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Fri, Jul 23, 2021

It’s Time for a Difficult Conversation with Delhi

The U.S.-India relationship presently presents the U.S. foreign policy establishment with a paradox. The degradation of India’s democracy challenges the logic underlying the relationship.

SouthAsiaSource by Yelena Biberman

Economy & Business India

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Ahmad quoted in ISPI Newsletter on the UAE and Saudi Arabia’s rivalry in relation to the economy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business International Markets

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

China and Sub-Saharan Africa Trade: A Case of Growing Interdependence

China’s total merchandise trade with Sub-Saharan Africa has increased by 1864% since 2001. Its increased presence in the region not only increases its access and influence, but also poses significant economic and security risks for the US and EU.

Blog Post by Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou

China East Africa

Tue, Jul 20, 2021

Infrastructure cooperation could hold the key to Armenia’s future security

As the South Caucasus looks to move on following last year's Nagorno-Karabakh War, shared infrastructure projects could help foster greater regional stability and improve the chances for a sustainable peace.

UkraineAlert by Ani Yeghiazaryan

Geopolitics & Energy Security Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding

Mon, Jul 19, 2021

Event recap: “Report Launch: Reimagining the US-India trade relationship”

On July 7, 2021, the Atlantic Council's South Asia Center hosted Ambassador Robert Holleyman, partner at Crowell & Moring LLP, and Ambassador Jeffrey Gerrish, partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, and Affiliates to launch the newly released report, Reimagining the US-India trade relationship, curated by Atlantic Council's South Asia Center's non-resident senior fellows Ridhika Batra, Mark Linscott, Harsha Vardhana Singh, and non-resident fellow Anand Raghuraman.

Event Recap by Ayra Khan

Economy & Business India

Mon, Jul 19, 2021

Batra on Outlook: Think tank recommends India set up new trade negotiating body

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business India

Mon, Jul 19, 2021

Nusairat quoted in the Middle East Eye on Jordan’s economic situation

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Human Rights

Fri, Jul 16, 2021

FAST THINKING: Biden’s China policy is coming into focus

What do this week's moves on Xinjiang and Hong Kong signal about the Biden administration’s emerging China policy? Our experts on economic statecraft connect the dots.

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

China Economic Sanctions

Wed, Jul 14, 2021

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on how the WTO can tackle vaccine scarcity and global recovery

The unequal global recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is fragile, warned World Trade Organization Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and “there’s one thing behind that all: The issue of vaccine equity.”

New Atlanticist by Katherine Walla

Africa Coronavirus

Tue, Jul 13, 2021

Rallying the world’s democracies with ‘trusted connectivity’

As a framework for investments in global infrastructure by democratic nations, the concept of ‘trusted connectivity’ can serve as a counterweight to efforts like China’s Belt and Road Initiative.

New Atlanticist by Kaush Arha

Economy & Business European Union