The Diplomat | Asia Geopolitics

By The Diplomat

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

  1. 1.
    The Disengagement at Pangong Lake: What Happens Now Between India and China?
    25:11
  2. 2.
    Myanmar After the 2021 Coup: Internal Security and Geopolitical Consequences
    27:26
  3. 3.
    The Indian Army’s Pivot to the North
    18:34
  4. 4.
    Elections in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan: What Next?
    20:31
  5. 5.
    Afghanistan, Central Asia, and the Coming Biden Presidency
    22:45
  6. 6.
    South Asia and the Coming Biden Presidency
    30:23
  7. 7.
    Southeast Asia and the Coming Biden Presidency
    27:17
  8. 8.
    China and the Coming Biden Presidency
    27:20
  1. 9.
    Denuclearization, Diplomacy, and Beyond: North Korea Plans for 2021
    31:06
  2. 10.
    The Pandemic and Power Shifts in Asia
    29:39
  3. 11.
    Trouble in Kyrgyzstan: Assessing the October 2020 Crisis
    17:35
  4. 12.
    India’s Illiberal Turn and the Indo-Pacific
    28:00
  5. 13.
    Southeast Asia Caught Between the US and China
    24:17
  6. 14.
    Assessing Abe Shinzo’s Geopolitical Legacy
    40:53
  7. 15.
    Space Security and Geopolitical Competition in the Asia-Pacific
    26:02
  8. 16.
    Stalemate in the Himalayas: India-China Relations in 2020
    29:35
  9. 17.
    Patents for Power: Defense Technology and Intellectual Property Law
    31:25
  10. 18.
    How Does China View the Notion of a New ‘Cold War’?
    26:52
  11. 19.
    US-India Ties Amid the Eastern Ladakh Crisis and the Pandemic
    24:25
  12. 20.
    Making Sense of the 2020 US South China Sea Policy Update
    19:03
  13. 21.
    The Origins and Drivers of Australia’s 2020 Defense Strategic Update
    23:59
  14. 22.
    Making Sense of Japan’s Decision to Scrap Aegis Ashore Missile Defense
    24:14
  15. 23.
    The Origins of 2020’s Inter-Korean Tensions
    29:51
  16. 24.
    Afghanistan Update: Is the February 2020 US-Taliban Deal Making Headway?
    19:43
  17. 25.
    Fingers, Boots, and Lines: Understanding the 2020 India-China Border Tensions
    29:04
  18. 26.
    Will China’s Upcoming National Security Law Mark the End of an Autonomous Hong Kong?
    19:35
  19. 27.
    Assessing the Indian Government’s Response to COVID-19
    26:31
  20. 28.
    Friends and Enemies: Making Sense of the CCP’s Overseas Political Interference
    47:38
  21. 29.
    Making Sense of Vietnam’s Suspected COVID–19 Cyber Espionage on China
    23:15
  22. 30.
    Nuclear Risk Reduction: Pathways in the Asia-Pacific
    34:33
  23. 31.
    17+1 and Beyond: Understanding China’s Growing Footprint in Central and Eastern Europe
    27:27
  24. 32.
    South China Sea: What’s Behind China-Vietnam Tensions Amid COVID–19?
    21:34
  25. 33.
    North Korea’s March 2020 Return to Missile Testing: Hard Times Ahead?
    24:38
  26. 34.
    Japan’s Postponement of the Olympics: What Next?
    32:11
  27. 35.
    Making Sense of Malaysia’s 2020 Political Tumult
    21:59
  28. 36.
    COVID-19: A Major Global Geopolitical Shock
    31:02
  29. 37.
    Afghanistan After Trump’s Taliban Deal: What Next?
    19:20
  30. 38.
    Did Trump’s India Visit Keep the US-India Relationship on Track?
    36:11
  31. 39.
    Between Effectiveness and Control: Civil-Military Relations in India
    27:49
  32. 40.
    The Philippines Moves to End US Visiting Forces Agreement: What Happens Next?
    21:28
  33. 41.
    Asia Reacts to the Coronavirus Epidemic
    27:13
  34. 42.
    5G and Risk Mitigation: Asia’s Huawei Conundrum
    30:47
  35. 43.
    How Asians See the World in 2020: Insights From Public Opinion
    27:13
  36. 44.
    South China Sea: Indonesia’s Natuna Sea Dilemma With China
    27:00
  37. 45.
    How Asia Will Make Sense of Trump’s Strike on Iran’s Soleimani
    25:44
  38. 46.
    Taiwan Heads to the Polls: What Are the Geopolitical Stakes?
    21:31
  39. 47.
    Asia in 2020: Trends, Risks, and Geopolitics
    36:07
  40. 48.
    2019 in Asian Geopolitics: A Year of Change
    30:06
  41. 49.
    Kim Jong Un‘s End-of-2019 Deadline Approaches: What Lies on the Other Side?
    24:58
  42. 50.
    The Return of Sri Lanka’s Rajapaksas and Geopolitics
    19:01

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