2 Ways Obama Can Strengthen the Pivot
April 22, 2014
2 Ways Obama Can Strengthen the Pivot
During Obama’s “great reassurance tour” in Asia this week, he should focus on the TPP and the status-quo.
2 Ways Obama Can Strengthen the Pivot
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
April 12, 2014
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
During his upcoming visit, the U.S. president should not ignore the serious recent setbacks in Malaysian democracy.
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
Obama’s Approval Rating Rises in Asia
April 12, 2014
Obama’s Approval Rating Rises in Asia
Obama’s approval ratings in Asia rose 8 percent last year, even as they declined among those most concerned about China.
Obama’s Approval Rating Rises in Asia
Philippines, United States Agree on New Security Accord
April 12, 2014
Philippines, United States Agree on New Security Accord
The agreement will be signed by President Obama when he visits the Philippines later this month.
Philippines, United States Agree on New Security Accord
The US Navy and the Pivot: Less Means Less
March 31, 2014
The US Navy and the Pivot: Less Means Less
Given resource constraints, the U.S. Navy may need to execute a pivot of its own.
The US Navy and the Pivot: Less Means Less
Evaluating the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit
March 29, 2014
Evaluating the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit
In this week’s podcast, the U.S. team evaluates the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit and South Asian nuclear security.
Evaluating the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit
Obama, Xi Meet at Nuclear Security Summit
March 25, 2014
Obama, Xi Meet at Nuclear Security Summit
The leaders discussed North Korea, cybersecurity, maritime disputes, and Crimea - but not nuclear security.
Obama, Xi Meet at Nuclear Security Summit
US-China Relations: Thucydidean Trap or Prisoner's Dilemma?
March 24, 2014
US-China Relations: Thucydidean Trap or Prisoner's Dilemma?
The U.S. needs an updated framework for handling its relationship with China before it's too late.
US-China Relations: Thucydidean Trap or Prisoner's Dilemma?
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Time for Some American Hustle
March 11, 2014
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Time for Some American Hustle
U.S. negotiators need to close the TPP before detractors and competitors bury it.
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Time for Some American Hustle
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Japan's Ukraine Dilemma
March 08, 2014
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Japan's Ukraine Dilemma
The Ukraine crisis may force Japan to choose between its alliance with the US and its outreach to Russia.
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Japan's Ukraine Dilemma
Obama, Xi, and the Dalai Lama: How to Address the Tibet Issue
March 04, 2014
Obama, Xi, and the Dalai Lama: How to Address the Tibet Issue
Obama's meeting with the Dalai Lama won't solve the intractable problems in Tibet. Creative solutions are needed.
Obama, Xi, and the Dalai Lama: How to Address the Tibet Issue
U.S. Policy for the South China Sea
February 24, 2014
U.S. Policy for the South China Sea
The Diplomat's Zachary Keck and Ankit Panda discuss recent U.S. comments on the South China Sea, and much more.
U.S. Policy for the South China Sea
Obama’s Asia Trip Itinerary Released
February 13, 2014
Obama’s Asia Trip Itinerary Released
In late April President Obama will travel to Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines.
Obama’s Asia Trip Itinerary Released
Sochi Threat: Russia-U.S. Need to Cooperate on Cyber Terror
February 07, 2014
Sochi Threat: Russia-U.S. Need to Cooperate on Cyber Terror
Threats by Caucasus Anonymous should encourage the two countries to work together.
Sochi Threat: Russia-U.S. Need to Cooperate on Cyber Terror
United States: Where’s the Strategy?
February 05, 2014
United States: Where’s the Strategy?
Looking for a coherent national vision? The National Security Strategy is not it.
United States: Where’s the Strategy?
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
January 22, 2014
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
The nuclear issue may be defused for now, but multiple factors could continue to undermine relations.
Looking Ahead to Post-Obama U.S.-Iran Relations
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