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Intellibrief –  India –  EAM to visit US for vaccine inputs etc, IAF MiG 21 crash underlines necessity for rapid induction of front line fighters Black Fungus alert continues, Major success for SF in Maharashtra counter Naxal fight. Nepal – Going for elections by end of the year. Myanmar junta to dissolve NLD which swept Nov 20 elections. Afghanistan NATO to provide three vector support after pull out.


  • NATO mapped future supporting pillars as Taliban expands ‘influence’
  • Center of District in Maidan Wardak Falls to Taliban: MP
  • Dostum’s Aides Seek Establishment of Federal Govt as Rifts Deepen


  • Pandemic curbs only on paper Due to slack enforcement, ‘restrictions’ fail to stop movement
  • Sinopharm Vaccine: China to give another six lakh doses as gift


  • Bhutan’s greenhouse gas emissions to rise if nothing changes


  • Average tourist arrival numbers to Maldives drop


  • Explosions Rock Myanmar’s Business Hub; Kill Security Forces
  • Myanmar Death Toll at the Hands of the Junta Climbs to 810
  • Myanmar Junta to Dissolve National League for Democracy


  • Oli calls emergency cabinet meeting at midnight; decides to dissolve house, announces snap elections
  • Neither Deuba nor Oli can be appointed PM: President Bhandari


  • K-2 nuclear power plant to produce 1,100 MW of clean energy: PM Imran
  • At least 6 killed in blast at Palestine solidarity rally in Chaman
  • PAF hands over three JF-17 Thunder jets to Nigeria

Sri Lanka

  • President takes multiple decisions to minimize impact of travel restrictions on people and economy


  • Visit of External Affairs Minister to the United States (24-28 May 2021)
  • DRDO develops COVID-19 antibody detection kit
  • Army Chief Reviews Operational Readiness & Security Situation In North-East
  • IAF pilot killed as MiG-21 Bison crashes in Punjab field, Court of Inquiry ordered
  • India To Receive S-400 Missiles By Year-End, Says Russian Official: Report
  • PM interacts with doctors and officials of Varanasi
  • In the backdrop of reports of Black Fungus from States, Government of India writes to States/UTs
  • Farmer unions seek Prime Minister’s intervention to resume talks, vow to intensify protests from May 26
  • 13 Maoists killed by forces in Gadchiroli encounter

Note – Trends are as sourced from the media of respective countries and have not been edited, the content is the sole responsibility of the providers and not that of Security Risks Asia

Regional Strategic Trends & Intellibrief – 22 May
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about 29 days ago
Updated about 29 days ago