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How Cricket Reveals Geopolitical Fault Lines in Afghanistan
February 25, 2015
How Cricket Reveals Geopolitical Fault Lines in Afghanistan
Afghan support for India in the Cricket World Cup reflects the political triangle between Kabul, New Delhi, and Islamabad.
How Cricket Reveals Geopolitical Fault Lines in Afghanistan
Does Asia Need a New Maritime Organization Beyond ASEAN?
February 24, 2015
Does Asia Need a New Maritime Organization Beyond ASEAN?
Some are calling for a new institution to manage Asia’s maritime disputes.
Does Asia Need a New Maritime Organization Beyond ASEAN?
What China and North Korea Really Think of Each Other
February 23, 2015
What China and North Korea Really Think of Each Other
Though often depicted as inseparable allies, in truth China-North Korea relations are on shaky ground.
What China and North Korea Really Think of Each Other
New Zealand Considers Role on ISIS
February 21, 2015
New Zealand Considers Role on ISIS
Amid opposition, the country contemplates joining the coalition in the Middle East.
New Zealand Considers Role on ISIS
Cricket in Afghanistan
February 18, 2015
Cricket in Afghanistan
Since 2001, the sport has taken off in Afghanistan, which is enjoying some impressive success.
Cricket in Afghanistan
Skepticism Aside, India-Pakistan Talks Are Welcome
February 18, 2015
Skepticism Aside, India-Pakistan Talks Are Welcome
Recently renewed talks between India and Pakistan may not go anywhere, but they are a welcome shift in the relationship.
Skepticism Aside, India-Pakistan Talks Are Welcome
China Nixes South China Sea Discussions at Defense Meeting
February 18, 2015
China Nixes South China Sea Discussions at Defense Meeting
Once again, China is trying to block multilateral discussions over the South China Sea.
China Nixes South China Sea Discussions at Defense Meeting
Why Trade With China: An Arctic Perspective
February 18, 2015
Why Trade With China: An Arctic Perspective
China’s interest in the Arctic makes perfect economic sense.
Why Trade With China: An Arctic Perspective
ASEAN Eyes Closer Military Ties in 2015
February 12, 2015
ASEAN Eyes Closer Military Ties in 2015
The grouping is mulling new defense initiatives under Malaysia’s chairmanship.
ASEAN Eyes Closer Military Ties in 2015
Asia Leads Innovation Race
February 08, 2015
Asia Leads Innovation Race
Asia fares well in a recent ranking of the world’s most innovative countries.
Asia Leads Innovation Race
Australia Joins Asia’s Dollar Discounters
February 07, 2015
Australia Joins Asia’s Dollar Discounters
Will a recent rate cut by Australia’s central bank be enough to revive a faltering economy?
Australia Joins Asia’s Dollar Discounters
3 Goals of China's Military Diplomacy
January 30, 2015
3 Goals of China's Military Diplomacy
China seeks to accomplish three things with its military diplomacy: deterrence, agenda-setting, and reassurance.
3 Goals of China's Military Diplomacy
Australia on the Cyber Offensive
January 28, 2015
Australia on the Cyber Offensive
Australia has been using hacker units to go on the offensive. But is its cyber policy up to snuff?
Australia on the Cyber Offensive
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
January 23, 2015
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
Where does the Muslim community fit in Australia's self-images of war and peace?
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
The State of the Union: Obama’s Challenge to China
January 22, 2015
The State of the Union: Obama’s Challenge to China
Obama's annual address contained a world view that Beijing will find inherently problematic.
The State of the Union: Obama’s Challenge to China
3 House Rules of the Chinese Communist Party
January 16, 2015
3 House Rules of the Chinese Communist Party
Bo Zhiyue on the unspoken rules for CCP members -- and the consequences of breaking them.
3 House Rules of the Chinese Communist Party
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