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Decision in <em>Philippines v. China</em> Expected in May 2016
February 13, 2016
Decision in Philippines v. China Expected in May 2016
Plus, updates on U.S.-India patrols, Asian defense spending rises, and more. Weekend security links.
Decision in Philippines v. China Expected in May 2016
Australia Due for a Cabinet Shake-up After Scandals, Resignations
February 13, 2016
Australia Due for a Cabinet Shake-up After Scandals, Resignations
Scandals, sackings, and run-of-the-mill retirements mean Malcolm Turnbull will have to fill his Cabinet with new faces.
Australia Due for a Cabinet Shake-up After Scandals, Resignations
From South China Sea to California, Chinese Celebrate the Lunar New Year
February 13, 2016
From South China Sea to California, Chinese Celebrate the Lunar New Year
Plus, an update on the Tainan earthquake, Yan Xuetong, and what to do about North Korea. Friday China links.
From South China Sea to California, Chinese Celebrate the Lunar New Year
Another Purge in North Korea?
February 12, 2016
Another Purge in North Korea?
South Korean media claims Kim Jong-un has executed the army’s chief of the General Staff.
Another Purge in North Korea?
Japan Unveils Unilateral Sanctions on North Korea
February 12, 2016
Japan Unveils Unilateral Sanctions on North Korea
Japan is sending a signal, even though its sanctions are likely to have a limited effect at best.
Japan Unveils Unilateral Sanctions on North Korea
Avoiding Landmines: Trajectory of the Japan-China Relationship in 2016
February 12, 2016
Avoiding Landmines: Trajectory of the Japan-China Relationship in 2016
Can pragmatism win over antagonism in the Japan-China relationship in 2016?
Avoiding Landmines: Trajectory of the Japan-China Relationship in 2016
Past as Prologue? What North Korea Teaches Us About Iran’s Nuclear Program
February 12, 2016
Past as Prologue? What North Korea Teaches Us About Iran’s Nuclear Program
What does North Korea tell us about Iran's propensity to cheat on the nuclear deal and pursue a nuclear weapon?
Past as Prologue? What North Korea Teaches Us About Iran’s Nuclear Program
On North Korea, US Policymakers Misunderstand the History Between Beijing and Pyongyang
February 12, 2016
On North Korea, US Policymakers Misunderstand the History Between Beijing and Pyongyang
U.S. attempts to outsource its North Korea policy to China will fail. History shows us why.
On North Korea, US Policymakers Misunderstand the History Between Beijing and Pyongyang
Closing Kaesong: South Korea Withdraws from Joint Industrial Park
February 11, 2016
Closing Kaesong: South Korea Withdraws from Joint Industrial Park
The decision comes in response to Pyongyang's recent nuclear test and satellite launch.
Closing Kaesong: South Korea Withdraws from Joint Industrial Park
China's Nuclear Industry Goes Global
February 11, 2016
China's Nuclear Industry Goes Global
China’s nuclear industry can become a global player – if it’s safe.
China's Nuclear Industry Goes Global
Why China Dreads a Hillary Clinton Presidency
February 10, 2016
Why China Dreads a Hillary Clinton Presidency
Chinese leaders got to know Clinton well when she was secretary of state -- and didn't much like what they saw.
Why China Dreads a Hillary Clinton Presidency
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
February 10, 2016
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
Insight from Richard Fontaine
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
North Korea's Nuclear Test, Satellite Launch, and <em>Byungjin</em>
February 10, 2016
North Korea's Nuclear Test, Satellite Launch, and Byungjin
Is North Korea's recent spate of provocation leading up to a pivot toward economic reform?
North Korea's Nuclear Test, Satellite Launch, and Byungjin
The Staying Power of Thailand’s Military
February 10, 2016
The Staying Power of Thailand’s Military
The ruling junta is likely to remain in power for the foreseeable future.
The Staying Power of Thailand’s Military
Philippine ‘People Power’ Thirty Years On
February 09, 2016
Philippine ‘People Power’ Thirty Years On
The legacy of People Power in the Philippines remains ambiguous.
Philippine ‘People Power’ Thirty Years On
US, Thailand Launch 2016 Cobra Gold Military Exercises Amid Democracy Concerns
February 09, 2016
US, Thailand Launch 2016 Cobra Gold Military Exercises Amid Democracy Concerns
Asia’s largest annual multinational military exercise kicks off.
US, Thailand Launch 2016 Cobra Gold Military Exercises Amid Democracy Concerns
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