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Forget Sanctions: 3 Things Ailing North Korea
August 31, 2014
Forget Sanctions: 3 Things Ailing North Korea
North Korea may be impervious to sanctions, but not from climate change, Asia's economy and self-inflicted wounds
Forget Sanctions: 3 Things Ailing North Korea
Setting Naval Priorities
August 30, 2014
Setting Naval Priorities
The Naval Diplomat on the USS Saratoga, China's rogue pilots and setting naval priorities.
Setting Naval Priorities
The Great Myth: World War I Was No Accident
August 30, 2014
The Great Myth: World War I Was No Accident
World War I wasn't an inadvertent war but the result of deliberate German state policy.
The Great Myth: World War I Was No Accident
Kim Jong-Un's Money Manager Defects to Russia
August 30, 2014
Kim Jong-Un's Money Manager Defects to Russia
The defection represents a serious breach that could reveal the regime's closely held secrets.
Kim Jong-Un's Money Manager Defects to Russia
Japanese Military Set for Big Budget Gains As Economy Shifts to Neutral
August 29, 2014
Japanese Military Set for Big Budget Gains As Economy Shifts to Neutral
Abe’s careful balance of economic growth with military normalization may be falling out of sync.
Japanese Military Set for Big Budget Gains As Economy Shifts to Neutral
East Asia’s Future: Extinction?
August 29, 2014
East Asia’s Future: Extinction?
Recent reports highlight the dire demographic outlook for the region.
East Asia’s Future: Extinction?
Japanese Cultural Influence Grows in India
August 29, 2014
Japanese Cultural Influence Grows in India
Japanese culture is permeating India, precipitating closer ties between the two countries.
Japanese Cultural Influence Grows in India
Free Trade Agreements: Not As Free As You Think
August 28, 2014
Free Trade Agreements: Not As Free As You Think
There is no free trade with or between major trading partners.
Free Trade Agreements: Not As Free As You Think
Is North Korea’s Summer of Hostility Winding Down?
August 28, 2014
Is North Korea’s Summer of Hostility Winding Down?
As joint US-ROK military drills close, now is the time to gauge Pyongyang’s appetite for dialogue.
Is North Korea’s Summer of Hostility Winding Down?
 Golf and Lightning: The Odd Realm of North Korean Sport
August 28, 2014
Golf and Lightning: The Odd Realm of North Korean Sport
North Korea appears to be devoting increased attention and resources to sport.
Golf and Lightning: The Odd Realm of North Korean Sport
Changing the Narrative in Northeast Asia
August 28, 2014
Changing the Narrative in Northeast Asia
South Korean and Japanese leaders need to change the history narrative and focus on common security challenges.
Changing the Narrative in Northeast Asia
Exposing China’s Provocations
August 28, 2014
Exposing China’s Provocations
U.S. and allied forces should film Chinese assertiveness and let the whole world see it firsthand.
Exposing China’s Provocations
After Ferguson, North Korea Slams ‘Serious Racial Discrimination in the US’
August 28, 2014
After Ferguson, North Korea Slams ‘Serious Racial Discrimination in the US’
North Korea uses Ferguson to argue that the U.S. has no standing to criticize Pyongyang over human rights.
After Ferguson, North Korea Slams ‘Serious Racial Discrimination in the US’
Shinzo Abe Sent Note to Ceremony Honoring War Criminals
August 28, 2014
Shinzo Abe Sent Note to Ceremony Honoring War Criminals
The revelation will likely inhibit any improvement in relations between Japan and its neighbors in the short term.
Shinzo Abe Sent Note to Ceremony Honoring War Criminals
Exercise Pitch Black Concludes in Darwin
August 26, 2014
Exercise Pitch Black Concludes in Darwin
What was once a modest air defense exercise continues to grow in scale.
Exercise Pitch Black Concludes in Darwin
Indian Trade Seen Booming With ASEAN
August 26, 2014
Indian Trade Seen Booming With ASEAN
A new report highlights the growing economic ties ASEAN is enjoying with India.
Indian Trade Seen Booming With ASEAN
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