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No, South Korea's New President Is Not 'Anti-American'
May 10, 2017
No, South Korea's New President Is Not 'Anti-American'
South Korea's new president may seek more independence within the alliance, but he's not anti-American.
No, South Korea's New President Is Not 'Anti-American'
Abe 'Scraps' Japan's Defense Spending Cap: Less Than Meets the Eye
May 09, 2017
Abe 'Scraps' Japan's Defense Spending Cap: Less Than Meets the Eye
There are solid practical reasons why Japan won't be hiking its defense spending any time soon.
Abe 'Scraps' Japan's Defense Spending Cap: Less Than Meets the Eye
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
May 09, 2017
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
As the US focuses inward, China promotes its own take on globalization.
Globalization with Chinese Characteristics: A New International Standard?
China Probes the Limits of Trump's Transactional Deal-Making Approach to Foreign Affairs
May 08, 2017
China Probes the Limits of Trump's Transactional Deal-Making Approach to Foreign Affairs
Did China ask Trump to sack the commander of U.S. Pacific Command?
China Probes the Limits of Trump's Transactional Deal-Making Approach to Foreign Affairs
How Can China Convince India to Sign Up for 'One Belt, One Road'?
May 05, 2017
How Can China Convince India to Sign Up for 'One Belt, One Road'?
New Delhi has its concerns with OBOR. Are they entirely insurmountable?
How Can China Convince India to Sign Up for 'One Belt, One Road'?
Presidential Elections Put France’s Influence in the Asia-Pacific At Risk
May 04, 2017
Presidential Elections Put France’s Influence in the Asia-Pacific At Risk
Why the French elections will be important for the Asia Pacific region as a whole.
Presidential Elections Put France’s Influence in the Asia-Pacific At Risk
Could ‘Strategic Impatience’ Toward North Korea Be A Rational Policy?
May 02, 2017
Could ‘Strategic Impatience’ Toward North Korea Be A Rational Policy?
Four steps to make "strategic impatience" a workable reality.
Could ‘Strategic Impatience’ Toward North Korea Be A Rational Policy?
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
May 01, 2017
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
Trump fundamentally misunderstands the function of U.S. alliances, but others are working to mitigate the damage.
Trump’s Mafia Diplomacy Rattles South Korea
The Method in Trump's Supposed Madness
May 01, 2017
The Method in Trump's Supposed Madness
While the mainstream media frets about Trump's mixed messages, his style is achieving results.
The Method in Trump's Supposed Madness
What About Asia? The Hole in the French Presidential Election Debate
April 28, 2017
What About Asia? The Hole in the French Presidential Election Debate
Both Le Pen and Macron seem to have an almost complete lack of real understanding or interest in Asia.
What About Asia? The Hole in the French Presidential Election Debate
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
April 28, 2017
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
Slowly but surely, Trump chips away at the foundations for reassurance in the U.S.-South Korea alliance.
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
Making Sense of North Korea's Nuclear Weapons: The Big Picture
April 28, 2017
Making Sense of North Korea's Nuclear Weapons: The Big Picture
How far along are North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programs?
Making Sense of North Korea's Nuclear Weapons: The Big Picture
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment’ Revisited
April 27, 2017
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment’ Revisited
A year later, does the argument of reinforced U.S. hegemony hold up?
China, Russia, and the Long ‘Unipolar Moment’ Revisited
Silence and Fear a Year After a Prominent Bangladeshi Activist’s Murder
April 27, 2017
Silence and Fear a Year After a Prominent Bangladeshi Activist’s Murder
With the death of Xulhaz a year ago, LGBTI rights work in Bangladesh came to a halt.
Silence and Fear a Year After a Prominent Bangladeshi Activist’s Murder
Why the US Must Forgive Cambodia's War Debt
April 22, 2017
Why the US Must Forgive Cambodia's War Debt
Two wrongs do not make a right.
Why the US Must Forgive Cambodia's War Debt
The Real Risk of US Military Force Against North Korea
April 22, 2017
The Real Risk of US Military Force Against North Korea
The recent U.S. strikes on Syria and Afghanistan could pose a disturbing lesson for the North Korea issue.
The Real Risk of US Military Force Against North Korea
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