Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
Southeast Asia
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
Cambodia needs to step up its foreign policy, if it is to play a more active role in the region.
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
Demystifying India’s Volte-Face on Pakistan
South Asia
Demystifying India’s Volte-Face on Pakistan
India appears to be waiting for Pakistan to blink on Kashmir.
Demystifying India’s Volte-Face on Pakistan
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
Central Asia | East Asia
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
The rules adopted for the SCO are revealing of Beijing’s attitude towards international law in general.
China Forging International Law: The SCO Experience
US and Vietnam Should Tread Carefully on Relations
Southeast Asia
US and Vietnam Should Tread Carefully on Relations
While a strategic relationship makes sense on paper, both sides should temper their expectations.
US and Vietnam Should Tread Carefully on Relations
Modi, Japan and Diplomatic Balancing
South Asia
Modi, Japan and Diplomatic Balancing
Fresh from an effusive visit to Japan, Modi now needs to balance New Delhi’s relations with Tokyo and Beijing.
Modi, Japan and Diplomatic Balancing
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
Southeast Asia
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
In balancing its relations with China and India, Myanmar is continuing a well-established practice.
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
Reassurance and Resolve: Saving US-China Relations
August 26, 2014
Reassurance and Resolve: Saving US-China Relations
A blueprint to getting US-China relations back on track.
Reassurance and Resolve: Saving US-China Relations
Iran Looks East, China Pivots West
Central Asia
Iran Looks East, China Pivots West
The two countries need each other, in a relationship that seems unlikely to be derailed soon.
Iran Looks East, China Pivots West
South Korea’s Limited Options for Engaging Pyongyang
East Asia
South Korea’s Limited Options for Engaging Pyongyang
Between UN sanctions and Pyongyang’s survival instincts, Seoul has fewer carrots to offer Pyongyang.
South Korea’s Limited Options for Engaging Pyongyang
Pope Francis: Modest Diplomatic Gains in Asia
August 20, 2014
Pope Francis: Modest Diplomatic Gains in Asia
The diplomatic breakthroughs were small but steady during the pope's first visit to the region.
Pope Francis: Modest Diplomatic Gains in Asia
India’s Quest for Energy in Central Asia
South Asia
India’s Quest for Energy in Central Asia
Modi has an opportunity to make inroads into the energy-rich region, but will need some clever diplomacy.
India’s Quest for Energy in Central Asia
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
August 15, 2014
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
The US today could draw some useful lessons for its Asia policy from the administration of President Gerald Ford.
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
Will Sanctions Stymie Russia’s Resurgence in Central Asia?
Central Asia
Will Sanctions Stymie Russia’s Resurgence in Central Asia?
Moscow’s projects in the region are coming unglued just as the West steps up sanctions over the Ukraine crisis.
Will Sanctions Stymie Russia’s Resurgence in Central Asia?
Can China Legitimate Its Would-Be Hegemony in Asia?
East Asia
Can China Legitimate Its Would-Be Hegemony in Asia?
It may dominate the region, but would Chinese hegemony be something more than despotism?
Can China Legitimate Its Would-Be Hegemony in Asia?
Narendra Modi's Foreign Policy Goals
South Asia
Narendra Modi's Foreign Policy Goals
Video: Sadanand Dhume on Modi's foreign policy goals and India's relationships with China, Russia, and the U.S.
Narendra Modi's Foreign Policy Goals
A US-Vietnam Alliance? Not So Fast.
Southeast Asia
A US-Vietnam Alliance? Not So Fast.
Expectations that Hanoi will enter Washington’s embrace appear unrealistic as the pro-Chinese camp prevails in Vietnam.
A US-Vietnam Alliance? Not So Fast.
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