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Saving Sri Lanka: Can India’s Line-Of-Credit Help The Island’s Sinking Economy Reeling Under China’s Debt?

Sri Lanka, the Indian Ocean littoral state whose economy primarily depends on tourism, has been ravaged by debt and a depleted foreign exchange reserve,...

China Counters India’s BrahMos Missile Deal With The Philippines; Donates Military Equipment To ‘Balance Ties’

Despite its territorial disputes with the Philippines, China continues to maintain military ties with the Southeast Asian nation, probably to counter-balance the American as...

Big Blow For India’s Akash Missiles; Did UAE ‘Shoot Down’ DRDO’s Short-Range Systems For KM-SAMs In A $3.5B Deal?

South Korea recently signed a contract worth $3.5 billion with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to export its Cheongung II KM-SAM mid-range surface-to-air missiles...

Gripen Fighter Jet Maker SAAB Clinches A Major Deal With Indian Military For Powerful Anti-Tank Missiles

Swedish aerospace and defense company Saab which manufactures Gripen fighter jets has inked a major defense deal with the Indian military. The Saab Gripen is...

Countering S-400 Missiles, Pakistan Says Its ‘Stealth Drones’ Capable Of Thwarting India’s Missile Defense System

The first batch of India's newly acquired S-400 Triumf missile defense systems will be made operational by April this year, according to the latest...