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How Hybrid Warfare Could Change Asia
June 25, 2016
How Hybrid Warfare Could Change Asia
What the future of warfare might look like in Asia.
How Hybrid Warfare Could Change Asia
East Asia’s Last Undammed River
June 13, 2016
East Asia’s Last Undammed River
The Salween is one of the last major rivers undammed along its entire course. Can it stay that way?
East Asia’s Last Undammed River
Solving Myanmar's Ethnic Conflicts: A Proposal
June 11, 2016
Solving Myanmar's Ethnic Conflicts: A Proposal
Aung San Suu Kyi can take advantage of her personal and political authority to forge a lasting peace in Myanmar.
Solving Myanmar's Ethnic Conflicts: A Proposal
Is Myanmar Using Armed Chinese Drones For Counterinsurgency?
June 09, 2016
Is Myanmar Using Armed Chinese Drones For Counterinsurgency?
Myanmar's air force is using armed drones against rebels in the country's north.
Is Myanmar Using Armed Chinese Drones For Counterinsurgency?
The Complex Politics of the 'Inner Line Permit' in Manipur
June 08, 2016
The Complex Politics of the 'Inner Line Permit' in Manipur
The call for an ILP touches on complex inter-ethnic politics in Manipur and beyond.
The Complex Politics of the 'Inner Line Permit' in Manipur
Geoeconomics and Statecraft in the Asia-Pacific
May 21, 2016
Geoeconomics and Statecraft in the Asia-Pacific
The Diplomat speaks to Robert D. Blackwill and Jennifer Harris about geoeconomics and statecraft.
Geoeconomics and Statecraft in the Asia-Pacific
A Month of US Human Rights Concerns in Southeast Asia
May 20, 2016
A Month of US Human Rights Concerns in Southeast Asia
The issue has been in the spotlight this month in several Southeast Asian states.
A Month of US Human Rights Concerns in Southeast Asia
Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
May 17, 2016
Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
The saintly status surrounding Suu Kyi has led to tunnel vision in the NLD and the international community.
Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
In Myanmar, Suu Kyi’s Brand Is a Double-Edged Sword
May 14, 2016
In Myanmar, Suu Kyi’s Brand Is a Double-Edged Sword
Myanmar is being overwhelmed by foreign investments before its new government has built up the capacity to receive them.
In Myanmar, Suu Kyi’s Brand Is a Double-Edged Sword
Myanmar's Religious Hate Speech Law
May 05, 2016
Myanmar's Religious Hate Speech Law
Myanmar's religious hate speech law is used to protect ultra-nationalists rather than religious minorities.
Myanmar's Religious Hate Speech Law
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
April 30, 2016
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
No matter how the United States and Myanmar choose to proceed, continued reform will be messy.
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
'No Rohingya': Behind the US Embassy Protest in Myanmar
April 29, 2016
'No Rohingya': Behind the US Embassy Protest in Myanmar
"We want to declare to the U.S. embassy and to all the other countries, there are no Rohingya in our country."
'No Rohingya': Behind the US Embassy Protest in Myanmar
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
April 26, 2016
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
Hopes have been renewed that a permanent deal may finally be reached between the new government and holdout militias.
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
Shaping Northeast Asia’s Future
April 22, 2016
Shaping Northeast Asia’s Future
An idea put forward by Korean President Park Geun-hye deserves support.
Shaping Northeast Asia’s Future
Tajikistan Battered With Criticism, But US Waives Sanctions
April 21, 2016
Tajikistan Battered With Criticism, But US Waives Sanctions
Annual report season has been harsh on Dushanbe, but don't expect policy changes in Washington.
Tajikistan Battered With Criticism, But US Waives Sanctions
Troubling Early Signs in Myanmar’s New Government
April 13, 2016
Troubling Early Signs in Myanmar’s New Government
Suu Kyi's dominance, dubious credentials, and a muddled platform are worrying some observers.
Troubling Early Signs in Myanmar’s New Government
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