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Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
February 07, 2016
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
A new study reaches sobering conclusions on the potential for nuclear proliferation.
Nuclear Instability in the Asia-Pacific Region?
Afghanistan's NDS and Pakistan's ISI Give Cooperation Another Try
February 06, 2016
Afghanistan's NDS and Pakistan's ISI Give Cooperation Another Try
Plus, India-U.S. carrier cooperation, Thailand's new OPV, and more. Weekend links.
Afghanistan's NDS and Pakistan's ISI Give Cooperation Another Try
Japan's Emperor Visits the Philippines: Major Takeaways
February 06, 2016
Japan's Emperor Visits the Philippines: Major Takeaways
Emperor Akihito's time in the Philippines was as much about the past as the future.
Japan's Emperor Visits the Philippines: Major Takeaways
TPP: The Ratification Race is On
February 05, 2016
TPP: The Ratification Race is On
All eyes will be on the United States (and Japan), which can make or break the massive free trade agreement.
TPP: The Ratification Race is On
Vietnam Should Not Abandon Non-Alignment in its Foreign Policy
February 03, 2016
Vietnam Should Not Abandon Non-Alignment in its Foreign Policy
Calls for Hanoi to shift its approach are unrealistic and problematic.
Vietnam Should Not Abandon Non-Alignment in its Foreign Policy
India’s International Fleet Review: Building Bridges on Shifting Sands
February 03, 2016
India’s International Fleet Review: Building Bridges on Shifting Sands
The event plans to unite regional navies, but the security environment remains fraught.
India’s International Fleet Review: Building Bridges on Shifting Sands
Can China Be Deterred in Cyber Space?
February 03, 2016
Can China Be Deterred in Cyber Space?
Deterring state actors from attacks that do not reach the level of force is difficult.
Can China Be Deterred in Cyber Space?
What to Make of Japan's New Negative Interest Rate
February 03, 2016
What to Make of Japan's New Negative Interest Rate
The economic (and political) factors behind the Bank of Japan's decision
What to Make of Japan's New Negative Interest Rate
Donald Trump's Pivot <em>From</em> Asia: It's Gonna' Be Yuge
February 02, 2016
Donald Trump's Pivot From Asia: It's Gonna' Be Yuge
Trump would pivot away from Asia and make Asia pay for it.
Donald Trump's Pivot From Asia: It's Gonna' Be Yuge
Japan Forms New Air Wing to Fend off China’s Advances in East China Sea
February 01, 2016
Japan Forms New Air Wing to Fend off China’s Advances in East China Sea
Tokyo has recently doubled the number of fighter jets stationed at Okinawa's Naha Air Base.
Japan Forms New Air Wing to Fend off China’s Advances in East China Sea
The Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal
February 01, 2016
The Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal
Can it last?
The Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal
Can the PLA Navy Make the Indian Ocean Chinese?
February 01, 2016
Can the PLA Navy Make the Indian Ocean Chinese?
Does China need to dominate the Indian Ocean in order to have a world-class navy?
Can the PLA Navy Make the Indian Ocean Chinese?
A K-Pop Star, a Flag, and a Political Imbroglio
January 31, 2016
A K-Pop Star, a Flag, and a Political Imbroglio
How a 16-year-old singer found herself in the middle of a cross-strait spat.
A K-Pop Star, a Flag, and a Political Imbroglio
2016: The Year of the Commodities Buyer
January 30, 2016
2016: The Year of the Commodities Buyer
This looks set to be a good year for resources importers.
2016: The Year of the Commodities Buyer
Why the Bank of Japan's Negative Interest Rate Decision Matters
January 30, 2016
Why the Bank of Japan's Negative Interest Rate Decision Matters
Japan is experimenting with negative interest rates. Here's what that means.
Why the Bank of Japan's Negative Interest Rate Decision Matters
Report: North Korea Has World's Worst Corruption
January 29, 2016
Report: North Korea Has World's Worst Corruption
North Korea tied for the worst score in Transparency International's report, but South Korea has its issues as well.
Report: North Korea Has World's Worst Corruption
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