Bashir Ali Abbas
Bashir is a Research Assistant at the Council for Strategic and Defense Research. He is a graduate of Christ University, Bangalore and is a post-graduate candidate at the University of Delhi. His geographical area of interest is the West Asian and North African region, with a special focus on Iran, Iraq and Syria. Under international law, he focuses on the laws of armed conflicts, sea and diplomacy. Besides this, he conducts research on regional armed conflicts, violent non-state actors, functioning of the United Nations, and international courts and tribunals. At CSDR, Bashir provides research support on project proposals, special issue briefs and assists in product design.