranade
15 March 2011

‘IMPLICATIONS OF THE KARMAPA RIVALRIES’
Jayadeva Ranade
14 February 2011

CHINA-US SUMMIT—WARY CO-EXISTENCE
Jayadeva Ranade
31 January 2011

JAPAN : PRIMING FOR NEW DEFENCE POSTURE
Prakash Pillai
11 January 2011