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SAAG is the South Asia Analysis Group, a non-profit, non-commercial think tank. The objective of SAAG is to advance strategic analysis and contribute to the expansion of knowledge of Indian and International security and promote public understanding.

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President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry talk with President Vladimir Putin of Russia after a bilateral meeting at the United Nations in New York, N.Y. Sept. 28, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Russia-US Rapprochement: A Strategic Imperative – Analysis

02 Aug 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Dr Subhash Kapila Russia and United States estranged relationship impinges on global security and stability with China as a ‘revisionist power’ being the major beneficiary of this estrangement and with vested interests in sustaining…

Location of India and Pakistan. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

Pakistan In Indian Diplomatic Cross Hairs – Analysis

31 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Dr Subhash Kapila In July 2016, Pakistan suddenly finds itself in India’s diplomatic crosshairs due to its political over-reach on Kashmir by Pakistan’s apex levels attempting to maximise Pakistan-generated unrest in Kashmir Valley. India…

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Turkey’s Political Turbulence Cause Of Strategic Concern – Analysis

27 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Dr Subhash Kapila Turkey’s political turbulence evidenced by the attempted military coup in recent weeks in mid-2016 raises grave strategic concerns arising from its crucial geostrategic location astride the junction of Europe and Asia….

Location of Andaman and Nicobar Islands (marked in red) in India. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

Devious Plans Of China To Bring In Issue Of Andaman And Nicobar Islands Ownership – Analysis

26 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Commodore RS Vasan IN (Retd)* There have been some reports from New Delhi to indicate that China’s Officiating Ambassador to India made a quid-pro-quo suggestion to India seeking its support for its South China…

Nepal's KP Oli. Photo by Krish Dulal, Wikipedia Commons.

Nepal: Oli’s Government Fall Imminent As Dahal Pulls The ‘Rug’ – Analysis

23 Jul 2016 in 1 , Analysis

By Dr. S. Chandrasekharan On 12th July, the Maoist Centre of Nepal led by Dahal formally withdrew its support to Oli’s government. The next day a no confidence motion against was filed in the Parliament….