Bill Clinton Slams Beijing on South China Sea
July 26, 2014
Bill Clinton Slams Beijing on South China Sea
During a trip to China on Friday, former President Clinton criticized China’s dealings with its smaller neighbors.
Bill Clinton Slams Beijing on South China Sea
Can Russia Bring China and India Together?
July 26, 2014
Can Russia Bring China and India Together?
Does Russia have the ability to create rapprochement between India and China?
Can Russia Bring China and India Together?
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Central Asian Security
July 25, 2014
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Central Asian Security
Structural and policy problems prevent the SCO from being an effective Central Asian security organization.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Central Asian Security
Russian Emigration Spikes in 2013-2014
July 25, 2014
Russian Emigration Spikes in 2013-2014
Russians are leaving Russia in larger numbers than before.
Russian Emigration Spikes in 2013-2014
Declining Utility: The Strategic & Economic Dialogue
July 24, 2014
Declining Utility: The Strategic & Economic Dialogue
China and the US need to rethink the format of the S&ED before it loses all value.
Declining Utility: The Strategic & Economic Dialogue
After HYSY-981: A US-Vietnam Alliance?
July 22, 2014
After HYSY-981: A US-Vietnam Alliance?
A U.S.-Vietnam alliance might be closer to reality now more than ever.
After HYSY-981: A US-Vietnam Alliance?
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
July 19, 2014
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
Is Europe’s past destined to be Asia’s future?
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
U.K. Minister of State Hugo Swire on Burma
July 18, 2014
U.K. Minister of State Hugo Swire on Burma
The country has seen remarkable change, even if much more needs to be done.
U.K. Minister of State Hugo Swire on Burma
Chinese Company Wins Court Case Against Obama
July 17, 2014
Chinese Company Wins Court Case Against Obama
The case sets an important precedent for Chinese companies interested in investing in the United States.
Chinese Company Wins Court Case Against Obama
Xi’s Transformational Diplomacy and Strategic Competence
July 17, 2014
Xi’s Transformational Diplomacy and Strategic Competence
Xi is harnessing China’s growing strength for a peaceful ascendance as a rising global power.
Xi’s Transformational Diplomacy and Strategic Competence
BRICS Announce New Development Bank
July 17, 2014
BRICS Announce New Development Bank
The new bank will require a $10 billion commitment by each nation.
BRICS Announce New Development Bank
No, Monarchies Don’t Make Sense in the 21st Century
July 16, 2014
No, Monarchies Don’t Make Sense in the 21st Century
Power by inheritance is illogical, and very much out of place in the modern era.
No, Monarchies Don’t Make Sense in the 21st Century
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
July 16, 2014
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
China may unwittingly find itself facing a similar string of events to those that confronted Germany in 1914.
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
Still Looking for Obama’s Rebalance to Asia? Support a Deal with Iran.
July 16, 2014
Still Looking for Obama’s Rebalance to Asia? Support a Deal with Iran.
Negotiations with Iran have many implications for US policy in the Pacific.
Still Looking for Obama’s Rebalance to Asia? Support a Deal with Iran.
Asia Fears But Likes China
July 16, 2014
Asia Fears But Likes China
A new Pew survey finds that Asia nations fear a military conflict with China, but still view it favorable.
Asia Fears But Likes China
Modi-Xi Fortaleza Meet: A Promising Start
July 16, 2014
Modi-Xi Fortaleza Meet: A Promising Start
Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping met in Fortaleza, Brazil, ahead of the BRICS Summit.
Modi-Xi Fortaleza Meet: A Promising Start
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