2015: The Year US-China Relations Went Public
December 23, 2015
2015: The Year US-China Relations Went Public
2015 was the year longstanding tensions went public, in no small part due to changes in U.S. policy.
2015: The Year US-China Relations Went Public
Why Post-WWII Reconciliation Failed in East Asia
December 19, 2015
Why Post-WWII Reconciliation Failed in East Asia
The legacy of the war endures, impacting modern regional relations.
Why Post-WWII Reconciliation Failed in East Asia
The US, China and an Abundance of Cyber-Caution
December 11, 2015
The US, China and an Abundance of Cyber-Caution
Is restraint the chief characteristic of conflict in the cyber-age?
The US, China and an Abundance of Cyber-Caution
The Lessons of Pearl Harbor: Fear Itself, Then and Now
December 08, 2015
The Lessons of Pearl Harbor: Fear Itself, Then and Now
Remembering the dual legacy of December 7, 1941.
The Lessons of Pearl Harbor: Fear Itself, Then and Now
What You Should be Thankful for in US–China Relations
November 25, 2015
What You Should be Thankful for in US–China Relations
From managing conflicting strategic interests to developing stability-enhancing modes of communication and cooperation.
What You Should be Thankful for in US–China Relations
Fact Check: Sputnik Says US is Pivoting to Central Asia
November 05, 2015
Fact Check: Sputnik Says US is Pivoting to Central Asia
Parsing through Russian propaganda so you don’t have to.
Fact Check: Sputnik Says US is Pivoting to Central Asia
Why Is a Kazakh Bank Suing a New York Developer?
October 16, 2015
Why Is a Kazakh Bank Suing a New York Developer?
Kazakhstan’s BTA Bank and the city of Almaty are suing a New York real estate developer, claiming he helped launder money.
Why Is a Kazakh Bank Suing a New York Developer?
Russia’s Pacific Paradise
October 15, 2015
Russia’s Pacific Paradise
In 1815, a German, on behalf of the Russian-American Company, tried to conquer Hawaii in the name of the Tsar.
Russia’s Pacific Paradise
America Finally Speaks Out About the Crushing of Tajik Opposition
October 02, 2015
America Finally Speaks Out About the Crushing of Tajik Opposition
After months of silence, Washington has issued a statement about Tajikistan.
America Finally Speaks Out About the Crushing of Tajik Opposition
Is the World Paying Attention to Afghanistan Anymore?
September 28, 2015
Is the World Paying Attention to Afghanistan Anymore?
The U.S., China, and Afghanistan held a high-level meeting in New York City ahead of the UN General Assembly debate.
Is the World Paying Attention to Afghanistan Anymore?
Why Opacity Is Asia's Biggest Military Threat
September 19, 2015
Why Opacity Is Asia's Biggest Military Threat
The region's lack of transparency increases the risk of conflict everywhere.
Why Opacity Is Asia's Biggest Military Threat
Donald Trump's Asia Policy Would be a Disaster
September 11, 2015
Donald Trump's Asia Policy Would be a Disaster
The candidate's approach to the region is hardly a recipe for American 'greatness.'
Donald Trump's Asia Policy Would be a Disaster
Was Nuclear Weapon Use in Hiroshima <em>Really</em> a Turning Point in World War 2?
August 06, 2015
Was Nuclear Weapon Use in Hiroshima Really a Turning Point in World War 2?
Bombing Hiroshima and Nagasaki did little to convince Japanese leaders to end the war.
Was Nuclear Weapon Use in Hiroshima Really a Turning Point in World War 2?
US Public Opinion on China: A New Low?
August 06, 2015
US Public Opinion on China: A New Low?
Are increased tensions between the two countries the 'new normal'?
US Public Opinion on China: A New Low?
Uzbek Refugee Facing Terrorism Charges In the US
August 05, 2015
Uzbek Refugee Facing Terrorism Charges In the US
Fazliddin Kurbanov, arrested in 2013, is about halfway through his trial in Idaho.
Uzbek Refugee Facing Terrorism Charges In the US
A Deal of Great Consequence
August 03, 2015
A Deal of Great Consequence
The nuclear accord with Iran is a deal with potentially profound consequences.
A Deal of Great Consequence
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