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Taliban Killed 33 Troops, Police in Helmand
March 26, 2019
Taliban Killed 33 Troops, Police in Helmand
Separately, a NATO airstrike reportedly killed 13, including 10 children, in northern Afghanistan.
Taliban Killed 33 Troops, Police in Helmand
When Tokyo and Seoul Fight, a Complacent Washington Loses
March 26, 2019
When Tokyo and Seoul Fight, a Complacent Washington Loses
Bickering between Seoul and Tokyo plays directly into the hands of Pyongyang and Beijing.
When Tokyo and Seoul Fight, a Complacent Washington Loses
Could Offensive Cyber Capabilities Tip India and Pakistan to War?
March 26, 2019
Could Offensive Cyber Capabilities Tip India and Pakistan to War?
The escalation risks in South Asia stemming from offensive cyber capabilities must be carefully considered.
Could Offensive Cyber Capabilities Tip India and Pakistan to War?
Some North Koreans Return to Inter-Korean Liaison Office After Abrupt Withdrawal
March 26, 2019
Some North Koreans Return to Inter-Korean Liaison Office After Abrupt Withdrawal
The partial re-staffing has South Korea hoping that the office – and inter-Korean reconciliation writ large – can continue.
Some North Koreans Return to Inter-Korean Liaison Office After Abrupt Withdrawal
Is Boxing's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Future on the Ropes?
March 26, 2019
Is Boxing's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Future on the Ropes?
Last week, AIBA President Gafur Rakhimov offered to step aside. This week, an IOC inquiry into the AIBA should get an update.
Is Boxing's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Future on the Ropes?
Europe's Divided Approach to China and Human Rights
March 25, 2019
Europe's Divided Approach to China and Human Rights
EU countries adopt widely divergent stances on human rights issues in their dealings with China.
Europe's Divided Approach to China and Human Rights
Japan to Develop Extended-Range Supersonic Air-to-Surface Missile
March 25, 2019
Japan to Develop Extended-Range Supersonic Air-to-Surface Missile
Japan is set to extend the range of its domestically designed and produced ASM-3 air-launched anti-ship missile.
Japan to Develop Extended-Range Supersonic Air-to-Surface Missile
China in Djibouti: The Power of Ports
March 25, 2019
China in Djibouti: The Power of Ports
Insights from Basil M. Karatzas.
China in Djibouti: The Power of Ports
Singapore-Germany Defense Ties in Focus with Military Exercise
March 25, 2019
Singapore-Germany Defense Ties in Focus with Military Exercise
Engagement highlights the security aspect of collaboration between the two countries.
Singapore-Germany Defense Ties in Focus with Military Exercise
What’s in the First Brunei-Myanmar Navy Vessel Visit?
March 25, 2019
What’s in the First Brunei-Myanmar Navy Vessel Visit?
A look at the wider significance of the defense interaction for the relationship.
What’s in the First Brunei-Myanmar Navy Vessel Visit?
Thailand 2019 Elections: Conflicting Claims as Final Result Wait Continues
March 25, 2019
Thailand 2019 Elections: Conflicting Claims as Final Result Wait Continues
Situation intensifies uncertainties about the result as well as the future prospects of the country.
Thailand 2019 Elections: Conflicting Claims as Final Result Wait Continues
Japan’s Olympic Committee Chief Retires Amid Corruption Probe
March 25, 2019
Japan’s Olympic Committee Chief Retires Amid Corruption Probe
The scandal-hit JOC chief will step down - despite denying any wrongdoing - after growing pressure to resign.
Japan’s Olympic Committee Chief Retires Amid Corruption Probe
Japan Scrambles Aircraft to Intercept 2 PLAAF Spy Planes in East China Sea
March 25, 2019
Japan Scrambles Aircraft to Intercept 2 PLAAF Spy Planes in East China Sea
This marks the first intercept of two Shaanxi Y-9J maritime patrol aircraft in 2019.
Japan Scrambles Aircraft to Intercept 2 PLAAF Spy Planes in East China Sea
Looking East: The Evolution of Pakistan-Malaysia Economic Ties
March 25, 2019
Looking East: The Evolution of Pakistan-Malaysia Economic Ties
Malaysia and Pakistan push their bilateral ties forward.
Looking East: The Evolution of Pakistan-Malaysia Economic Ties
5 Kings and 1 Queen: Who Are the Most Powerful State Leaders in India?
March 25, 2019
5 Kings and 1 Queen: Who Are the Most Powerful State Leaders in India?
Which of India’s chief ministers are really chief? And how should we measure this?
5 Kings and 1 Queen: Who Are the Most Powerful State Leaders in India?
Are the US and China About to Face off Over American Fighter Sales to Taiwan?
March 25, 2019
Are the US and China About to Face off Over American Fighter Sales to Taiwan?
If the Trump administration approves a recent request, it could set up a major crisis.
Are the US and China About to Face off Over American Fighter Sales to Taiwan?
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