China and Russia: The New Rapprochement

With many predicting the end of US hegemony, Russia and China′s growing cooperation in a number of key strategic areas looks set to have a major impact on global power dynamics. But what lies behind this Sino–Russian rapprochement? Is it simply the result of deteriorated Russo US and Sino US relations or does it date…

Evolution of Maritime Strategy and National Security of India

The volume takes up concerns that need to be viewed to ensure the security of maritime borders to facilitate international trade as well as strengthen the comprehensive security of the country from various sources of threat. It first gives a description of the Indian Ocean Rim countries and their historical background, the geo-economic and geo-strategic…

Executive Action: 638 Ways to Kill Fidel Castro (Secret War)

“Escalante’s review of CIA covert operations against Cuba in the early years is to be welcomed, and should be widely read–and pondered.”–Noam Chomsky A unique view presented by the man responsible for countering innumerable assassination attempts against the Cuban leader. As Cuba’s former counterintelligence chief, Fabian Escalante reviews more than six hundred CIA plots to…