Category Archives: America

Quad serves the design of USA

Quad serves the

By Interaction Desk American always forms a team of the countries to fight it enemy.  SEATO, CENTO were formed against Soviet Union. Then NATO was established against Soviet Union in Afghan war. Now, Donald Trump administration’s Indo-Pacific Strategy is the

US, India to remain strange bedfellows regardless of any military pact

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By Liu Zongyi With over 10 days before the US-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue between the foreign and defense ministers of the two sides, which will reportedly take place on October 26 and 27, some Indian media outlets have already started

Trump’s Mideast mirage

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By Eric S. Margolis The Trump administration, desperate for some good news, just manufactured its own news by confecting a ‘peace’ deal between Israel and a bunch of pipsqueak Arab monarchies  just in time for November US elections. The Gulf

The United States is facing a dollar collapse by the end of 2021

The US is facing a dollar collapse by the end of 20211

An over 50% chance of a double-dip recession, economist Stephen Roach says By Shalini Nagarajan   The US dollar could collapse by the end of 2021 and the economy can expect a more than 50% chance of a double-dip recession,

Pompeo threatens to light the fuse in Persian Gulf


By M. K. Bhadrakumar The US Fifth Fleet announced on September 18 that a Carrier Strike Group comprising USS Nimitz passed through the Strait of Hormuz with the guided-missile cruisers USS Princeton and USS Philippine Sea and guided-missile destroyer USS

The UAE and Israel A dangerous liaison

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Why are the UAE and Israel in such a hurry to normalise relations? By Marwan Bishara The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been so enamoured with Israel that even before formalising their new bilateral agreement, they had started normalising relations

The border challenge

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The PLA has blemished the Modi Government’s muscular image created in the wake of Uri and Balakot responses against Pakistan, which won it an overwhelming political mandate By Ashok K Mehta One’s blood boils watching the way India and its

War of the maps in South Asia

War of the maps

‘The Modi government’s grandstanding has hardened the reflexes in Beijing, Islamabad and Kathmandu and complicated India’s relations with these three countries, which were even otherwise highly problematic.’ By Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar The unveiling of a ‘new political map’ of

We are all Americans!

By M. K. Bhadrakumar On several templates, the Democratic candidate in the November election in the US Joe Biden’s choice of Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate becomes an extraordinary development. Biden, the consummate politician, has made a thoughtful

Trump lame duck bodes well for international security

By M. K. Bhadrakumar The commencement of the lame duck period of the Donald Trump presidency is marked by the departure of two high-ranking officials of the US state department in the last two days. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo