50 episodes

A weekly discussion of the geopolitical implications of current events in the Asia-Pacific, hosted by Ankit Panda from The Diplomat, with regular guests.

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    • 4.6, 23 Ratings

A weekly discussion of the geopolitical implications of current events in the Asia-Pacific, hosted by Ankit Panda from The Diplomat, with regular guests.

    US-India Ties Amid the Eastern Ladakh Crisis and the Pandemic

    US-India Ties Amid the Eastern Ladakh Crisis and the Pandemic

    How has the U.S.-India relationship evolved in the first half of 2020?

    • 24 min
    Making Sense of the 2020 US South China Sea Policy Update

    Making Sense of the 2020 US South China Sea Policy Update

    Greg Poling joins the podcast to discuss revisions to U.S. South China Sea policy.

    • 19 min
    The Origins and Drivers of Australia’s 2020 Defense Strategic Update

    The Origins and Drivers of Australia’s 2020 Defense Strategic Update

    Australia reacts to a shifting regional environment.

    • 23 min
    Making Sense of Japan’s Decision to Scrap Aegis Ashore Missile Defense

    Making Sense of Japan’s Decision to Scrap Aegis Ashore Missile Defense

    James Schoff joins the podcast to discuss Tokyo’s options on missile defense.

    • 24 min
    The Origins of 2020’s Inter-Korean Tensions

    The Origins of 2020’s Inter-Korean Tensions

    How did the two Koreas go from summitry and diplomacy in 2018 to high tensions in 2020?

    • 29 min
    Afghanistan Update: Is the February 2020 US-Taliban Deal Making Headway?

    Afghanistan Update: Is the February 2020 US-Taliban Deal Making Headway?

    The Diplomat's Catherine Putz explains the state of the February 2020 U.S.-Taliban agreement.

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

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