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The Unfolding Mekong Development Disaster
April 01, 2018
The Unfolding Mekong Development Disaster
How China’s grand strategy for the Mekong impacts the river, and the countries downstream.
The Unfolding Mekong Development Disaster
Inside the Minds of Afghanistan’s Commandos
April 01, 2018
Inside the Minds of Afghanistan’s Commandos
It’s said Afghanistan’s special forces have never lost a battle, but what do they think of the war?
Inside the Minds of Afghanistan’s Commandos
Are China’s Soldiers Psychologically Fit for Modern Wars?
April 01, 2018
Are China’s Soldiers Psychologically Fit for Modern Wars?
An investigation of the state of mental health, and mental health services, in the People’s Liberation Army.
Are China’s Soldiers Psychologically Fit for Modern Wars?
What North Korea Tells Its People
April 01, 2018
What North Korea Tells Its People
What does the North Korean government want its citizens to think about recent diplomatic efforts?
What North Korea Tells Its People
Explaining the Origins of Conservative Pakistani Criticisms of Malala Yousafzai
March 31, 2018
Explaining the Origins of Conservative Pakistani Criticisms of Malala Yousafzai
Why does Pakistan’s mainstream love to hate Malala?
Explaining the Origins of Conservative Pakistani Criticisms of Malala Yousafzai
US Pacific Partnership 2018 Moves to Southeast Asia
March 31, 2018
US Pacific Partnership 2018 Moves to Southeast Asia
Asia’s largest annual multilateral HADR exercise kicked off this year’s iteration of its subregional engagements with a move to Indonesia this week.
US Pacific Partnership 2018 Moves to Southeast Asia
A Season of North Korea Summits: The View from Beijing and Seoul
March 31, 2018
A Season of North Korea Summits: The View from Beijing and Seoul
With a flurry of summits on the schedule, how do China and South Korea view North Korean diplomacy and the U.S. position?
A Season of North Korea Summits: The View from Beijing and Seoul
Will Malaysia’s Upcoming Election Put Chinese Investments at Risk?
March 31, 2018
Will Malaysia’s Upcoming Election Put Chinese Investments at Risk?
How much do Chinese investors need to worry about Malaysia’s next election?
Will Malaysia’s Upcoming Election Put Chinese Investments at Risk?
How China’s New Stealth Fighter Could Soon Surpass the US F-22 Raptor
March 30, 2018
How China’s New Stealth Fighter Could Soon Surpass the US F-22 Raptor
The J-20’s rapidly evolving combat capabilities could make it a world leading aerial warfare platform.
How China’s New Stealth Fighter Could Soon Surpass the US F-22 Raptor
What to Make of Recurring Fears of Jihadism in Southern Thailand?
March 30, 2018
What to Make of Recurring Fears of Jihadism in Southern Thailand?
Ending the local conflict should be a priority, lest the status quo change significantly.
What to Make of Recurring Fears of Jihadism in Southern Thailand?
Russia’s Strategic Rocket Force Tests Ejection of Deadly Sarmat Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
March 30, 2018
Russia’s Strategic Rocket Force Tests Ejection of Deadly Sarmat Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
Russia just tested its powerful RS-28 Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile.
Russia’s Strategic Rocket Force Tests Ejection of Deadly Sarmat Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
PACER Plus, Minus Tonga
March 30, 2018
PACER Plus, Minus Tonga
Tonga joins Papua New Guinea and Fiji as a non-signatory to PACER Plus -- can the agreement survive without them?
PACER Plus, Minus Tonga
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
March 30, 2018
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
As neither China nor Pakistan could afford the failure of the CPEC, local mistrust should be a serious concern.
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: The Uyghur Challenge and the Chinese Security Model
Date Set for the Next Step in Dialogue Between North and South Korea
March 30, 2018
Date Set for the Next Step in Dialogue Between North and South Korea
The Inter-Korean Summit is to be held on April 27.
Date Set for the Next Step in Dialogue Between North and South Korea
Russia’s Unhappy Energy Marriage with China
March 30, 2018
Russia’s Unhappy Energy Marriage with China
With all the quiet chaos beneath the surface in Moscow, Beijing seems poised to benefit.
Russia’s Unhappy Energy Marriage with China
Coming to Foal Eagle 2018: US Marine Corps' Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group
March 30, 2018
Coming to Foal Eagle 2018: US Marine Corps' Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group
There won't be a carrier at this year's Foal Eagle exercise, but there will be an immensely well-equipped U.S. Navy Expeditionary Strike Group.
Coming to Foal Eagle 2018: US Marine Corps' Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group
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