Category: Central Asia

How the US is upsetting the Asia-Pacific regional order

China’s growing assertiveness in the region is a response to fears of containment by the US, Lloyd Rhodes writes.

The Importance of China’s Rail Belt

China’s Railway Belt is likely to be far more influential than its maritime silk road in the near future thanks to an easier transition to […]

Feminism in the Asia-Pacific region

What is feminism? For many, the idea of what feminism looks like is strongly associated with more common feminist movements in the West, yet feminism […]

Islamic Warriors: Pakistani soldiers in Arab armies

Every year thousands of Pakistanis leave their homeland to take up arms in the deserts of the Arabian Peninsula, enlisting in the armed forces of […]