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A Face Saving Side of Thailand
December 01, 2012
A Face Saving Side of Thailand
Whether the crimes are unfathomable or a simple tourist scam, what happens next in Thailand only makes matters worse.
A Face Saving Side of Thailand
Russia and China Close to SU-35 Deal...Again
November 30, 2012
Russia and China Close to SU-35 Deal...Again
Signs point to a possible deal for China to acquire 24 advanced SU-35 aircraft from Russia.
Russia and China Close to SU-35 Deal...Again
Time For a Better
November 30, 2012
Time For a Better "Naval Vocabulary"
Recent examples show that naming conventions for various warship classes are far from imperfect.
Time For a Better "Naval Vocabulary"
A Culture Clash?
November 30, 2012
A Culture Clash?
Nearly 6,000 crimes have been committed by U.S. military personnel since Okinawa was returned to Japan. Is there a path forward?
A Culture Clash?
China's Misguided Hugo Chávez Love Affair
November 30, 2012
China's Misguided Hugo Chávez Love Affair
China has put billions of dollars into Venezuela. What would happen if Hugo Chávez was no longer its leader?
China's Misguided Hugo Chávez Love Affair
November 29, 2012
A Bipartisan National Security Agenda
When Mitt Romney and Barack Obama meet, they should outline a consensus on four common sense issues.
A Bipartisan National Security Agenda
China's Nuclear Energy Play
November 29, 2012
China's Nuclear Energy Play
A government official claims China will have 41 nuclear power units operating by 2015, with an additional 20 plants being built.
China's Nuclear Energy Play
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
November 29, 2012
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
With advanced economies remaining sluggish, Asia will continue to power the global economy.
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
The Interview: Lockheed Martin Talks F-35
November 29, 2012
The Interview: Lockheed Martin Talks F-35
The F-35 is a hotly debated aircraft. Can it win over foreign markets in places like South Korea?
The Interview: Lockheed Martin Talks F-35
Human Rights Declaration Falls Short
November 28, 2012
Human Rights Declaration Falls Short
ASEAN’s recent declaration on human rights has been met with criticism from a broad spectrum of groups.
Human Rights Declaration Falls Short
Sun Zhengcai, A Rising Star
November 28, 2012
Sun Zhengcai, A Rising Star
The Diplomat’s Zachary Keck profiles one of China’s potential 6th generation leaders.
Sun Zhengcai, A Rising Star
A Global Energy Shift
November 28, 2012
A Global Energy Shift
New finds of shale gas and unconventional oil could spark a shift in global energy flows – and the world economy.
A Global Energy Shift
The Australian Dollar: A Global Currency?
November 27, 2012
The Australian Dollar: A Global Currency?
Australia’s dollar by 2015 could become an official global reserve currency.
The Australian Dollar: A Global Currency?
ASEAN at a Crossroads
November 27, 2012
ASEAN at a Crossroads
Disagreements once again over the South China Sea have dominated another ASEAN summit. Is there a path forward?
ASEAN at a Crossroads
China's New Passport Sparks Controversy
November 27, 2012
China's New Passport Sparks Controversy
China’s refashioned passports features watermarks to some hotly disputed territories.
China's New Passport Sparks Controversy
Vietnamese Officials to Face No Confidence Votes
November 24, 2012
Vietnamese Officials to Face No Confidence Votes
The new law aims to introduce greater accountability in a system often seen as anachronistic in the 21st century.
Vietnamese Officials to Face No Confidence Votes
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