Articles about Center for Strategic and International Studies

US will ban Chinese app TikTok, declares President Donald Trump

01 Aug 2020

World
US will ban Chinese app TikTok, declares President Donald Trump

After indicating his views about TikTok, owned by Chinese giant ByteDance several times, United States President Donald Trump said on Friday (local time) that he will ban the popular short-form video app.

After Hanoi summit collapse, is N Korea rebuilding rocket site?

06 Mar 2019

World
After Hanoi summit collapse, is N Korea rebuilding rocket site?

Activity has been detected at a North Korean long-range rocket site suggesting Pyongyang may be pursuing the "rapid rebuilding" of a test facility after the collapse of the Hanoi summit, according to the analysis of satellite imagery from a US think tank.

Will continue advocating for India's membership in NSG: US

13 Sep 2018

World
Will continue advocating for India's membership in NSG: US

India hasn't been able to secure membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) because of China's veto, a Trump Administration official said today, asserting that the US will continue advocating for India's membership in the group as it meets all the criteria.

Ambassador-to-US Sarna slams American media for 'negative' portrayal of India

15 May 2018

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Ambassador-to-US Sarna slams American media for 'negative' portrayal of India

Indian Ambassador to the US, Navtej Singh Sarna, has slammed the American media for their "negative portrayal" of India, alleging that there is a tendency among foreign journalists based in India to pick up the "exception" stories and ignore the development news.

Rex Tillerson: Trump wants to "dramatically deepen" ties with India

19 Oct 2017

World
Rex Tillerson: Trump wants to "dramatically deepen" ties with India

Ahead of his visit to India next week, US secretary of state Rex Tillerson in a policy address at the Washington-based Center for Strategic and International Studies outlined how US views relations with India.

Rohingya crisis: What are China's interests in Rakhine?

28 Sep 2017

World
Rohingya crisis: What are China's interests in Rakhine?

Amid rampant violence against Rohingyas in Myanmar's Rakhine state, China and India have been backing its government.

What would the US do if India-China war breaks out?

27 Jul 2017

World
What would the US do if India-China war breaks out?

As the possibility of India-China conflict is looming large over the subcontinent, against the backdrop of the Sikkim standoff, two American experts have stated that the US will not be a silent witness in such a scenario and might even pressurize Beijing.

US designates Pakistan as a terrorist 'safe haven'

20 Jul 2017

World
US designates Pakistan as a terrorist 'safe haven'

Possibly a sign of Trump administration's toughening stance against terrorism, the US listed Pakistan as one of the countries providing safe havens to terrorists in its "Country Report on Terrorism" published annually.

Pakistan not an ally, but a threat: US think-tank report

07 Jun 2017

World
Pakistan not an ally, but a threat: US think-tank report

A Report published by the Center for Strategic and International Studies accused Pakistan of harbouring terrorist groups including the Haqqani network and Taliban. It further termed Pakistan more of a threat than an ally.