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India to Launch 2nd Strategic Nuclear Sub by End of 2017
October 18, 2017
India to Launch 2nd Strategic Nuclear Sub by End of 2017
India’s second ballistic nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine will be likely launched this November or December.
India to Launch 2nd Strategic Nuclear Sub by End of 2017
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
October 18, 2017
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
City-state holds first-ever large-scale exercise there amid rising terror threat.
Singapore Holds Terror Drills in Changi Airport
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
October 18, 2017
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
Aid is yet another sign of Beijing’s growing ties with Manila in the Duterte era.
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
The Politics of Religious Exclusion in Pakistan
October 18, 2017
The Politics of Religious Exclusion in Pakistan
What does the continued persecution of Ahmadi Muslims in Pakistan say about politics and religion in the country?
The Politics of Religious Exclusion in Pakistan
What China Can Learn from Its First 18 Party Congresses
October 18, 2017
What China Can Learn from Its First 18 Party Congresses
Chinese Communist Party Congresses have not been smooth or regular occurrences over the last 96 years.
What China Can Learn from Its First 18 Party Congresses
Kyrgyz Election Brings High Expectations, but Mixed Results for Voters
October 18, 2017
Kyrgyz Election Brings High Expectations, but Mixed Results for Voters
As some voters celebrate the conclusion of the vote, others vent frustration with government pressure and broken systems.
Kyrgyz Election Brings High Expectations, but Mixed Results for Voters
What a 25-Fold Increase in Turkmen Water Prices Will Mean
October 18, 2017
What a 25-Fold Increase in Turkmen Water Prices Will Mean
Ashgabat is ditching water subsidies, with the savings to be directed into the country's energy sector.
What a 25-Fold Increase in Turkmen Water Prices Will Mean
South Korea: Induction of New Battle Tank Delayed By 3 Years
October 17, 2017
South Korea: Induction of New Battle Tank Delayed By 3 Years
The production of additional K2 main battle tanks has been delayed by three years due to technical issues.
South Korea: Induction of New Battle Tank Delayed By 3 Years
Russia’s Navy to Get 10 Upgraded Sub-Killer Helicopters Per Year
October 17, 2017
Russia’s Navy to Get 10 Upgraded Sub-Killer Helicopters Per Year
The Russian Navy is expected to receive over 40 upgraded anti-submarine warfare helicopters in the coming years.
Russia’s Navy to Get 10 Upgraded Sub-Killer Helicopters Per Year
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
October 17, 2017
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
Putting pressure on Aung San Suu Kyi could endanger her bargain with the military, but a system that allows ethnic cleansing may not be worth saving.
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
China on Edge Amid 19th Party Congress
October 17, 2017
China on Edge Amid 19th Party Congress
Chinese citizens are experiencing a high level of social control as the important event gets underway.
China on Edge Amid 19th Party Congress
China's Lobbying Against the Taiwan Travel Act Backfires
October 17, 2017
China's Lobbying Against the Taiwan Travel Act Backfires
Despite China’s threat, the US House Foreign Affairs Committee passed the Taiwan Travel Act unanimously.
China's Lobbying Against the Taiwan Travel Act Backfires
The Case Against Nukes in South Korea
October 17, 2017
The Case Against Nukes in South Korea
Nuclear weapons aren't a solution to growing South Korean doubts about U.S. resolve and commitment.
The Case Against Nukes in South Korea
A Wide-Ranging Agenda: What Trump's First Asia-Pacific Tour Means
October 17, 2017
A Wide-Ranging Agenda: What Trump's First Asia-Pacific Tour Means
Will the administration unveil a new strategy for the Asia-Pacific during Trump's Asia trip?
A Wide-Ranging Agenda: What Trump's First Asia-Pacific Tour Means
EU, Tajikistan Hold Human Rights Dialogue, Say Almost Nothing
October 17, 2017
EU, Tajikistan Hold Human Rights Dialogue, Say Almost Nothing
The dialogue was "open and honest" and meaningless.
EU, Tajikistan Hold Human Rights Dialogue, Say Almost Nothing
US Navy Christens Most Advanced Attack Sub Ever
October 17, 2017
US Navy Christens Most Advanced Attack Sub Ever
The U.S. Navy’s newest Virginia-class nuclear attack submarine was christened on October 14.
US Navy Christens Most Advanced Attack Sub Ever
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