Cambodia: Justice Delayed
January 26, 2015
Cambodia: Justice Delayed
Lawyers for Pol Pot’s henchmen are proving skillful at delaying their clients’ trials.
Cambodia: Justice Delayed
A Game Changer for China and India in Sri Lanka?
January 25, 2015
A Game Changer for China and India in Sri Lanka?
India may be celebrating the election result in Sri Lanka, but China is in the region for the long haul.
A Game Changer for China and India in Sri Lanka?
Papua’s Hidden Past Haunts Jokowi Presidency
January 24, 2015
Papua’s Hidden Past Haunts Jokowi Presidency
Will the Indonesian president's reform agenda address human rights concerns in the troubled province?
Papua’s Hidden Past Haunts Jokowi Presidency
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
January 23, 2015
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
With the U.S. stretched to provide a conventional deterrence, is it time to reconsider a fundamental policy?
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
January 23, 2015
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
What the data reveals about the ongoing insurgency in Xinjiang.
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
Thailand’s Culture of Impunity
January 22, 2015
Thailand’s Culture of Impunity
For years, security officials in Thailand appear to have been able to commit violence with impunity.
Thailand’s Culture of Impunity
Burying China's 'String of Pearls'
January 22, 2015
Burying China's 'String of Pearls'
The “String of Pearls” model has long outlived its usefulness as a strategic concept.
Burying China's 'String of Pearls'
Is China Bidding for the Heartland?
January 21, 2015
Is China Bidding for the Heartland?
Beijing doesn’t have to choose between land and sea predominance. It could have both.
Is China Bidding for the Heartland?
‘Blue-Water’ Navies in the Indian Ocean Region
January 21, 2015
‘Blue-Water’ Navies in the Indian Ocean Region
What Indian and Chinese positions on their “blue-water” status says about strategy in the IOR.
‘Blue-Water’ Navies in the Indian Ocean Region
Afghans Ponder the End of ISAF
January 20, 2015
Afghans Ponder the End of ISAF
Afghan views on the end of the international combat missions in the Hindu Kush.
Afghans Ponder the End of ISAF
Nepal and the Great Power Courtship
January 20, 2015
Nepal and the Great Power Courtship
No longer treated as a peripheral concern, Nepal is receiving overtures from both China and India.
Nepal and the Great Power Courtship
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
January 19, 2015
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
Pakistan's government has vowed to end the Good Taliban/Bad Taliban distinction. Should we believe it?
Pakistan: No More ‘Good Taliban’?
Is ‘China’s Machiavelli’ Now Its Most Important Political Philosopher?
January 16, 2015
Is ‘China’s Machiavelli’ Now Its Most Important Political Philosopher?
Xi Jinping quotes an ancient philosopher and offers possible insights into his political beliefs.
Is ‘China’s Machiavelli’ Now Its Most Important Political Philosopher?
The Beginning of World Trade Disorganization?
January 15, 2015
The Beginning of World Trade Disorganization?
How the WTO is linked to the relative decline of U.S. power.
The Beginning of World Trade Disorganization?
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
January 14, 2015
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
The Kachin conflict is a thorn in China’s side as it tries to manage its relations with Myanmar.
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
2015 Predictions for East Asia
January 13, 2015
2015 Predictions for East Asia
It looks set to be another year of repetitive, uninspiring status quo.
2015 Predictions for East Asia
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