American Cowboys in Kyrgyzstan
September 07, 2016
American Cowboys in Kyrgyzstan
“Let’s go play a game we’ve never played, in a language we don’t understand, where you could possibly die."
American Cowboys in Kyrgyzstan
Little Progress on THAAD as Park, Xi Meet on G20 Sidelines
September 05, 2016
Little Progress on THAAD as Park, Xi Meet on G20 Sidelines
Xi and Park reiterated their views on THAAD, but didn't appear to forge a path toward understanding.
Little Progress on THAAD as Park, Xi Meet on G20 Sidelines
A New Day for US-Central Asia Relations?
August 04, 2016
A New Day for US-Central Asia Relations?
Washington needs to clarify how new C5+1 projects either build on or differ from previous endeavors.
A New Day for US-Central Asia Relations?
US and EU Separatist Groups to Gather on Moscow’s Dime
July 26, 2016
US and EU Separatist Groups to Gather on Moscow’s Dime
The upcoming conference will feature guests from Catalonia and Texas, but no Chechens or Uyghurs.
US and EU Separatist Groups to Gather on Moscow’s Dime
Donald Trump’s Whataboutism
July 22, 2016
Donald Trump’s Whataboutism
If the US waits for utopia to argue in favor of liberty abroad, it will never happen.
Donald Trump’s Whataboutism
A Complete Guide to the Upcoming South China Sea International Law Verdict
July 09, 2016
A Complete Guide to the Upcoming South China Sea International Law Verdict
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss the upcoming verdict in Philippines v. China.
A Complete Guide to the Upcoming South China Sea International Law Verdict
Two US Aircraft Carriers Launch Joint Exercises Off Philippines Ahead of South China Sea Verdict
June 21, 2016
Two US Aircraft Carriers Launch Joint Exercises Off Philippines Ahead of South China Sea Verdict
Coordinated operations kick off ahead of much-anticipated South China Sea verdict.
Two US Aircraft Carriers Launch Joint Exercises Off Philippines Ahead of South China Sea Verdict
US Aims to Increase Funding for Alternative Media Sources in Central Asia
June 16, 2016
US Aims to Increase Funding for Alternative Media Sources in Central Asia
The US State Department wants to counteract “Russia’s well-financed propaganda machine.”
US Aims to Increase Funding for Alternative Media Sources in Central Asia
In Afghanistan, Time to Wage War for Peace
June 01, 2016
In Afghanistan, Time to Wage War for Peace
With the Taliban leadership in transition, now is the time for the Afghan government to go on the offensive.
In Afghanistan, Time to Wage War for Peace
Why the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Is More Important Than TPP
January 30, 2016
Why the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Is More Important Than TPP
TTIP will be the West’s last, best opportunity to set global rules as the emerging markets continue to gain ground.
Why the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Is More Important Than TPP
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
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