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10 Takeaways on US-India Security Cooperation
October 02, 2014
10 Takeaways on US-India Security Cooperation
Narendra Modi and Barack Obama have created some positive momentum in Indo-U.S.security and defense ties.
10 Takeaways on US-India Security Cooperation
Kim Jong-Un's Sister Takes Control in North Korea
October 01, 2014
Kim Jong-Un's Sister Takes Control in North Korea
According to a new report by a Seoul think tank, Kim Jong-un's younger sister is in charge during his absence.
Kim Jong-Un's Sister Takes Control in North Korea
Why Isn’t North Korea Angry About Its Isolation?
September 30, 2014
Why Isn’t North Korea Angry About Its Isolation?
Being left in the cold usually results in threats from the Hermit Kingdom.
Why Isn’t North Korea Angry About Its Isolation?
Pushing Back Against China’s Economic Takeover of Taiwan
September 30, 2014
Pushing Back Against China’s Economic Takeover of Taiwan
Why the the Trans-Pacific Partnership has a role in maintaining Taiwan’s economic independence.
Pushing Back Against China’s Economic Takeover of Taiwan
Could Silicon Valley Change the Calculus in the South China Sea?
September 28, 2014
Could Silicon Valley Change the Calculus in the South China Sea?
Silicon Valley startups are developing technologies that could bring greater transparency to a troubled region.
Could Silicon Valley Change the Calculus in the South China Sea?
A New History of the Korean War
September 28, 2014
A New History of the Korean War
In The Korean War: An International History, Haruki Wada raises the bar on diplomatic histories of the conflict.
A New History of the Korean War
Kim Jong-un and the NPAD: A Tale of Two Absences
September 27, 2014
Kim Jong-un and the NPAD: A Tale of Two Absences
There’s been some notable no-shows on the Korean Peninsula this week.
Kim Jong-un and the NPAD: A Tale of Two Absences
Kim Jong-un Is Out Sick
September 27, 2014
Kim Jong-un Is Out Sick
A recent North Korea TV documentary suggests that Kim Jong-un is in poor health.
Kim Jong-un Is Out Sick
How Many Billionaires Are There in Asia?
September 26, 2014
How Many Billionaires Are There in Asia?
A lot, according to the most recent ‘billionaire census.’ And the number looks set to grow.
How Many Billionaires Are There in Asia?
US to Abandon Use of Land Mines Everywhere But Korea
September 26, 2014
US to Abandon Use of Land Mines Everywhere But Korea
Plus, the Philippines' Aquino on China's mixed signals, Vietnam may be able to buy U.S. weapons, and more. Security links.
US to Abandon Use of Land Mines Everywhere But Korea
Taiwan, Asia’s Secret Air Power
September 25, 2014
Taiwan, Asia’s Secret Air Power
A look at what Taiwan is doing to ensure its air defense and why it matters for the United States and the region.
Taiwan, Asia’s Secret Air Power
A New U.S. Human Rights Policy Towards Turkmenistan
September 24, 2014
A New U.S. Human Rights Policy Towards Turkmenistan
Following a potentially significant change in U.S. policy, what comes next for the Central Asian country?
A New U.S. Human Rights Policy Towards Turkmenistan
North Korea Walks Dangerous Line on Japanese Abductees
September 24, 2014
North Korea Walks Dangerous Line on Japanese Abductees
Pyongyang’s attempts at leverage could leave it out in the cold.
North Korea Walks Dangerous Line on Japanese Abductees
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
September 23, 2014
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
What we understand to be 'Asia' is an oversimplification of a diverse region with several civilizations and cultures.
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
North Korea's Diplomacy Bonanza
September 20, 2014
North Korea's Diplomacy Bonanza
The Hermit Kingdom is coming out of its shell this month with a series of unusual diplomatic overtures.
North Korea's Diplomacy Bonanza
Signs of Improvement in Frosty Northeast Asian Relations?
September 18, 2014
Signs of Improvement in Frosty Northeast Asian Relations?
Tokyo, Beijing and Seoul may temporarily overlook diplomatic spats for economic gains.
Signs of Improvement in Frosty Northeast Asian Relations?
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