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US FONOPs in the South China Sea: Intent, Effectiveness, and Necessity
July 11, 2017
US FONOPs in the South China Sea: Intent, Effectiveness, and Necessity
Do U.S. FONOPs actually serve a purpose?
US FONOPs in the South China Sea: Intent, Effectiveness, and Necessity
China’s Newest Censorship Methods on Display
July 08, 2017
China’s Newest Censorship Methods on Display
A month riddled with perilous anniversaries offers a showcase for the Communist Party's upgraded internet controls.
China’s Newest Censorship Methods on Display
North Korea Will Not Stop Its Weapons Development
July 08, 2017
North Korea Will Not Stop Its Weapons Development
The U.S. strategy to squeeze North Korea economically overlooks the centrality of the byungjin line.
North Korea Will Not Stop Its Weapons Development
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
July 08, 2017
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
Those who believe that the BN is a genuine multi-ethnic coalition have simply fallen for the slick propaganda.
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
Afghanistan and Turkmenistan: A Model for Regional Economic Cooperation
July 06, 2017
Afghanistan and Turkmenistan: A Model for Regional Economic Cooperation
"In essence, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan fight against terrorism and radicalism by reducing extreme poverty."
Afghanistan and Turkmenistan: A Model for Regional Economic Cooperation
Why Trump Should Beware the North Korea Double Freeze Deal
July 06, 2017
Why Trump Should Beware the North Korea Double Freeze Deal
The administration must keep in mind limitations of a proposal that has been gaining momentum.
Why Trump Should Beware the North Korea Double Freeze Deal
How India Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
July 06, 2017
How India Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
New Delhi needs to up its economic diplomacy game.
How India Should Respond to China’s Belt and Road
What China's Stance on Hong Kong Means for US-Taiwan Relations
July 05, 2017
What China's Stance on Hong Kong Means for US-Taiwan Relations
If the Sino-British Joint Declaration on Hong Kong is now void, why should the Shanghai Communique stand?
What China's Stance on Hong Kong Means for US-Taiwan Relations
Investment in Bay of Bengal Will Unlock Potential for Billions
July 05, 2017
Investment in Bay of Bengal Will Unlock Potential for Billions
The region is "fast becoming a hub for international commerce."
Investment in Bay of Bengal Will Unlock Potential for Billions
One Year Later, Duterte Remains a Human Rights Nightmare
July 03, 2017
One Year Later, Duterte Remains a Human Rights Nightmare
“I don’t care about human rights, you better believe me.”
One Year Later, Duterte Remains a Human Rights Nightmare
South Korea and Brazil Rejected Their Female Leaders
July 03, 2017
South Korea and Brazil Rejected Their Female Leaders
The impeachment scandals that entangled Park Geun-hye and Dilma Rousseff smack of misogyny.
South Korea and Brazil Rejected Their Female Leaders
How Zbigniew Brzezinski Shaped US-China Relations
July 01, 2017
How Zbigniew Brzezinski Shaped US-China Relations
Dr. Brzezinski played an instrumental, but often overlooked, role in the normalization of U.S.-China relations.
How Zbigniew Brzezinski Shaped US-China Relations
Human Rights Under Siege in Hong Kong
June 30, 2017
Human Rights Under Siege in Hong Kong
Beijing has signaled its intent to curtail freedom of expression and judicial independence in Hong Kong.
Human Rights Under Siege in Hong Kong
Remembering Lawi Weng, Imprisoned Myanmar Journalist
June 30, 2017
Remembering Lawi Weng, Imprisoned Myanmar Journalist
"Lawi is now in danger of becoming a victim of the same state terrorism he has fought to uncover and resist."
Remembering Lawi Weng, Imprisoned Myanmar Journalist
Churchill and Orwell: Why They Fought
June 30, 2017
Churchill and Orwell: Why They Fought
A new book sheds light on Winston Churchill and George Orwell’s separate battles for a common cause: individual liberty.
Churchill and Orwell: Why They Fought
EXPO 2017 in Astana Will Contribute to Global Sustainable Development 
June 29, 2017
EXPO 2017 in Astana Will Contribute to Global Sustainable Development 
"Staging such an important exhibition in Kazakhstan will accelerate our transition to a modern and sustainable economy."
EXPO 2017 in Astana Will Contribute to Global Sustainable Development 
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