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Vietnam’s ‘Soft Diplomacy’ in the South China Sea
June 29, 2016
Vietnam’s ‘Soft Diplomacy’ in the South China Sea
Ly Son Island is a living museum documenting Vietnam's claims to the Paracels and Spratlys.
Vietnam’s ‘Soft Diplomacy’ in the South China Sea
After the South China Sea Arbitration
June 21, 2016
After the South China Sea Arbitration
Where do we go after the panel has spoken?
After the South China Sea Arbitration
Damming the Nam Tha in Northern Laos
June 18, 2016
Damming the Nam Tha in Northern Laos
The transformation of a river, and community, before and after dam construction begins in earnest.
Damming the Nam Tha in Northern Laos
Behind Indonesia’s Red Scare
June 14, 2016
Behind Indonesia’s Red Scare
Why is the Indonesian military again warning of an imminent communist revolution?
Behind Indonesia’s Red Scare
Trump, Clinton and the Future of US-Vietnam Relations
June 11, 2016
Trump, Clinton and the Future of US-Vietnam Relations
Bilateral relations have come a long way. How might they fare under the next U.S. president?
Trump, Clinton and the Future of US-Vietnam Relations
Thailand's Drought Struggle
June 09, 2016
Thailand's Drought Struggle
Many parts of Thailand are in the grip of one of the worst droughts in decades.
Thailand's Drought Struggle
Vietnam’s Evolving Role in US Asia Strategy
June 01, 2016
Vietnam’s Evolving Role in US Asia Strategy
From the Vietnam War to the South China Sea, Hanoi's position has changed dramatically.
Vietnam’s Evolving Role in US Asia Strategy
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
May 30, 2016
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
One of Southeast Asia’s largest economies is quietly engaged across Africa.
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
May 27, 2016
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
A closer look at what lies ahead for cooperation between Washington and Hanoi.
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
Lords of Navigation: Grotius, Freitas, and the South China Sea
May 22, 2016
Lords of Navigation: Grotius, Freitas, and the South China Sea
The debate over maritime jurisdiction is an old one.
Lords of Navigation: Grotius, Freitas, and the South China Sea
Indonesia's Grand Defense Vision
May 17, 2016
Indonesia's Grand Defense Vision
Indonesia's Defense White Paper reiterates lofty ambitions, with little advice on how to turn vision into reality.
Indonesia's Grand Defense Vision
Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
May 17, 2016
Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
The saintly status surrounding Suu Kyi has led to tunnel vision in the NLD and the international community.
Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
The Philippines Under President Duterte
May 16, 2016
The Philippines Under President Duterte
Duterte rode a wave of anti-establishment sentiment to victory. But how he will actually govern?
The Philippines Under President Duterte
Hope and Horror in Cambodia’s Virachey National Park
May 13, 2016
Hope and Horror in Cambodia’s Virachey National Park
Rare wildlife -- and the poachers who target it -- caught on camera.
Hope and Horror in Cambodia’s Virachey National Park
South China Sea: Who Occupies What in the Spratlys?
May 06, 2016
South China Sea: Who Occupies What in the Spratlys?
A closer look at a basic yet poorly understood question.
South China Sea: Who Occupies What in the Spratlys?
Myanmar's Religious Hate Speech Law
May 05, 2016
Myanmar's Religious Hate Speech Law
Myanmar's religious hate speech law is used to protect ultra-nationalists rather than religious minorities.
Myanmar's Religious Hate Speech Law
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