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France to Dispatch <em>Mistral</em> Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
March 20, 2017
France to Dispatch Mistral Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
The French vessel will join Japanese, British, and U.S. ships for a multilateral exercise later this year.
France to Dispatch Mistral Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
March 18, 2017
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
A deeper look at Yulin-East, China's burgeoning submarine bastion in the South China Sea.
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
Book Review: <em>Why Govern? Rethinking Demand and Progress in Global Governance</em>
March 09, 2017
Book Review: Why Govern? Rethinking Demand and Progress in Global Governance
The transition to multipolarity may be destabilizing, but the new order is undoubtedly a more democratic one.
Book Review: Why Govern? Rethinking Demand and Progress in Global Governance
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
March 02, 2017
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
How one artist pushes back.
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
February 28, 2017
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
The case of a Chinese flag flying over an Angolan construction site.
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
February 10, 2017
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
The best reports on the Trump age in foreign policy and Asia, New START vacillations, and more. Weekly links.
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
What the Trump-Turnbull Call Tells Us About the Future of US Alliances in Asia
February 03, 2017
What the Trump-Turnbull Call Tells Us About the Future of US Alliances in Asia
Does the example of the Trump-Turnbull call portend a downturn for U.S. alliances around the Asia-Pacific?
What the Trump-Turnbull Call Tells Us About the Future of US Alliances in Asia
Chinese Sci-Fi Ascendant: Can Films Match the Magic of Literature?
January 31, 2017
Chinese Sci-Fi Ascendant: Can Films Match the Magic of Literature?
China struggles to turn sci-fi barnburners into cinema blockbusters.
Chinese Sci-Fi Ascendant: Can Films Match the Magic of Literature?
Growing Up in Rising China
January 17, 2017
Growing Up in Rising China
The Diplomat talks with the author of Wish Lanterns: Young Lives in New China
Growing Up in Rising China
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
January 11, 2017
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
The short working visit produced the predictable statements on Bishkek's commitment to fight the "three evils."
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
December 31, 2016
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
Here's wishing the Asia-Pacific a happy and prosperous new year. Watch these issues in the coming year.
12 Asian Geopolitical Trends and Events From 2016 That'll Matter in 2017
Hybrid Warfare in the South China Sea: The United States’ ‘Little Grey (Un)Men'
December 31, 2016
Hybrid Warfare in the South China Sea: The United States’ ‘Little Grey (Un)Men'
Unmanned systems are ideal for hybrid/political warfare, and UUVs are the newest sharks in the water.
Hybrid Warfare in the South China Sea: The United States’ ‘Little Grey (Un)Men'
Bush Gave China Permanent Normal Trade Relations Status With the US 15 Years Ago. What Did That Change?
December 28, 2016
Bush Gave China Permanent Normal Trade Relations Status With the US 15 Years Ago. What Did That Change?
Was the decision to grant PNTR to China a catastrophe or a driver of mutual prosperity?
Bush Gave China Permanent Normal Trade Relations Status With the US 15 Years Ago. What Did That Change?
Asia’s 2016 Winners and Losers
December 27, 2016
Asia’s 2016 Winners and Losers
Pacific Money hands out some presents to the political winners and losers across the Asia-Pacific in 2016.
Asia’s 2016 Winners and Losers
Terry Branstad, Xi Jinping's 'Old Friend', to Be Trump's Ambassador to China
December 07, 2016
Terry Branstad, Xi Jinping's 'Old Friend', to Be Trump's Ambassador to China
What does Trump's selection of the Iowa governor suggest about his planned China policy?
Terry Branstad, Xi Jinping's 'Old Friend', to Be Trump's Ambassador to China
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