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Philippine Peace Pact in Peril?
January 27, 2015
Philippine Peace Pact in Peril?
Clash risks complicating fragile peace between the government and Muslim rebels.
Philippine Peace Pact in Peril?
What to Expect From Obama's India Trip
January 24, 2015
What to Expect From Obama's India Trip
Plus, King Abdullah's legacy, China in Africa, inter-Korean diplomacy, and more. Weekend links.
What to Expect From Obama's India Trip
The Philippines, Malaysia, and Vietnam Race to South China Sea Defense Modernization
January 23, 2015
The Philippines, Malaysia, and Vietnam Race to South China Sea Defense Modernization
Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam are all striving to bolster their maritime capabilities.
The Philippines, Malaysia, and Vietnam Race to South China Sea Defense Modernization
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
January 22, 2015
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
Southeast Asian states lack the legal framework to stop the illicit dual-use trade.
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
Philippines Blasts China on South China Sea Reclamation Work
January 22, 2015
Philippines Blasts China on South China Sea Reclamation Work
Officials criticize Chinese actions following U.S.-Philippine strategic dialogue.
Philippines Blasts China on South China Sea Reclamation Work
IMF: India to Take Growth Lead
January 21, 2015
IMF: India to Take Growth Lead
The debate over whether India is the “next China” will continue, but for now the robust growth is welcome.
IMF: India to Take Growth Lead
What the Ukraine Crisis Means for Asia
January 19, 2015
What the Ukraine Crisis Means for Asia
The impact of the crisis will continue to be felt across Asia this year.
What the Ukraine Crisis Means for Asia
Israel Targets Japan in ‘Look East’
January 19, 2015
Israel Targets Japan in ‘Look East’
Bilateral relations have seen a strong revival in recent months.
Israel Targets Japan in ‘Look East’
6 Events That Will Shape Philippine Politics in 2015
January 18, 2015
6 Events That Will Shape Philippine Politics in 2015
The last year before the 2016 presidential elections promises to be an interesting one.
6 Events That Will Shape Philippine Politics in 2015
What Awaits Vietnam in 2015?
January 16, 2015
What Awaits Vietnam in 2015?
Will Vietnam be able to leverage its relations with TPP countries to its advantage with China?
What Awaits Vietnam in 2015?
Japan's First Steps Into the World of Arms Exports
January 15, 2015
Japan's First Steps Into the World of Arms Exports
Since overturning a ban on arms exports last year, Tokyo has made cautious progress on defense cooperation.
Japan's First Steps Into the World of Arms Exports
The US Just Gave the Philippine Military Another Boost
January 14, 2015
The US Just Gave the Philippine Military Another Boost
Aircraft will be a much-needed and long overdue shot in the arm for Manila.
The US Just Gave the Philippine Military Another Boost
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
January 14, 2015
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
The Kachin conflict is a thorn in China’s side as it tries to manage its relations with Myanmar.
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
Explaining Southeast Asia’s Force Buildup
January 14, 2015
Explaining Southeast Asia’s Force Buildup
Balancing alone does not explain the build-up of conventional military assets in Southeast Asia.
Explaining Southeast Asia’s Force Buildup
Pope Francis Begins Asia Tour in Sri Lanka
January 14, 2015
Pope Francis Begins Asia Tour in Sri Lanka
Pope Francis began his 2015 Asia tour with a visit to Sri Lanka.
Pope Francis Begins Asia Tour in Sri Lanka
Explaining Indonesia’s ‘Sink The Vessels’ Policy Under Jokowi
January 13, 2015
Explaining Indonesia’s ‘Sink The Vessels’ Policy Under Jokowi
Jakarta’s policy of sinking illegal vessels looks set to continue despite lingering concerns.
Explaining Indonesia’s ‘Sink The Vessels’ Policy Under Jokowi
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