South Asia: A Strategic Assessment

  title={South Asia: A Strategic Assessment},
  author={Aaron Johnson and J. Cryer and Jonathan Aloisi},
Abstract : Americans have long viewed our involvement in South Asia as peripheral to the pursuit of our vital interests. As a consequence, the region excites little interest in American policy or academic circles, and is regarded as an area of hopeless poverty, primarily important as a center of nuclear weapons and missile technology proliferation. This paper reviews U. S. national interests in South Asia, and threats and opportunities related to those interests. We present an evaluation of… CONTINUE READING