China’s Friendship Treaty: A Distraction from South China Sea Diplomacy
November 26, 2014
China’s Friendship Treaty: A Distraction from South China Sea Diplomacy
Why ASEAN states should think twice before signing on to China’s treaty of friendship and cooperation.
China’s Friendship Treaty: A Distraction from South China Sea Diplomacy
Hagel's Out -- What About the Pivot to Asia?
November 25, 2014
Hagel's Out -- What About the Pivot to Asia?
Chuck Hagel, despite his flaws, was an asset for the administration's 'pivot' to Asia.
Hagel's Out -- What About the Pivot to Asia?
American Foreign Policy and Myanmar’s Democratic Transition
November 24, 2014
American Foreign Policy and Myanmar’s Democratic Transition
Ensuring that political dialogue is maintained will be crucial for the transition.
American Foreign Policy and Myanmar’s Democratic Transition
Could Capitol Hill Derail US-China Relations?
November 21, 2014
Could Capitol Hill Derail US-China Relations?
A new report recommends Congress take concrete actions to alter China's economic behavior.
Could Capitol Hill Derail US-China Relations?
The State Against the Stateless
November 20, 2014
The State Against the Stateless
International law cannot fix statelessness, because statelessness is created by the international order.
The State Against the Stateless
The Oil Slick on the Road to China-US Climate Cooperation
November 20, 2014
The Oil Slick on the Road to China-US Climate Cooperation
Without cooperation on oil, China's transition to a sustainable energy future is hardly guaranteed.
The Oil Slick on the Road to China-US Climate Cooperation
India Should Look East, to Northeast India
November 19, 2014
India Should Look East, to Northeast India
It is time for New Delhi to recognize the ideological changes taking place in India’s Northeast, and reciprocate.
India Should Look East, to Northeast India
Integrating Taiwan’s Strengths into Global Climate Action
November 18, 2014
Integrating Taiwan’s Strengths into Global Climate Action
It is time to let Taiwan join the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Integrating Taiwan’s Strengths into Global Climate Action
Is Russia an Asian Power?
November 17, 2014
Is Russia an Asian Power?
Moscow could take the unique position of balancing “Eastern” powers in Asia.
Is Russia an Asian Power?
The Biased Courts of Gilgit-Baltistan
November 17, 2014
The Biased Courts of Gilgit-Baltistan
A miscarriage of justice allows Pakistan’s larger terrorist problems to fester.
The Biased Courts of Gilgit-Baltistan
MCC Compacts and Development Programs in the Pacific Region
November 13, 2014
MCC Compacts and Development Programs in the Pacific Region
The U.S. should not overlook Pacific Island Nations in its Millennium Challenge Corporation grants.
MCC Compacts and Development Programs in the Pacific Region
Recognizing the Stateless
November 12, 2014
Recognizing the Stateless
The UNHCR has launched a campaign to eradicate statelessness over the next decade. Will the international community rise to the challenge?
Recognizing the Stateless
Pyongyang’s Poverty Politics
November 12, 2014
Pyongyang’s Poverty Politics
In the wake of the UN report, it’s time to look at targeted financial sanctions.
Pyongyang’s Poverty Politics
A Chance for Progress on North Korean Human Rights
November 11, 2014
A Chance for Progress on North Korean Human Rights
Pyongyang’s apparent willingness to discuss human rights issues could be an opening for the West.
A Chance for Progress on North Korean Human Rights
Why the US Must Press China on Democracy
November 11, 2014
Why the US Must Press China on Democracy
During his trip to China this week, Obama should make Hong Kong and democracy a central issue.
Why the US Must Press China on Democracy
US Grand Strategy: More Restraint
November 10, 2014
US Grand Strategy: More Restraint
A new book makes a valuable call for greater restraint in U.S. foreign policy.
US Grand Strategy: More Restraint
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