Strategic Forum

Strategic Forum is a specializing in Defense topics.

Articles from No. 203-204, December

Central Asian Leadership Succession: When, Not If
Key Points In the next 10 years, leadership succession will emerge as the most important political issue in Central Asia. With the exception of Tajikistan, where a protracted and bloody civil war in the 1990s followed the death of its first post-Soviet...
Modernizing China's Military: A High-Stakes Gamble?
Key Points China is committed to modernizing almost every aspect of the People's Liberation Army (PLA). But military modernization may be more of a high-stakes gamble than Beijing realizes. Politics and professionalism may not mix well. No matter...