Brigadier Vijai K Nair VSM (retired) is a defense analyst specializing in nuclear strategy formulation and author of two books, including "Nuclear India."
Farangis Najibullah is a writer for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty.
Professor M. D. Nalapat is director of the School of Geopolitics of the Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India.
Eric Norman is a freelance writer based in Azerbaijan.
Siraj Nurali is an independent analyst in Baku.
Navhat Nuraniyah is an analyst at the Jakarta-based Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC).