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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
Japan Eerily Silent on Collective Self-Defense
October 01, 2014
Japan Eerily Silent on Collective Self-Defense
Abe is focusing on the economy this Diet session in order to lay the groundwork for next spring.
Japan Eerily Silent on Collective Self-Defense
Australia Shuts Down Its TV Network
October 01, 2014
Australia Shuts Down Its TV Network
There's a heavy sigh from viewers in Asia as Canberra loses an important plank in its soft power.
Australia Shuts Down Its TV Network
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
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?
India: A Return to Special Economic Zones
September 26, 2014
India: A Return to Special Economic Zones
In reviving SEZs, Modi can liberalize without taking on vested interests.
India: A Return to Special Economic Zones
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
Japan: Let Them Eat Whale
September 25, 2014
Japan: Let Them Eat Whale
When it comes to whaling, perhaps it is time to give Japan what it says it wants.
Japan: Let Them Eat Whale
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
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
What Did China Have to Offer at UN Climate Summit 2014?
September 24, 2014
What Did China Have to Offer at UN Climate Summit 2014?
The UN Climate Summit shows little has changed in China's thinking on climate change.
What Did China Have to Offer at UN Climate Summit 2014?
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