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Climate Change: Glimmers of Hope?
December 20, 2014
Climate Change: Glimmers of Hope?
There is little reason for optimism at the macro level. At the micro level, it is a different story.
Climate Change: Glimmers of Hope?
US Considering Options After Sony Hack
December 20, 2014
US Considering Options After Sony Hack
Plus, U.S. PACOM has a new commander, Putin isn't happy, and ISRO's rocket launch. Weekend links.
US Considering Options After Sony Hack
India's BJP Struggles Between Development and Religion
December 20, 2014
India's BJP Struggles Between Development and Religion
Religious issues are coming back to the forefront in Indian politics.
India's BJP Struggles Between Development and Religion
The World’s Most Popular Leader: China’s President Xi
December 20, 2014
The World’s Most Popular Leader: China’s President Xi
Plus, China's internet tsar, Chinese students in the U.S., and a crackdown on journalists Friday China links.
The World’s Most Popular Leader: China’s President Xi
Myanmar’s Ceasefire Holdouts
December 19, 2014
Myanmar’s Ceasefire Holdouts
While the government has made progress on bringing insurgencies to an end, some groups are holding out.
Myanmar’s Ceasefire Holdouts
2008 Mumbai Terror Attack Mastermind Granted Bail in Pakistan
December 19, 2014
2008 Mumbai Terror Attack Mastermind Granted Bail in Pakistan
Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the man who planned and financed the November 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, was granted bail.
2008 Mumbai Terror Attack Mastermind Granted Bail in Pakistan
Fixing the Senkaku/Diaoyu Problem Once and For All
December 19, 2014
Fixing the Senkaku/Diaoyu Problem Once and For All
In fact, international law does provide an achievable solution to the China-Japan dispute.
Fixing the Senkaku/Diaoyu Problem Once and For All
Spare a Thought for the Tiger of East Asia, It’s Almost Gone
December 19, 2014
Spare a Thought for the Tiger of East Asia, It’s Almost Gone
Abysmal efforts by governments in the region have seen the iconic animal poached into near extinction.
Spare a Thought for the Tiger of East Asia, It’s Almost Gone
Pakistan Reinstates the Death Penalty
December 19, 2014
Pakistan Reinstates the Death Penalty
Following the brutal massacre of children in Peshawar, Pakistan reinstated the death penalty.
Pakistan Reinstates the Death Penalty
China and India: Nationalism and Nuclear Risk
December 18, 2014
China and India: Nationalism and Nuclear Risk
When considering nuclear escalation between China and India, don’t forget the effects of nationalism.
China and India: Nationalism and Nuclear Risk
Massacre in Pakistan
December 18, 2014
Massacre in Pakistan
No more “good” and “bad” Taliban as Pakistan responds to a horrific slaughter at a Peshawar school.
Massacre in Pakistan
Is Indonesia Turning Away From ASEAN Under Jokowi?
December 18, 2014
Is Indonesia Turning Away From ASEAN Under Jokowi?
Early signs point to a far more bilateral, domestic-oriented foreign policy
Is Indonesia Turning Away From ASEAN Under Jokowi?
India's Indigenous SSBN Begins Sea Trials
December 18, 2014
India's Indigenous SSBN Begins Sea Trials
India's INS Arihant began its sea trials after over a year of delays.
India's Indigenous SSBN Begins Sea Trials
Lima: Climate Change Optimism Returns to Earth
December 17, 2014
Lima: Climate Change Optimism Returns to Earth
After the positive feeling of the U.S.-China climate deal, a return to the realities of multilateral negotiations.
Lima: Climate Change Optimism Returns to Earth
Can China’s Gwadar Port Dream Survive Local Ire?
December 17, 2014
Can China’s Gwadar Port Dream Survive Local Ire?
China wants the Gwadar port, but impoverished locals have no interest in foreign meddling.
Can China’s Gwadar Port Dream Survive Local Ire?
Support for Democracy Should Be the US Strategy for Asia
December 17, 2014
Support for Democracy Should Be the US Strategy for Asia
“Now it is time for America to be clear that we stand with the new democracies of Asia.”
Support for Democracy Should Be the US Strategy for Asia
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