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Modi’s India: Rising and Reshaping
May 01, 2017
Modi’s India: Rising and Reshaping
Halfway through Modi’s first term, what has the prime minister accomplished?
Modi’s India: Rising and Reshaping
A French Pivot to Asia?
May 01, 2017
A French Pivot to Asia?
Though perhaps overlooked, France has long been an Asian power and intends to remain so in the 21st century.
A French Pivot to Asia?
The Silk Roads, Past and Future
May 01, 2017
The Silk Roads, Past and Future
If China’s ambitious initiative can recapture the magic of the ancient Silk Roads, it will change the world.
The Silk Roads, Past and Future
US-China Rapprochement Under President Trump?
May 01, 2017
US-China Rapprochement Under President Trump?
Donald Trump met Xi Jinping at last. What lies ahead for the U.S.-China relationship?
US-China Rapprochement Under President Trump?
How Advanced Are North Korea’s Missiles?
April 01, 2017
How Advanced Are North Korea’s Missiles?
A close look at Pyongyang’s strategic missile capabilities.
How Advanced Are North Korea’s Missiles?
South China Sea: The Fishermen on the Front Lines
April 01, 2017
South China Sea: The Fishermen on the Front Lines
Vietnam’s and China’s fisheries are at the forefront of the South China Sea disputes.
South China Sea: The Fishermen on the Front Lines
Rebuilding Nepal, 2 Years Later
April 01, 2017
Rebuilding Nepal, 2 Years Later
The task of rebuilding from the 2015 earthquake, in both villages and the capital, remains painfully slow.
Rebuilding Nepal, 2 Years Later
Unpacking Tsai Ing-wen’s New Southbound Policy
April 01, 2017
Unpacking Tsai Ing-wen’s New Southbound Policy
Can Taiwan’s latest attempt to avoid economic dependence on China succeed?
Unpacking Tsai Ing-wen’s New Southbound Policy
South Korea at a Crossroads
February 24, 2017
South Korea at a Crossroads
As a president’s fate hangs in the balance, South Korea is in a state of pervasive political uncertainty.
South Korea at a Crossroads
The New ‘Normal’ in the East China Sea
February 24, 2017
The New ‘Normal’ in the East China Sea
China and Japan are engaged in a long-term test of wills over disputed waters and territory in the East China Sea.
The New ‘Normal’ in the East China Sea
Governing Myanmar
February 24, 2017
Governing Myanmar
The NLD government’s first year in office was difficult, and more challenges remain ahead.
Governing Myanmar
The Golden Urn: Buddhist Lamas and Chinese State Control
February 24, 2017
The Golden Urn: Buddhist Lamas and Chinese State Control
The historical roots and modern-day ramifications of Chinese government attempts to control Vajrayana Buddhism.
The Golden Urn: Buddhist Lamas and Chinese State Control
The Next Generation of China’s Navy
January 30, 2017
The Next Generation of China’s Navy
As China’s navy undergoes a change in leadership, what lies ahead for the rapidly modernizing service?
The Next Generation of China’s Navy
Jakarta’s Election Is Unraveling Indonesia
January 30, 2017
Jakarta’s Election Is Unraveling Indonesia
A potent mix of Islamism, anti-communism, and racial prejudice threatens to boil over.
Jakarta’s Election Is Unraveling Indonesia
Sri Lanka’s Transition to Nowhere
January 30, 2017
Sri Lanka’s Transition to Nowhere
Time may be running out for meaningful reforms, and transitional justice remains just out of reach.
Sri Lanka’s Transition to Nowhere
Defying Holy Orders: Afghanistan’s LGBT Community
January 30, 2017
Defying Holy Orders: Afghanistan’s LGBT Community
Kabul’s underground LGBT network faces daily discrimination, intimidation, and abuse, including from authorities.
Defying Holy Orders: Afghanistan’s LGBT Community
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