Assessing ASEAN's Place in the Asian Security Landscape
August 15, 2015
Assessing ASEAN's Place in the Asian Security Landscape
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss ASEAN's role in the present Asian security landscape.
Assessing ASEAN's Place in the Asian Security Landscape
Sri Lanka's Political Future Arrives at a Crossroads
August 14, 2015
Sri Lanka's Political Future Arrives at a Crossroads
Will Sri Lanka chose a return to corruption, misrule, and near-authoritarianism?
Sri Lanka's Political Future Arrives at a Crossroads
The ‘Unfinished War’ Against Sri Lanka’s Tamils
July 28, 2015
The ‘Unfinished War’ Against Sri Lanka’s Tamils
A new report details torture and sexual abuses in Sri Lanka -- in the post-war period.
The ‘Unfinished War’ Against Sri Lanka’s Tamils
Is This Country the Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter’s First Customer?
June 24, 2015
Is This Country the Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter’s First Customer?
The mystery continues: one media source claims that the JF-17 has been sold, another denies it.
Is This Country the Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter’s First Customer?
Start of a US-Sri Lanka 'Reset'?
May 04, 2015
Start of a US-Sri Lanka 'Reset'?
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visits Sri Lanka, bringing reassurances.
Start of a US-Sri Lanka 'Reset'?
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
April 30, 2015
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
Is the Obama administration too eager to embrace Sri Lanka’s new government?
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
China’s Maritime Silk Road Gamble
April 22, 2015
China’s Maritime Silk Road Gamble
The MSR is designed to pacify neighboring countries threatened by China’s territorial claims, but will it work?
China’s Maritime Silk Road Gamble
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
April 14, 2015
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
What has Sri Lanka's Maithripala Sirisena manage to achieve in his first three months in office?
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
Sri Lanka to Set Up War Crimes Inquiry
March 13, 2015
Sri Lanka to Set Up War Crimes Inquiry
Sri Lanka's president has vowed to set up a war crimes inquiry, sensitive to the "opinions" of UN officials.
Sri Lanka to Set Up War Crimes Inquiry
With UN War Crimes Report Delay, Sri Lanka Must Deliver on Post-War Accountability
February 18, 2015
With UN War Crimes Report Delay, Sri Lanka Must Deliver on Post-War Accountability
The Sri Lankan government has successfully bid for a delay in the release of a U.N. HRC report on alleged war crimes.
With UN War Crimes Report Delay, Sri Lanka Must Deliver on Post-War Accountability
Sri Lanka to Go Ahead With Chinese Port Project
February 07, 2015
Sri Lanka to Go Ahead With Chinese Port Project
Contrary to the new Sri Lankan government's pre-election posturing, plans for Chinese projects in Sri Lanka remain on track.
Sri Lanka to Go Ahead With Chinese Port Project
Sri Lanka Sacks Military Governor in Tamil-Majority North
January 16, 2015
Sri Lanka Sacks Military Governor in Tamil-Majority North
Sri Lanka has replaced the ex-military governor of the country's Tamil-majority north with a civilian.
Sri Lanka Sacks Military Governor in Tamil-Majority North
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
January 14, 2015
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
Maithripala Sirisena's ascent presents an historic opportunity for democratic rejuvenation in Sri Lanka.
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
Sri Lanka Imposes Foreigner Travel Restrictions to Northern Province
October 24, 2014
Sri Lanka Imposes Foreigner Travel Restrictions to Northern Province
Sri Lanka may be concerned that human rights investigators could pose as tourists.
Sri Lanka Imposes Foreigner Travel Restrictions to Northern Province
China Pushes 'Maritime Silk Road' in South, Southeast Asia
September 17, 2014
China Pushes 'Maritime Silk Road' in South, Southeast Asia
The MSR is embraced by Sri Lanka and the Maldives, but may hit a snag over South China Sea tensions.
China Pushes 'Maritime Silk Road' in South, Southeast Asia
China Courts Sri Lanka
September 16, 2014
China Courts Sri Lanka
China and Sri Lanka will conclude over 20 agreements during Xi Jinping's visit to Colombo.
China Courts Sri Lanka
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