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India Should Tread Carefully on Missile Sale to Vietnam
January 18, 2017
India Should Tread Carefully on Missile Sale to Vietnam
It's important for India not to go out of its way to involve itself in China's maritime disputes.
India Should Tread Carefully on Missile Sale to Vietnam
Is Myanmar on the Path to Genocide?
January 18, 2017
Is Myanmar on the Path to Genocide?
Decades of persecution have left the Rohingya on the brink of genocide.
Is Myanmar on the Path to Genocide?
Japan’s Terrible Mistake on 'Comfort Women'
January 14, 2017
Japan’s Terrible Mistake on 'Comfort Women'
Japan has overreacted to the latest "comfort women" memorial statue in South Korea.
Japan’s Terrible Mistake on 'Comfort Women'
Azerbaijan's Growing Military Cooperation With Pakistan
January 13, 2017
Azerbaijan's Growing Military Cooperation With Pakistan
Baku is seeking out increased defense imports from Pakistan, including JF-17 aircraft.
Azerbaijan's Growing Military Cooperation With Pakistan
Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State Nominee, Has a Dangerous Idea for the South China Sea
January 12, 2017
Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State Nominee, Has a Dangerous Idea for the South China Sea
During his confirmation hearing, Rex Tillerson proposed an audacious move against China in the South China Sea.
Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State Nominee, Has a Dangerous Idea for the South China Sea
Why Malaysia's Najib Razak Isn't Going Anywhere
January 12, 2017
Why Malaysia's Najib Razak Isn't Going Anywhere
Despite protests, political realities will keep the prime minister's coalition in power through 2017 – and beyond.
Why Malaysia's Najib Razak Isn't Going Anywhere
Democracy and Human Rights Shouldn’t Take a Backseat in US Southeast Asia Policy
January 10, 2017
Democracy and Human Rights Shouldn’t Take a Backseat in US Southeast Asia Policy
"As the world’s most powerful democracy, the United States can and should do more to support Southeast Asia’s democracies."
Democracy and Human Rights Shouldn’t Take a Backseat in US Southeast Asia Policy
Japan Eyes New Coast Guard Body for ASEAN States
January 10, 2017
Japan Eyes New Coast Guard Body for ASEAN States
Organization could be a boost for ASEAN-Japan maritime security cooperation.
Japan Eyes New Coast Guard Body for ASEAN States
Uzbekistan Postpones Grand Opening: Visa Changes Delayed Until 2021
January 09, 2017
Uzbekistan Postpones Grand Opening: Visa Changes Delayed Until 2021
A previously heralded visa liberalization has been punted to 2021.
Uzbekistan Postpones Grand Opening: Visa Changes Delayed Until 2021
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
Can Trumpian Triangular Diplomacy Work?
January 06, 2017
Can Trumpian Triangular Diplomacy Work?
The circumstances that let the U.S. play China against the Soviet Union in the Cold War no longer exist.
Can Trumpian Triangular Diplomacy Work?
Genocide or Not, Time to Act on Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
January 05, 2017
Genocide or Not, Time to Act on Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
Arguments over terminology aside, ongoing atrocities need to stop.
Genocide or Not, Time to Act on Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
The Limits of Russia-Philippines Military Relations
January 05, 2017
The Limits of Russia-Philippines Military Relations
Given the sensationalism we have seen, it’s worth keeping some sober realities in mind.
The Limits of Russia-Philippines Military Relations
Why Are Russian Warships in the Philippines?
January 04, 2017
Why Are Russian Warships in the Philippines?
A look at the significance of the latest development in an expanding defense relationship.
Why Are Russian Warships in the Philippines?
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