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How Rosneft’s Privatization Deal Affects Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union Plans for Tajikistan
February 23, 2017
How Rosneft’s Privatization Deal Affects Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union Plans for Tajikistan
The Kremlin may be using relations with Qatar and Glencore to lean on Tajikistan to join the EEU.
How Rosneft’s Privatization Deal Affects Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union Plans for Tajikistan
Perpetual Stalemate: China Can Neither Be Dislodged From the South China Sea Nor Control It
February 06, 2017
Perpetual Stalemate: China Can Neither Be Dislodged From the South China Sea Nor Control It
Former U.S., Australian officials say it’s “too late” and PLA assessment says China “cannot be optimistic”.
Perpetual Stalemate: China Can Neither Be Dislodged From the South China Sea Nor Control It
30 Years of US-Mongolia Relations
February 02, 2017
30 Years of US-Mongolia Relations
Over the past 30 years, Mongolia and the US have expanded ties from the cultural to the military spheres.
30 Years of US-Mongolia Relations
Pakistan Is Drifting Away From Japan
January 21, 2017
Pakistan Is Drifting Away From Japan
Ties thrived in the early post-war period, but lately Japan-Pakistan relations have stalled out.
Pakistan Is Drifting Away From Japan
Asia-Pacific: Time for New Energy Solutions
January 17, 2017
Asia-Pacific: Time for New Energy Solutions
Regional solutions will be key for the Asia-Pacific’s transition to sustainable energy.
Asia-Pacific: Time for New Energy Solutions
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
December 31, 2016
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
Here's wishing the Asia-Pacific a happy and prosperous new year. Watch these issues in the coming year.
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal Claims Another Scalp
December 30, 2016
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal Claims Another Scalp
Private banker jailed for 30 months.
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal Claims Another Scalp
China Needs to Get Over the Dalai Lama's Visit to Mongolia
December 30, 2016
China Needs to Get Over the Dalai Lama's Visit to Mongolia
It's Mongolia's right to invite a religious leader to visit. China is exaggerating the political significance.
China Needs to Get Over the Dalai Lama's Visit to Mongolia
Bush Gave China Permanent Normal Trade Relations Status With the US 15 Years Ago. What Did That Change?
December 28, 2016
Bush Gave China Permanent Normal Trade Relations Status With the US 15 Years Ago. What Did That Change?
Was the decision to grant PNTR to China a catastrophe or a driver of mutual prosperity?
Bush Gave China Permanent Normal Trade Relations Status With the US 15 Years Ago. What Did That Change?
No Peace Deal for Russia and Japan, But Slow Progress
December 17, 2016
No Peace Deal for Russia and Japan, But Slow Progress
Siberian energy deals are set to warm Japan-Russia ties while the peace treaty is put on ice.
No Peace Deal for Russia and Japan, But Slow Progress
The EU’s Own 'Pivot to Asia'
December 09, 2016
The EU’s Own 'Pivot to Asia'
An interview with Fraser Cameron.
The EU’s Own 'Pivot to Asia'
The Dalai Lama in Mongolia: 'Tournament of Shadows' Reborn
December 03, 2016
The Dalai Lama in Mongolia: 'Tournament of Shadows' Reborn
Buddhism in Mongolia has always had a strong connection to geopolitics.
The Dalai Lama in Mongolia: 'Tournament of Shadows' Reborn
Asia's Indigenous Voices: Defending Sacred Lands
December 01, 2016
Asia's Indigenous Voices: Defending Sacred Lands
From Borneo to Kyrgyzstan, Asia’s indigenous peoples link environmental conservation and preservation of their heritage.
Asia's Indigenous Voices: Defending Sacred Lands
China Freezes Bilateral Diplomacy With Mongolia Over Dalai Lama Visit
November 27, 2016
China Freezes Bilateral Diplomacy With Mongolia Over Dalai Lama Visit
The Dalai Lama's visit to Mongolia results in predictable Chinese backlash.
China Freezes Bilateral Diplomacy With Mongolia Over Dalai Lama Visit
Will Turkey Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Instead of the EU?
November 24, 2016
Will Turkey Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Instead of the EU?
Turkish President Erdogan has his eyes set on joining China and Russia's security club.
Will Turkey Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Instead of the EU?
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