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India is no U.S. Pawn
November 18, 2011
India is no U.S. Pawn
Some U.S. policy makers simply see ties with India as a way of countering China. It’s a misguided approach.
India is no U.S. Pawn
Russia's Iran Nuclear Solution
November 16, 2011
Russia's Iran Nuclear Solution
As tensions grow over Iran’s nuclear program following release of the IAEA report, Russia has a step-by-step plan.
Russia's Iran Nuclear Solution
Russia's North Korea Gas Deal
November 15, 2011
Russia's North Korea Gas Deal
A planned gas pipeline from Russia to South Korea through North Korea should keep everyone happy. Maybe.
Russia's North Korea Gas Deal
November 14, 2011
Looking Forward in Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Ambassador to the U.S. Jaliya Wickramasuriya talks to The Diplomat about his country’s future.
Looking Forward in Sri Lanka
ASEAN's Third Way?
November 11, 2011
ASEAN's Third Way?
As ASEAN works toward its own economic community, does it offer a third way for public-private relations?
ASEAN's Third Way?
Deterrence Meets Great Wall
November 09, 2011
Deterrence Meets Great Wall
Despite the impression given by Western media, China’s underground nuclear “Great Wall” may cut tensions.
Deterrence Meets Great Wall
The Meaning of Seoul's Election
November 07, 2011
The Meaning of Seoul's Election
The win in Seoul’s mayoral election by Park Won-soon reflects growing frustration among South Koreans.
The Meaning of Seoul's Election
North Korea's Deceptive Face
November 02, 2011
North Korea's Deceptive Face
To the casual eye, things seem like they’re looking up in Pyongyang. But inequality has been growing.
North Korea's Deceptive Face
Manila's Economic Headache
November 01, 2011
Manila's Economic Headache
The Philippines has achieved economic growth, but it is extremely unequal. Aquino needs to make changes now.
Manila's Economic Headache
ASEAN's Golden Goal
October 31, 2011
ASEAN's Golden Goal
ASEAN is mulling making a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup. Its chances depend on members working together.
ASEAN's Golden Goal
October 26, 2011
Fiji Explores Its Options
Fiji’s ambassador to the United States discusses the country’s ties with ASEAN, China and the US.
Fiji Explores Its Options
October 24, 2011
Can Noda Get Win-Win Ties?
Japanese Prime Minister Noda Yoshihiko has said he wants win-win relations with China. Is it possible?
Can Noda Get Win-Win Ties?
South Korea’s Arab Spring Role?
October 21, 2011
South Korea’s Arab Spring Role?
South Korea has more to offer transitioning Arab Spring countries than aid – it has plenty of experience.
South Korea’s Arab Spring Role?
Weibo, China and Japan
October 19, 2011
Weibo, China and Japan
Microblogs like Weibo are helping to change Chinese perceptions of Japan. There’s little China’s censors can do.
Weibo, China and Japan
SNS Democracy in Korea
October 17, 2011
SNS Democracy in Korea
Upcoming elections in South Korea offer social media the chance to really make its mark. But will populism rule?
SNS Democracy in Korea
ASEAN in the Asian Century
October 14, 2011
ASEAN in the Asian Century
If ASEAN countries want to share in the fruits of the Asian Century they need to do more to integrate.
ASEAN in the Asian Century
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