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Debunking the Rohingya-Taliban Link
January 07, 2017
Debunking the Rohingya-Taliban Link
Getting to the bottom of the Rohingya insurgency's alleged links to transnational terrorism.
Debunking the Rohingya-Taliban Link
Najib’s Dangerous and Self-Serving Rohingya Campaign
December 24, 2016
Najib’s Dangerous and Self-Serving Rohingya Campaign
The Malaysian prime minister’s intrusion into a sensitive issue in Myanmar carries risks of its own.
Najib’s Dangerous and Self-Serving Rohingya Campaign
The ASEAN Crisis, Part 1: Why the South China Sea Is a Critical Test
December 21, 2016
The ASEAN Crisis, Part 1: Why the South China Sea Is a Critical Test
The South China Sea dispute is a threat to the unity of ASEAN as a regional organization.
The ASEAN Crisis, Part 1: Why the South China Sea Is a Critical Test
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
December 13, 2016
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia campaign is among the most successful series of military operations ever conducted.
Imperial Japan's Southeast Asia Offensive in Retrospective
102 Killed in Aceh Quake, Mercifully No Tsunami
December 09, 2016
102 Killed in Aceh Quake, Mercifully No Tsunami
The quake -- so near the site of 2004's immense devastation -- has destroyed hundreds of buildings.
102 Killed in Aceh Quake, Mercifully No Tsunami
Demonetization Has Paralyzed India's Parliament
December 08, 2016
Demonetization Has Paralyzed India's Parliament
The opposition, angry over the demonetization, is refusing to allow business as usual in the legislature.
Demonetization Has Paralyzed India's Parliament
The Dark Depths of Myanmar's Rohingya Tragedy
December 06, 2016
The Dark Depths of Myanmar's Rohingya Tragedy
Cynicism and denial hold sway in Myanmar, even as children's lives are put at risk.
The Dark Depths of Myanmar's Rohingya Tragedy
Stop Pretending Myanmar Is a Democracy
November 23, 2016
Stop Pretending Myanmar Is a Democracy
The world should stop pretending that Myanmar's military is no longer committing rights abuses.
Stop Pretending Myanmar Is a Democracy
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin
November 23, 2016
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin
An Englishman's rise (and fall) in Qing-dynasty China.
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin
The Challenge for Asia's Female Politicians
November 23, 2016
The Challenge for Asia's Female Politicians
Asia is seeing a new wave of successful female politicians, but getting to the top requires hard choices.
The Challenge for Asia's Female Politicians
Time for Suu Kyi’s Second Revolution in Myanmar
November 22, 2016
Time for Suu Kyi’s Second Revolution in Myanmar
She and her party must complete the work that they have only just begun.
Time for Suu Kyi’s Second Revolution in Myanmar
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
November 18, 2016
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
Myanmar looks to be on the path to a prosperous future and a fast-growing, dynamic economy.
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
China's Tangled Environmental History
November 05, 2016
China's Tangled Environmental History
Qing Dynasty conquests led to an unprecedented rush for resources, but also laid the roots for modern conservation.
China's Tangled Environmental History
Why the US Election Matters for Myanmar
November 03, 2016
Why the US Election Matters for Myanmar
The next president will determine whether Obama's interest in Myanmar was aberration or precedent.
Why the US Election Matters for Myanmar
The Economics of US Foreign Policy
November 01, 2016
The Economics of US Foreign Policy
Insights from Ziad Haider.
The Economics of US Foreign Policy
Taking the Rohingya Insurgency at Face Value
October 30, 2016
Taking the Rohingya Insurgency at Face Value
Much of the speculation about the recent attacks miss a simple truth about the plight of the Rohingya.
Taking the Rohingya Insurgency at Face Value
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