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What Did Narendra Modi's First Meeting With Donald Trump Reveal About US-India Ties?
June 28, 2017
What Did Narendra Modi's First Meeting With Donald Trump Reveal About US-India Ties?
U.S.-India relations show evidence of continuity into the Trump era. Will that last?
What Did Narendra Modi's First Meeting With Donald Trump Reveal About US-India Ties?
Modi Courts Trump With Flying Colors
June 27, 2017
Modi Courts Trump With Flying Colors
Once again, Modi proves his skeptics wrong.
Modi Courts Trump With Flying Colors
Reflections on the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue: Whither the Rules-Based Order in Asia?
June 09, 2017
Reflections on the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue: Whither the Rules-Based Order in Asia?
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran are back from the Shangri-La Dialogue with reflections.
Reflections on the 2017 Shangri-La Dialogue: Whither the Rules-Based Order in Asia?
What Mattis’ Shangri-La Dialogue Speech Revealed About Trump’s Asia Policy
June 06, 2017
What Mattis’ Shangri-La Dialogue Speech Revealed About Trump’s Asia Policy
The first major Asia defense policy address in the Trump era revealed where the new administration may be headed.
What Mattis’ Shangri-La Dialogue Speech Revealed About Trump’s Asia Policy
Trump’s Pivot to the Middle East and China's OBOR
May 25, 2017
Trump’s Pivot to the Middle East and China's OBOR
Trump's outreach to the Middle East cannot be divorced from China's own plans for the Middle East.
Trump’s Pivot to the Middle East and China's OBOR
5 Strategic Priorities in Afghanistan That Donald Trump Should Consider Before the NATO Summit
May 24, 2017
5 Strategic Priorities in Afghanistan That Donald Trump Should Consider Before the NATO Summit
ISIS expansion and the Taliban's new regional allies; these are the urgent tasks the U.S. must address in its strategy.
5 Strategic Priorities in Afghanistan That Donald Trump Should Consider Before the NATO Summit
Bipartisan Group of US Senators Call for South China Sea FONOPs
May 12, 2017
Bipartisan Group of US Senators Call for South China Sea FONOPs
U.S. lawmakers note a lack of attention by the Trump administration to the South China Sea.
Bipartisan Group of US Senators Call for South China Sea FONOPs
US China Envoy Likely to See Responsibilities Grow Asia-Wide
May 02, 2017
US China Envoy Likely to See Responsibilities Grow Asia-Wide
With a number of staffing holes in the administration, Terry Branstad may face a broader portfolio than he expected.
US China Envoy Likely to See Responsibilities Grow Asia-Wide
The Method in Trump's Supposed Madness
May 01, 2017
The Method in Trump's Supposed Madness
While the mainstream media frets about Trump's mixed messages, his style is achieving results.
The Method in Trump's Supposed Madness
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
April 28, 2017
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
Slowly but surely, Trump chips away at the foundations for reassurance in the U.S.-South Korea alliance.
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
Trump Makes China Great in Latin America
April 21, 2017
Trump Makes China Great in Latin America
Trump's approach to trade and foreign policy will only make more room for China in the Western hemisphere.
Trump Makes China Great in Latin America
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
April 20, 2017
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
The politics of credibility are complex and ephemeral.
Resolved: North Korea Needs More Resolve
South Asia's Reckoning With Global Alignments in the Trump Era
April 19, 2017
South Asia's Reckoning With Global Alignments in the Trump Era
U.S. foreign policy might not change, but the world has and will -- especially in South Asia.
South Asia's Reckoning With Global Alignments in the Trump Era
Trump’s Indonesia Challenge Begins With Pence Visit
April 15, 2017
Trump’s Indonesia Challenge Begins With Pence Visit
The administration must adroitly manage a relationship that risks coming under greater strain.
Trump’s Indonesia Challenge Begins With Pence Visit
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
April 01, 2017
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
We can expect a positive Xi-Trump summit in Florida, but uncertainties still lie ahead.
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
Trump’s Real ASEAN Test
March 30, 2017
Trump’s Real ASEAN Test
How the new administration should approach Southeast Asia and ASEAN.
Trump’s Real ASEAN Test
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