China and Taiwan’s Window of Opportunity at APEC
September 30, 2014
China and Taiwan’s Window of Opportunity at APEC
Beijing has a rare opportunity to host President Ma on its own terms.
China and Taiwan’s Window of Opportunity at APEC
Flesh and Blood: Nation-Building in India
September 30, 2014
Flesh and Blood: Nation-Building in India
‘India can serve as a critical alternative to the exclusive and violent nationalism that currently threatens international peace.’
Flesh and Blood: Nation-Building in India
Inevitable Partners: Why the US and India Are Still Destined to Cooperate
September 30, 2014
Inevitable Partners: Why the US and India Are Still Destined to Cooperate
Prime Minister Modi's visit to America offers an opportunity for a reset in bilateral relations.
Inevitable Partners: Why the US and India Are Still Destined to Cooperate
The Future of China's Confucius Institutes
September 30, 2014
The Future of China's Confucius Institutes
As Western universities drag their feet, the future of China’s soft power push might be in the developing world.
The Future of China's Confucius Institutes
Afghanistan’s Uncertain Future
September 28, 2014
Afghanistan’s Uncertain Future
The new unity government is a diplomatic achievement, but its future looks decidedly shaky.
Afghanistan’s Uncertain Future
In ISIS Fight, Iran an Adversary Not a Partner
September 26, 2014
In ISIS Fight, Iran an Adversary Not a Partner
In going after ISIS, Obama shouldn’t ignore the threat posed by the regime in Iran.
In ISIS Fight, Iran an Adversary Not a Partner
Forget Secrecy and Opacity: Afghanistan's Unity Deal Represents Governance at its Finest
September 26, 2014
Forget Secrecy and Opacity: Afghanistan's Unity Deal Represents Governance at its Finest
Good governance is about compromise, not rigid adherence to legal norms.
Forget Secrecy and Opacity: Afghanistan's Unity Deal Represents Governance at its Finest
A New U.S. Human Rights Policy Towards Turkmenistan
September 24, 2014
A New U.S. Human Rights Policy Towards Turkmenistan
Following a potentially significant change in U.S. policy, what comes next for the Central Asian country?
A New U.S. Human Rights Policy Towards Turkmenistan
The U.S. Military vs. Ebola: Lessons From the Asia-Pacific
September 24, 2014
The U.S. Military vs. Ebola: Lessons From the Asia-Pacific
The intervention against the deadly disease could backfire unless the U.S. military learns from past experience.
The U.S. Military vs. Ebola: Lessons From the Asia-Pacific
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
September 23, 2014
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
What we understand to be 'Asia' is an oversimplification of a diverse region with several civilizations and cultures.
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
The Cure for Separatism: Democracy
September 23, 2014
The Cure for Separatism: Democracy
After Scotland's referendum, Yang Hengjun reflects on the meaning of patriotism and democracy.
The Cure for Separatism: Democracy
Why Spying on China Isn’t Enough
September 23, 2014
Why Spying on China Isn’t Enough
The Director of Intelligence on the Joint Chiefs of Staff sees a "data glut but an information deficit" on China.
Why Spying on China Isn’t Enough
The Perils of Hong Kong’s Constitutional Changes
September 21, 2014
The Perils of Hong Kong’s Constitutional Changes
Calling Beijing’s restrictive framework ‘political reform’ is a misnomer.
The Perils of Hong Kong’s Constitutional Changes
Taiwan Is <i>Not</i> Overly Dependent on China
September 19, 2014
Taiwan Is Not Overly Dependent on China
A Taiwan government official responds to a recent Diplomat article.
Taiwan Is Not Overly Dependent on China
Time to End Ban on Weapons Sales to Vietnam
September 18, 2014
Time to End Ban on Weapons Sales to Vietnam
Washington needs a strong partner in Vietnam to counter Chinese aggression in the South China Sea.
Time to End Ban on Weapons Sales to Vietnam
China's President Should Have Visited Afghanistan
September 18, 2014
China's President Should Have Visited Afghanistan
Xi Jinping missed an opportunity in not visiting Afghanistan during his South Asia tour.
China's President Should Have Visited Afghanistan
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