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North Korea's Own Pivot to ASEAN
January 31, 2015
North Korea's Own Pivot to ASEAN
Like China, Japan, and the US, North Korea is looking toward Southeast Asia -- but with a different goal in mind.
North Korea's Own Pivot to ASEAN
Lee Myung-bak: North Korea Sought Inter-Korea Summit Meeting 5 Times
January 30, 2015
Lee Myung-bak: North Korea Sought Inter-Korea Summit Meeting 5 Times
In a new book, South Korea's former president goes into detail on inter-Korean relations during his time in office.
Lee Myung-bak: North Korea Sought Inter-Korea Summit Meeting 5 Times
3 Goals of China's Military Diplomacy
January 30, 2015
3 Goals of China's Military Diplomacy
China seeks to accomplish three things with its military diplomacy: deterrence, agenda-setting, and reassurance.
3 Goals of China's Military Diplomacy
Obama Comes Out as a North Korea Collapsist
January 30, 2015
Obama Comes Out as a North Korea Collapsist
In a recent interview, Obama suggests North Korea's regime will inevitably collapse. He couldn't be more wrong.
Obama Comes Out as a North Korea Collapsist
The Generation Gap on Korean Unification
January 29, 2015
The Generation Gap on Korean Unification
Young South Koreans have a new sense of distance from North Korea -- and a corresponding apathy toward unification.
The Generation Gap on Korean Unification
South Korea's Foreign Bride Problem
January 29, 2015
South Korea's Foreign Bride Problem
The government tries to tackle the thorny issue of migrant brides and domestic violence.
South Korea's Foreign Bride Problem
Is China’s Periphery Becoming the Core of Its International Relations?
January 29, 2015
Is China’s Periphery Becoming the Core of Its International Relations?
An op-ed by an influential Chinese scholar reflects trends in Chinese foreign policy.
Is China’s Periphery Becoming the Core of Its International Relations?
China Eyes Land Giveaway Program in Russia’s Far East
January 28, 2015
China Eyes Land Giveaway Program in Russia’s Far East
Despite Russian concerns, Chinese media predict a new "homestead act" will boost Chinese migration to the Far East.
China Eyes Land Giveaway Program in Russia’s Far East
Henry Kissinger and the China-North Korea Reality
January 27, 2015
Henry Kissinger and the China-North Korea Reality
In his latest book, Kissinger offers another explanation of China’s position on North Korea. It is still unsatisfying.
Henry Kissinger and the China-North Korea Reality
Central Asia and the India-Russia Partnership
January 27, 2015
Central Asia and the India-Russia Partnership
Strategic realities in Central Asia are likely to see Russia and India returning to their historically strong ties.
Central Asia and the India-Russia Partnership
South Korea's Political Divisions on Display With Lee Seok-ki Case
January 26, 2015
South Korea's Political Divisions on Display With Lee Seok-ki Case
Both the left and the right have a case in the Lee Seok-ki debate -- but both sides are overlooking crucial facts.
South Korea's Political Divisions on Display With Lee Seok-ki Case
Can India Accommodate the INS Arihant?
January 26, 2015
Can India Accommodate the INS Arihant?
Delays give the Modi government space to make needed reforms to India’s nuclear doctrine.
Can India Accommodate the INS Arihant?
9 Takeaways on US-India Ties After Obama's India Visit
January 26, 2015
9 Takeaways on US-India Ties After Obama's India Visit
Narendra Modi and Barack Obama have created important positive momentum in Indo-U.S. ties.
9 Takeaways on US-India Ties After Obama's India Visit
Don't Expect Too Much From Inter-Korean Diplomacy
January 24, 2015
Don't Expect Too Much From Inter-Korean Diplomacy
Seoul cannot agree to Pyongyang's terms without backing from the U.S. -- and that's unlikely to happen.
Don't Expect Too Much From Inter-Korean Diplomacy
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
January 24, 2015
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
An event 100 years ago offers critical insights into how a rising hegemon should behave.
China, Japan, and the 21 Demands
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
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