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Afghanistan: Choosing Peace Over Justice
July 20, 2017
Afghanistan: Choosing Peace Over Justice
In sidelining justice for peace, Afghanistan has wound up enjoying neither.
Afghanistan: Choosing Peace Over Justice
Can Chiang Mai Avoid the Environmental Costs of Development?
July 20, 2017
Can Chiang Mai Avoid the Environmental Costs of Development?
An uncompromising push for development has come at heavy price.
Can Chiang Mai Avoid the Environmental Costs of Development?
Time for Nawaz Sharif to Resign
July 20, 2017
Time for Nawaz Sharif to Resign
It is the prime minister's refusal to resign that will damage democracy in Pakistan.
Time for Nawaz Sharif to Resign
How North Korea Evades Sanctions in Southeast Asia: The Malaysia Case
July 20, 2017
How North Korea Evades Sanctions in Southeast Asia: The Malaysia Case
Two companies with links to Pyongyang and Malaysia reveal how North Korea can skirt international restrictions.
How North Korea Evades Sanctions in Southeast Asia: The Malaysia Case
China 'Urgently' Bans Foreign Trash Imports
July 20, 2017
China 'Urgently' Bans Foreign Trash Imports
The U.S. and Japan are the two biggest exporters of plastic waste to China.
China 'Urgently' Bans Foreign Trash Imports
Can Vietnam’s Military Really Mind Its Own Businesses?
July 20, 2017
Can Vietnam’s Military Really Mind Its Own Businesses?
The debate over the military’s role in economic activities continues to rage on.
Can Vietnam’s Military Really Mind Its Own Businesses?
The Doklam Standoff Is The Beginning of a Troubling New Era in India-China Ties
July 20, 2017
The Doklam Standoff Is The Beginning of a Troubling New Era in India-China Ties
The Doklam standoff is just the beginning of challenging times for India.
The Doklam Standoff Is The Beginning of a Troubling New Era in India-China Ties
Tajikistan Turns Up Heat on Families of Political Dissidents
July 20, 2017
Tajikistan Turns Up Heat on Families of Political Dissidents
Dushanbe is always watching.
Tajikistan Turns Up Heat on Families of Political Dissidents
India-Philippines Counterterrorism Cooperation
July 20, 2017
India-Philippines Counterterrorism Cooperation
India’s growing counterterror cooperation with the Philippines has mostly positive implications for both countries.
India-Philippines Counterterrorism Cooperation
Be Honest About the B-21: When Strategic Bombing Works and When It Doesn't
July 20, 2017
Be Honest About the B-21: When Strategic Bombing Works and When It Doesn't
Supporting the B-21 Raider means looking back critically at previous strategic bombing failures.
Be Honest About the B-21: When Strategic Bombing Works and When It Doesn't
How China's Poorest Province Became a Political Kingmaker
July 19, 2017
How China's Poorest Province Became a Political Kingmaker
Chen Min'er's promotion once again signals Guizhou's importance as a political proving ground.
How China's Poorest Province Became a Political Kingmaker
Timor-Leste: Failing State or Missed Opportunity?
July 19, 2017
Timor-Leste: Failing State or Missed Opportunity?
Worries about Timor-Leste are understandable, but analysts shouldn't overlook signs of progress.
Timor-Leste: Failing State or Missed Opportunity?
Asia Reassurance Initiative Act: A Republican Vision for Engaging Southeast Asia
July 19, 2017
Asia Reassurance Initiative Act: A Republican Vision for Engaging Southeast Asia
Can the Asia Reassurance Initiative Act find strategic ballast?
Asia Reassurance Initiative Act: A Republican Vision for Engaging Southeast Asia
India's U-Turn on North Korea Policy
July 19, 2017
India's U-Turn on North Korea Policy
India's new moves to isolate North Korea will reverberate across East Asia.
India's U-Turn on North Korea Policy
What the India-China Doklam Standoff Means for Nepal
July 19, 2017
What the India-China Doklam Standoff Means for Nepal
The crisis drives home Nepal's delicate position as it tries to balances ties with its neighbors.
What the India-China Doklam Standoff Means for Nepal
12 Regions of China: The Loess Plateau
July 19, 2017
12 Regions of China: The Loess Plateau
The birthplace of Chinese civilization, today the loess plateau is relatively poor.
12 Regions of China: The Loess Plateau
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