China, Russia and the Tussle for Influence in Kazakhstan
Central Asia
China, Russia and the Tussle for Influence in Kazakhstan
The two powers are pursuing competing interests in Central Asia.
China, Russia and the Tussle for Influence in Kazakhstan
People-to-People Diplomacy in China-Japan Relations
East Asia
People-to-People Diplomacy in China-Japan Relations
With frosty relations at the highest levels, citizen exchange becomes all the more important.
People-to-People Diplomacy in China-Japan Relations
An Opportunity for Japan-Korea Ties?
East Asia
An Opportunity for Japan-Korea Ties?
Relations at the top remain prickly, but the two countries have a chance to work together on regional development.
An Opportunity for Japan-Korea Ties?
Modi's Trip and China’s Islands: The Battle for the Indian Ocean
March 11, 2015
Modi's Trip and China’s Islands: The Battle for the Indian Ocean
With his Indian Ocean tour, the PM aims to counter Chinese influence among small island nations.
Modi's Trip and China’s Islands: The Battle for the Indian Ocean
Netanyahu’s Faulty Case to the U.S. Congress
Central Asia
Netanyahu’s Faulty Case to the U.S. Congress
For the Israeli Prime Minister, compromise isn’t an option.
Netanyahu’s Faulty Case to the U.S. Congress
China and Russia vs. the United States?
March 02, 2015
China and Russia vs. the United States?
Just how likely are China and Russia to ally against the U.S.?
China and Russia vs. the United States?
Asia and the 2015 NPT Review Conference
March 02, 2015
Asia and the 2015 NPT Review Conference
Can the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Review Conference help prevent future crises from escalating?
Asia and the 2015 NPT Review Conference
The Rebalance in Southeast Asia: Not About Containment
February 27, 2015
The Rebalance in Southeast Asia: Not About Containment
Far from trying to “contain” China, the U.S. is focusing on a wide array of initiatives with regional actors.
The Rebalance in Southeast Asia: Not About Containment
U.S.-Pakistan Relations: Seeing Other People
South Asia
U.S.-Pakistan Relations: Seeing Other People
The bilateral relationship matters less now, and that may not be such a bad thing.
U.S.-Pakistan Relations: Seeing Other People
The Koreas, Diplomacy, and Regional Autonomy
East Asia
The Koreas, Diplomacy, and Regional Autonomy
The days of Korea as the geopolitical football of the region are long gone.
The Koreas, Diplomacy, and Regional Autonomy
A New Era for India-Sri Lanka Relations?
South Asia
A New Era for India-Sri Lanka Relations?
A recent visit has encouraged optimism, but India will struggle to counter China’s influence.
A New Era for India-Sri Lanka Relations?
Cambodia-Japan Relations: Beyond the East China Sea
Southeast Asia
Cambodia-Japan Relations: Beyond the East China Sea
Regional maritime disputes put Cambodia in an awkward spot. It must not take sides.
Cambodia-Japan Relations: Beyond the East China Sea
U.S.-China Relations: The Hypocrisy of Rules
February 22, 2015
U.S.-China Relations: The Hypocrisy of Rules
Both countries are selective in which rules-based regimes they choose to support.
U.S.-China Relations: The Hypocrisy of Rules
Singapore and the Asian Century
Southeast Asia
Singapore and the Asian Century
The city-state has a potentially vital role to play in the West’s engagement with Asia.
Singapore and the Asian Century
Moscow and Pyongyang: From Disdain to Partnership?
East Asia
Moscow and Pyongyang: From Disdain to Partnership?
Russian-North Korean relations have been on a roll during the past year, but may soon encounter roadblocks.
Moscow and Pyongyang: From Disdain to Partnership?
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
East Asia
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
Why do Beijing’s regional trade and transport plans worry so many people?
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
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