This issue includes research articles on the Chinese maritime militia; India’s growing importance in Japan’s geo-strategic outlook; and observations on UN peace keeping with a focus on UNIFIL. It also features a perspective on Golden Bird, a counter-insurgency operation conducted by the Army in 1995, along with four book reviews.
The Chinese Maritime Militia: A Perfect Swarm?
Michael D. Armour
India in Japan’s Geo-strategic Outlook
UNIFIL: The Many Challenges of Successful Peacekeeping
The US Pivot and Indian Foreign Policy: Asia’s Evolving Balance of Power, by Harsh V. Pant and Yogesh Joshi
Niranjan Chandrashekhar Oak