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Shinzo Abe’s Ill-Timed Speech
April 27, 2015
Shinzo Abe’s Ill-Timed Speech
Addressing the U.S. Congress on Hirohito’s birthday is an insult to Pacific War veterans.
Shinzo Abe’s Ill-Timed Speech
Philippines and Vietnam Rapidly Building Strategic Partnership
April 25, 2015
Philippines and Vietnam Rapidly Building Strategic Partnership
A strategic partnership will be formalized in the coming weeks, according to local media.
Philippines and Vietnam Rapidly Building Strategic Partnership
South China Sea: China's Unprecedented Spratlys Building Program
April 25, 2015
South China Sea: China's Unprecedented Spratlys Building Program
Subi Reef looks next in line for an airstrip, as building and reclamation continue with unprecedented speed.
South China Sea: China's Unprecedented Spratlys Building Program
China, Philippines Spar Over South China Sea Run-Ins
April 25, 2015
China, Philippines Spar Over South China Sea Run-Ins
Manila and Beijing clashed over a series of run-ins between their citizens and militaries in disputed areas.
China, Philippines Spar Over South China Sea Run-Ins
Taiwan’s All-Volunteer Force Pains: There’s a Way Out
April 24, 2015
Taiwan’s All-Volunteer Force Pains: There’s a Way Out
Taiwan's politics are proving ruinous for the country's national defense. Here's what needs to be done.
Taiwan’s All-Volunteer Force Pains: There’s a Way Out
Japan Wins New Philippine Defense Deal
April 24, 2015
Japan Wins New Philippine Defense Deal
Tokyo will construct ten vessels for Manila in the coming years.
Japan Wins New Philippine Defense Deal
ASEAN: Asia’s Hottest Investment?
April 23, 2015
ASEAN: Asia’s Hottest Investment?
The rise of ASEAN could ensure that Asia remains the world’s economic growth engine.
ASEAN: Asia’s Hottest Investment?
'Arma Virumque Cano' - Parades and Militarism in Asia
April 23, 2015
'Arma Virumque Cano' - Parades and Militarism in Asia
When militarism and national insecurity intersect, as they seem to be doing today in Asia, carnage often follows.
'Arma Virumque Cano' - Parades and Militarism in Asia
The 26th ASEAN Summit: What Are Malaysia’s Priorities?
April 23, 2015
The 26th ASEAN Summit: What Are Malaysia’s Priorities?
What this year's ASEAN chair expects from this weekend's meetings.
The 26th ASEAN Summit: What Are Malaysia’s Priorities?
Confirmed: Taiwan to Start New South China Sea Patrols
April 22, 2015
Confirmed: Taiwan to Start New South China Sea Patrols
Defense ministry confirms move to dispatch maritime patrol aircraft.
Confirmed: Taiwan to Start New South China Sea Patrols
The World Doesn't Think Much of China’s Leaders (Literally)
April 22, 2015
The World Doesn't Think Much of China’s Leaders (Literally)
China's leaders are most popular in Africa, but face high disapproval ratings in the West and parts of Asia.
The World Doesn't Think Much of China’s Leaders (Literally)
Natural Disasters: Preparing for the Big One
April 21, 2015
Natural Disasters: Preparing for the Big One
The vulnerable Asia-Pacific needs broader engagement in disaster planning
Natural Disasters: Preparing for the Big One
How to Fix the Japan-South Korea Relationship
April 20, 2015
How to Fix the Japan-South Korea Relationship
Washington needs to reorient how it thinks about ties between its two key allies.
How to Fix the Japan-South Korea Relationship
Japan Scrambling Jets at Cold War Levels
April 20, 2015
Japan Scrambling Jets at Cold War Levels
Plus, South China Sea disputes, interviews with Asia's top diplomats, and more.
Japan Scrambling Jets at Cold War Levels
The Real History of the South China Sea Disputes
April 18, 2015
The Real History of the South China Sea Disputes
Plus, new details on Zhou Yongkang's crimes and another look at China's ghost cities. Friday China links.
The Real History of the South China Sea Disputes
Overseas Filipino Workers: Organizing for Fairer Conditions
April 16, 2015
Overseas Filipino Workers: Organizing for Fairer Conditions
Hong Kong domestic workers want to junk ‘excessive’ fees.
Overseas Filipino Workers: Organizing for Fairer Conditions
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