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Constitutional Reform Fails in Myanmar Ahead of Polls
June 26, 2015
Constitutional Reform Fails in Myanmar Ahead of Polls
Key constitutional amendments fail to pass the country’s parliament.
Constitutional Reform Fails in Myanmar Ahead of Polls
Is This Country the Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter’s First Customer?
June 24, 2015
Is This Country the Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter’s First Customer?
The mystery continues: one media source claims that the JF-17 has been sold, another denies it.
Is This Country the Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter’s First Customer?
Myanmar’s Opposition Leader Seeks ‘Landslide’ Win in Upcoming Polls
June 23, 2015
Myanmar’s Opposition Leader Seeks ‘Landslide’ Win in Upcoming Polls
Aung San Suu Kyi calls on her party to secure strong election victory.
Myanmar’s Opposition Leader Seeks ‘Landslide’ Win in Upcoming Polls
Mitch McConnell, Kentucky, and the Asia-Pacific
June 20, 2015
Mitch McConnell, Kentucky, and the Asia-Pacific
Mitch McConnell of Kentucky has said a thing or two about the Asia-Pacific.
Mitch McConnell, Kentucky, and the Asia-Pacific
Myanmar’s Refugee Problem Is Worse Than You Thought
June 17, 2015
Myanmar’s Refugee Problem Is Worse Than You Thought
The numbers tell a shocking tale.
Myanmar’s Refugee Problem Is Worse Than You Thought
Confirmed: Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jet Has its First Buyer
June 15, 2015
Confirmed: Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jet Has its First Buyer
An unnamed Asian country will be the JF-17s first export destination.
Confirmed: Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jet Has its First Buyer
Crocodile Tears for the Rohingya
May 29, 2015
Crocodile Tears for the Rohingya
Political realities within the region worsen the plight of an oppressed minority.
Crocodile Tears for the Rohingya
Solving the Rohingya Crisis
May 27, 2015
Solving the Rohingya Crisis
The Rohingya crisis is a challenge to ASEAN, but must be solved by Myanmar.
Solving the Rohingya Crisis
George Orwell: Shooting an Elephant in Yangon?
May 21, 2015
George Orwell: Shooting an Elephant in Yangon?
A collection of the great writer’s essays have been translated into Burmese.
George Orwell: Shooting an Elephant in Yangon?
Asia’s Watery Graveyard for Asylum Seekers
May 16, 2015
Asia’s Watery Graveyard for Asylum Seekers
The tragedy unfolding in the Andaman Sea can no longer be ignored.
Asia’s Watery Graveyard for Asylum Seekers
ASEAN’s Refugee Embarrassment
May 15, 2015
ASEAN’s Refugee Embarrassment
The Rohingya refugee crisis is quite possibly the greatest embarrassment ASEAN has ever faced.
ASEAN’s Refugee Embarrassment
Abe’s Japan Cannot Apologize for the Pacific War
May 13, 2015
Abe’s Japan Cannot Apologize for the Pacific War
Yasukuni Shrine will continue to compromise any apology that Japan’s leaders can offer.
Abe’s Japan Cannot Apologize for the Pacific War
Myanmar's Elusive Peace
May 07, 2015
Myanmar's Elusive Peace
Rebel groups in Myanmar say that peace could still be years away.
Myanmar's Elusive Peace
Diplomatic Access: The United States
May 06, 2015
Diplomatic Access: The United States
Assistant Secretary Daniel Russel on the U.S. rebalance to Asia, the South China Sea, the TPP, and more.
Diplomatic Access: The United States
Nepal’s Earthquake and International Aid
May 05, 2015
Nepal’s Earthquake and International Aid
The international response to last month’s earthquake must not undermine the role of the Nepalese government.
Nepal’s Earthquake and International Aid
Is Myanmar Approaching Genocide?
May 04, 2015
Is Myanmar Approaching Genocide?
A recent report suggests that the Rohingya could become the target of further mass atrocities.
Is Myanmar Approaching Genocide?
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