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An Identity Crisis for South Korea's Opposition
December 31, 2015
An Identity Crisis for South Korea's Opposition
A high-profile defection highlights the way personal politics stifle Korean democracy.
An Identity Crisis for South Korea's Opposition
The Comfort Women Agreement: A Win for Traditional Diplomacy
December 31, 2015
The Comfort Women Agreement: A Win for Traditional Diplomacy
The resolution achieved by South Korea and Japan was a good day for diplomacy.
The Comfort Women Agreement: A Win for Traditional Diplomacy
The Sikkim Anniversary
December 31, 2015
The Sikkim Anniversary
Forty years after joining India, Sikkim continues to trouble Sino-Indian relations.
The Sikkim Anniversary
Tajikistan’s Islamic Disunity on Display at Islamic Unity Conference
December 31, 2015
Tajikistan’s Islamic Disunity on Display at Islamic Unity Conference
Bet the between-session chatter was awkward.
Tajikistan’s Islamic Disunity on Display at Islamic Unity Conference
Top North Korean Official Dies in Car Crash
December 31, 2015
Top North Korean Official Dies in Car Crash
The death of Kim Yang-gon will affect Pyongyang's relations with its neighbors, China and South Korea.
Top North Korean Official Dies in Car Crash
7 Events of Geopolitical Consequence to Anticipate in Asia in Early 2016
December 31, 2015
7 Events of Geopolitical Consequence to Anticipate in Asia in Early 2016
2016 will kick off with a bang. Here's what you need to keep an eye on early in the new year.
7 Events of Geopolitical Consequence to Anticipate in Asia in Early 2016
Between Bullying and Flattery: A Theory on Chinese Politics
December 31, 2015
Between Bullying and Flattery: A Theory on Chinese Politics
Whether bullying or flattering the top leader, China's bureaucracy always has its own interests at heart.
Between Bullying and Flattery: A Theory on Chinese Politics
Philippines to (Finally) Join China's Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
December 31, 2015
Philippines to (Finally) Join China's Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
After months of debate, Manila will become the last founding member of the AIIB.
Philippines to (Finally) Join China's Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
A Year of 'Elections' in Central Asia
December 31, 2015
A Year of 'Elections' in Central Asia
You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.
A Year of 'Elections' in Central Asia
CPEC: A Bad Deal for the Baloch People?
December 30, 2015
CPEC: A Bad Deal for the Baloch People?
The people of Balochistan are suspicious of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.
CPEC: A Bad Deal for the Baloch People?
China's Nuclear Power Debate
December 30, 2015
China's Nuclear Power Debate
Is nuclear power the answer to China's clean energy quest?
China's Nuclear Power Debate
 Colombo’s Military Build-Up: A Strategy of Deterrence
December 30, 2015
Colombo’s Military Build-Up: A Strategy of Deterrence
What might explain the recent increase in defense spending?
Colombo’s Military Build-Up: A Strategy of Deterrence
Can South Asia Make Nice in 2016?
December 30, 2015
Can South Asia Make Nice in 2016?
This month has seen yet another attempt at repairing fractious relationships.
Can South Asia Make Nice in 2016?
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Enters Into Force: What Next?
December 30, 2015
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Enters Into Force: What Next?
The AIIB's Articles of Agreement entered into force, taking the China-led development bank one step closer to operational status.
China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Enters Into Force: What Next?
Sending a Message: Nepal's Prime Minister Will Visit China Before India
December 30, 2015
Sending a Message: Nepal's Prime Minister Will Visit China Before India
Nepal's prime minister, Khadga Prasad Oli, may be taking the country away from India and toward China.
Sending a Message: Nepal's Prime Minister Will Visit China Before India
China's First Stealth Fighter Is About to Enter Production
December 30, 2015
China's First Stealth Fighter Is About to Enter Production
Chinese media reports suggest the J-20 is ready for production, ahead of schedule.
China's First Stealth Fighter Is About to Enter Production
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