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The Race for Mongolia's Presidency Begins
June 06, 2017
The Race for Mongolia's Presidency Begins
A horse-breeder, a judoka and a feng shui practitioner walk into a Mongolian polling station...
The Race for Mongolia's Presidency Begins
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
June 05, 2017
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
Xinjiang's removal of the added points policy for university entrance is not all bad news for its ethnic minorities.
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
Sino-Indian Nuclear Rivalry: Glacially Declassified
June 02, 2017
Sino-Indian Nuclear Rivalry: Glacially Declassified
Official documents from a 1966 Air India crash on Mont Blanc could shed light on a key time in India's modern history.
Sino-Indian Nuclear Rivalry: Glacially Declassified
Smuggling Away Myanmar's Chance for Peace
May 31, 2017
Smuggling Away Myanmar's Chance for Peace
Jade smuggling is fueling ethnic conflict in resource-rich Kachin state.
Smuggling Away Myanmar's Chance for Peace
China’s Southeast Asia Gambit
May 31, 2017
China’s Southeast Asia Gambit
"China paradoxically presents both threats and opportunities to Southeast Asia."
China’s Southeast Asia Gambit
The Fallout From Pakistan's Nuclear Tests
May 29, 2017
The Fallout From Pakistan's Nuclear Tests
May 28 is officially a "Day of Greatness" for Pakistan, but for many Balochs it's a black day.
The Fallout From Pakistan's Nuclear Tests
Japan's Path to Constitutional Amendment
May 26, 2017
Japan's Path to Constitutional Amendment
The steps Shinzo Abe must take to achieve constitutional revision, and the political implications.
Japan's Path to Constitutional Amendment
Dark Tourism in Kazakhstan’s Gulag Heartland
May 25, 2017
Dark Tourism in Kazakhstan’s Gulag Heartland
Under the USSR, Kazakhstan hosted a sprawling network of prison camps that housed millions of prisoners.
Dark Tourism in Kazakhstan’s Gulag Heartland
U.S. Ratification of the Law of the Sea Convention
May 24, 2017
U.S. Ratification of the Law of the Sea Convention
Measuring the raison d'État in the Trump era.
U.S. Ratification of the Law of the Sea Convention
Does India's Chabahar Deal Make Sense?
May 24, 2017
Does India's Chabahar Deal Make Sense?
Without a clear economic rationale, Chabahar port might do little more than embroil India in geopolitical games.
Does India's Chabahar Deal Make Sense?
Tajikistan Takes Up Chinese
May 23, 2017
Tajikistan Takes Up Chinese
Chinese classes are on the rise, but still not a priority for Tajik students.
Tajikistan Takes Up Chinese
Nepal: Elections at the Epicenter
May 19, 2017
Nepal: Elections at the Epicenter
Two years after major earthquakes rocked the country, a Nepali family makes a 30-hour journey to cast their ballots.
Nepal: Elections at the Epicenter
What Iran's Election Means for the World
May 18, 2017
What Iran's Election Means for the World
On May 19, Iran's choice is simple: engagement or isolation.
What Iran's Election Means for the World
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
May 17, 2017
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
As many Muslim women choose to dress modestly, more brands are joining this juicy market
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
The Day After the Second Korean War
May 17, 2017
The Day After the Second Korean War
The greatest threat to U.S. victory in a Korean war scenario isn't the North Korean military. It's postwar insurgency.
The Day After the Second Korean War
Vietnam: The Curious Fall of a Communist Leader
May 16, 2017
Vietnam: The Curious Fall of a Communist Leader
Questions have arisen about the anti-corruption campaign that saw the first firing of a Politburo member in 21 years.
Vietnam: The Curious Fall of a Communist Leader
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