Security Can Russia Still Be a Dependable ‘Sheriff’ for Eurasia? By Janko Šćepanović | September 30, 2022
After Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, its role as a security guarantor for Central Asia and the Caucasus is in serious doubt.
Society Anti-Korean Sentiment Simmers in Japan By Cristian Martini Grimaldi | September 29, 2022
Alongside rising tensions between their governments, ethnic Koreans living in Japan face daily discrimination and bullying.
Economy Pakistan’s Vicious IMF Cycle By Kunwar Khuldune Shahid | September 28, 2022
Governments come and go, but Pakistan's economic woes – and its love/hate relationship with the IMF – remain constant.
Economy Russia’s Energy Game in Asia By Francesco Sassi | September 27, 2022
The consistency and reliability of Asian buyers of Russian oil, LNG, and coal are the most important factor granting Moscow strategic space in the face of Western mobilization.
Politics The End of Senior Politics in China By Zhuoran Li | September 26, 2022
Xi Jinping is the first leader since 1978 not to be constrained by powerful elders in the CCP.