Taiwan's 'New Era' and the Legislative Yuan
May 28, 2016
Taiwan's 'New Era' and the Legislative Yuan
For the first time, the DPP must transition from an opposition to a governing party in the legislature.
Taiwan's 'New Era' and the Legislative Yuan
India, Saudi Arabia, and the Fight Against Terrorism
May 28, 2016
India, Saudi Arabia, and the Fight Against Terrorism
India and Saudi Arabia are oiling a fledgling partnership on counterterrorism issues. How far can cooperation go?
India, Saudi Arabia, and the Fight Against Terrorism
China’s Halal Constitution
May 27, 2016
China’s Halal Constitution
“Islamic” legislation stirs debate as the PRC engages the Muslim world.
China’s Halal Constitution
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May 27, 2016
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US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
May 27, 2016
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
A closer look at what lies ahead for cooperation between Washington and Hanoi.
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
Indonesia-Australia Relations: A Year After the Executions
May 26, 2016
Indonesia-Australia Relations: A Year After the Executions
Despite initial warnings of "consequences," Australia and Indonesia have been quietly improving their ties.
Indonesia-Australia Relations: A Year After the Executions
How to Create a United Southern Asia
May 25, 2016
How to Create a United Southern Asia
A blueprint for integrating BIMSTEC and ASEAN through a Southern Asian Multi-Sectoral Regional Agreement.
How to Create a United Southern Asia
China’s Emerging Cyberspace Strategy
May 24, 2016
China’s Emerging Cyberspace Strategy
A closer look at China's cyber strategy, and what it means for the world.
China’s Emerging Cyberspace Strategy
Why Does China Want to Control the South China Sea?
May 24, 2016
Why Does China Want to Control the South China Sea?
China's possible motives for trying to secure control over the South China Sea.
Why Does China Want to Control the South China Sea?
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
May 23, 2016
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
The prime minister faces a particularly testing series of crises.
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
Who Will Be Iran’s Next Parliament Speaker?
May 23, 2016
Who Will Be Iran’s Next Parliament Speaker?
Mohammad Reza Aref and Ali Larijani are in the running for Iran's parliamentary speakership.
Who Will Be Iran’s Next Parliament Speaker?
Lords of Navigation: Grotius, Freitas, and the South China Sea
May 22, 2016
Lords of Navigation: Grotius, Freitas, and the South China Sea
The debate over maritime jurisdiction is an old one.
Lords of Navigation: Grotius, Freitas, and the South China Sea
Kyrgyzstan: Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union and Its Discontents
May 20, 2016
Kyrgyzstan: Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union and Its Discontents
At Dordoi Bazaar, the economic promise of the EEU appears remote.
Kyrgyzstan: Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union and Its Discontents
Afghanistan’s Addiction to Foreign Aid
May 19, 2016
Afghanistan’s Addiction to Foreign Aid
Foreign aid has been counterproductive for the country. It’s time for Kabul to wean itself off.
Afghanistan’s Addiction to Foreign Aid
India: Violence Against Dalits on the Rise
May 19, 2016
India: Violence Against Dalits on the Rise
Despite robust laws, violence against India's most oppressed people continues to rise.
India: Violence Against Dalits on the Rise
Why Concerns Over Drone Proliferation Are Overblown
May 19, 2016
Why Concerns Over Drone Proliferation Are Overblown
Why the 'drone revolution’ will not bring about a redistribution of military power in the global system--just yet.
Why Concerns Over Drone Proliferation Are Overblown
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