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Philippines, Singapore Discuss Defense Relations Amid US-ASEAN Meeting
October 01, 2016
Philippines, Singapore Discuss Defense Relations Amid US-ASEAN Meeting
Ministers meet in Hawaii as US-ASEAN defense meeting kicks off.
Philippines, Singapore Discuss Defense Relations Amid US-ASEAN Meeting
Is Timor-Leste Finally Ready to Join ASEAN?
October 01, 2016
Is Timor-Leste Finally Ready to Join ASEAN?
After years of seeking an ASEAN membership, accession into the regional bloc finally looks within Dili's reach.
Is Timor-Leste Finally Ready to Join ASEAN?
ASEAN’s Hedging Strategy
September 29, 2016
ASEAN’s Hedging Strategy
Recent summits in Vientiane offered some insights into the regional bloc’s diplomatic strategy.
ASEAN’s Hedging Strategy
Laos: Reform or Revolution
September 28, 2016
Laos: Reform or Revolution
What is the likelihood that political change will come to Laos?
Laos: Reform or Revolution
Indonesia Wants UN Security Council Seat
September 27, 2016
Indonesia Wants UN Security Council Seat
Vice president officially announces Jakarta’s bid for a non-permanent seat in the body.
Indonesia Wants UN Security Council Seat
The Trouble With Temple Restoration in Myanmar
September 26, 2016
The Trouble With Temple Restoration in Myanmar
The country is only beginning to reexamine how it preserves its ancient temples.
The Trouble With Temple Restoration in Myanmar
China in Central Asia: Building Border Posts in Tajikistan
September 26, 2016
China in Central Asia: Building Border Posts in Tajikistan
Dushanbe says Beijing will build 11 new posts along the Tajik-Afghan border.
China in Central Asia: Building Border Posts in Tajikistan
Chinese Investment Stokes Global Coal Growth
September 24, 2016
Chinese Investment Stokes Global Coal Growth
Even as China cuts back on coal at home, its companies construct coal plants in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
Chinese Investment Stokes Global Coal Growth
Philippines’ Largest Warship Damaged After Collision
September 22, 2016
Philippines’ Largest Warship Damaged After Collision
Tanker collision results in minor damage.
Philippines’ Largest Warship Damaged After Collision
Indonesia Offers Pakistan Defense Equipment
September 22, 2016
Indonesia Offers Pakistan Defense Equipment
The two sides discuss potential sales.
Indonesia Offers Pakistan Defense Equipment
Does Indonesia Need a New Cyber Agency?
September 21, 2016
Does Indonesia Need a New Cyber Agency?
Jokowi casts doubts on whether the country will set up an agency to coordinate cyber defense.
Does Indonesia Need a New Cyber Agency?
How Deadly Is ASEAN’s Killer Haze?
September 21, 2016
How Deadly Is ASEAN’s Killer Haze?
A recent study has prompted controversy and calls for action.
How Deadly Is ASEAN’s Killer Haze?
Philippine Militancy in the Spotlight with Freed Norwegian Hostage
September 20, 2016
Philippine Militancy in the Spotlight with Freed Norwegian Hostage
Abu Sayyaf finally releases another captive.
Philippine Militancy in the Spotlight with Freed Norwegian Hostage
Western Journalistic Confirmation Bias: Reporting on Kashgar’s Old Town Renewal Project
September 19, 2016
Western Journalistic Confirmation Bias: Reporting on Kashgar’s Old Town Renewal Project
Western journalists’ analysis of massive works transforming Kashgar Old Town have been distorted by confirmation bias.
Western Journalistic Confirmation Bias: Reporting on Kashgar’s Old Town Renewal Project
How the UN Failed West Papua
September 19, 2016
How the UN Failed West Papua
The UN no longer considers West Papua to be "colonized," leaving activists hard pressed to find solutions.
How the UN Failed West Papua
India and Sri Lanka in Antiquity
September 18, 2016
India and Sri Lanka in Antiquity
Geographic proximity meant that the histories of India and Sri Lanka were intertwined.
India and Sri Lanka in Antiquity
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