Between Giants: The Sino-Indian cold war in the Indian Ocean

Strategic competition between India and China in the Indian Ocean is growing and has the potential to profoundly...

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The Red Flag Follows Trade: China's futures as an Indian Ocean power

China’s military presence in the IOR is likely to grow significantly in coming years, principally driven by the...

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From secrecy to dignity: trust and policy implications of shifting attitudes to privacy

Key points:

  • The public typically trusts governments to protect personal data more than they trust the...

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Search the back catalogue of publications by NSC researchers, policy analysts and visiting experts. Publication topics range from the development of national security policy and strategy to cyber security, state relations in the Indo-Pacific and various sources of regional instability.

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