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Can China Save Afghanistan?
October 31, 2014
Can China Save Afghanistan?
The 2014 Istanbul Process, hosted by China, is a litmus test of regional support for Kabul in the post-NATO era.
Can China Save Afghanistan?
Afghanistan and China Open a New Chapter
October 29, 2014
Afghanistan and China Open a New Chapter
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani is in China for his first trip abroad as president.
Afghanistan and China Open a New Chapter
The EU Should Rethink Its SAARC Approach
October 29, 2014
The EU Should Rethink Its SAARC Approach
After reaching out to ASEAN, the EU should improve its ties with the SAARC.
The EU Should Rethink Its SAARC Approach
US Marines, UK Forces End Combat Operations in Afghanistan
October 28, 2014
US Marines, UK Forces End Combat Operations in Afghanistan
After a 13 year presence in the country, U.S. Marines and U.K. forces ended their combat operations in Afghanistan.
US Marines, UK Forces End Combat Operations in Afghanistan
America in Northeast Asia: Credibility and Deterrence
October 27, 2014
America in Northeast Asia: Credibility and Deterrence
Why the United States should close the credibility gap in a tense region.
America in Northeast Asia: Credibility and Deterrence
Afghanistan: Warlords and Democracy
October 26, 2014
Afghanistan: Warlords and Democracy
Some of Afghanistan’s warlords have decided to buy into the political process.
Afghanistan: Warlords and Democracy
U.S. Should Not Neglect Europe in China Policy
October 25, 2014
U.S. Should Not Neglect Europe in China Policy
Europe still has an important role to play in Washington's policy for East Asia.
U.S. Should Not Neglect Europe in China Policy
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
October 24, 2014
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
However, a jihadist consolidation could take place in the future.
Islamic State Defections Fracture Pakistan Taliban
US and Russia Fight Proxy War Over Gay Rights in Kyrgyzstan
October 23, 2014
US and Russia Fight Proxy War Over Gay Rights in Kyrgyzstan
Recent legislation in Kyrgyzstan inhibiting gay rights puts the country at odds with the U.S.
US and Russia Fight Proxy War Over Gay Rights in Kyrgyzstan
Interview: Bette Dam
October 23, 2014
Interview: Bette Dam
What are the prospects for the new national unity government in Afghanistan?
Interview: Bette Dam
After Deadly Clashes, Tensions Rise Between Iran and Pakistan
October 23, 2014
After Deadly Clashes, Tensions Rise Between Iran and Pakistan
Iran is convinced that Pakistan is doing nothing to stop militants from attacking its territory.
After Deadly Clashes, Tensions Rise Between Iran and Pakistan
Afghan President to Visit China on First Trip Abroad
October 23, 2014
Afghan President to Visit China on First Trip Abroad
President Ashraf Ghani will visit China from October 28 - 31 on his first formal trip abroad.
Afghan President to Visit China on First Trip Abroad
Following the New Silk Road
October 22, 2014
Following the New Silk Road
Experts are skeptical of the future of what is essentially America’s exit strategy for Afghanistan.
Following the New Silk Road
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
October 22, 2014
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
Al-Qaeda has joined the Islamic State in calling for jihad against China for its Uyghur policies.
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
Modi: SAARC's Last Hope for Relevance?
October 22, 2014
Modi: SAARC's Last Hope for Relevance?
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi could render SAARC a more effective regional institution.
Modi: SAARC's Last Hope for Relevance?
Afghanistan Poppy Cultivation at All-Time High
October 22, 2014
Afghanistan Poppy Cultivation at All-Time High
As U.S. and NATO troops prepare to leave Afghanistan, poppy cultivation reaches an all-time high.
Afghanistan Poppy Cultivation at All-Time High
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