Xi Jinping in India: A Breakthrough in Relations?
September 18, 2014
Xi Jinping in India: A Breakthrough in Relations?
The Chinese president is in India hoping to manage a complex economic and security relationship.
Xi Jinping in India: A Breakthrough in Relations?
India’s Soft Power Advantage
September 17, 2014
India’s Soft Power Advantage
Deeply entrenched factors make India a uniquely attractive great-power partner.
India’s Soft Power Advantage
What’s Wrong With South Korea’s Liberals?
September 16, 2014
What’s Wrong With South Korea’s Liberals?
Park’s government is vulnerable, but the country’s liberal opposition is not inspiring much confidence. Why?
What’s Wrong With South Korea’s Liberals?
Cleaning Up the Ganges
September 15, 2014
Cleaning Up the Ganges
Narendra Modi will need more than just rhetoric to clean up India’s most important river.
Cleaning Up the Ganges
History and the Possibility of Taiwan-Japan Relations
September 12, 2014
History and the Possibility of Taiwan-Japan Relations
Many Taiwanese have a surprisingly positive take on Japan’s colonial legacy, with memories that remain salient today.
History and the Possibility of Taiwan-Japan Relations
Kim Jong-un’s North Korea
September 12, 2014
Kim Jong-un’s North Korea
Life under the youthful leader has been marked by only modest change.
Kim Jong-un’s North Korea
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
September 11, 2014
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
Cambodia needs to step up its foreign policy, if it is to play a more active role in the region.
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Fight Against Islamic State Influence
September 11, 2014
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Fight Against Islamic State Influence
With ideology spreading via social media, authorities need to consider a ‘soft’ approach as well as traditional tactics.
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Fight Against Islamic State Influence
Demystifying India’s Volte-Face on Pakistan
September 10, 2014
Demystifying India’s Volte-Face on Pakistan
India appears to be waiting for Pakistan to blink on Kashmir.
Demystifying India’s Volte-Face on Pakistan
Zhou Yongkang, Islamic State and China’s Pivot West
September 09, 2014
Zhou Yongkang, Islamic State and China’s Pivot West
The downfall of its oil and security tsar gives China a chance to salvage relations with its Muslim minority.
Zhou Yongkang, Islamic State and China’s Pivot West
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
September 08, 2014
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
As the government continues to wield the colonial-era legislation, opposition is mounting.
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
September 07, 2014
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
The rules adopted for the SCO are revealing of Beijing’s attitude towards international law in general.
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
Rebalancing India’s Maritime Posture in the Indo-Pacific
September 05, 2014
Rebalancing India’s Maritime Posture in the Indo-Pacific
India could help maintain strategic equilibrium in the Indo-Pacific, if it is prepared to broaden its thinking.
Rebalancing India’s Maritime Posture in the Indo-Pacific
US and Vietnam Should Tread Carefully on Relations
September 04, 2014
US and Vietnam Should Tread Carefully on Relations
While a strategic relationship makes sense on paper, both sides should temper their expectations.
US and Vietnam Should Tread Carefully on Relations
Promise and Potential Peril: Japan’s Military Normalization
September 04, 2014
Promise and Potential Peril: Japan’s Military Normalization
To play a productive role in a tense neighborhood, Tokyo needs to look beyond constitutional interpretations.
Promise and Potential Peril: Japan’s Military Normalization
Modi, Japan and Diplomatic Balancing
September 03, 2014
Modi, Japan and Diplomatic Balancing
Fresh from an effusive visit to Japan, Modi now needs to balance New Delhi’s relations with Tokyo and Beijing.
Modi, Japan and Diplomatic Balancing
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