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Asia Counts Flood Costs
November 02, 2011
Asia Counts Flood Costs
Southeast Asia is counting the costs of devastating floods. But simple changes could have saved hundreds of lives.
Asia Counts Flood Costs
Why Taiwan Needs APEC
November 01, 2011
Why Taiwan Needs APEC
APEC is one of the few international organizations where Taiwan has a voice. It needs it now more than ever.
Why Taiwan Needs APEC
A New Space Race?
November 01, 2011
A New Space Race?
The U.S. should be wary about seeing space as an opportunity to counter China militarily, says Andrew Erickson.
A New Space Race?
Panned in Cannes?
October 31, 2011
Panned in Cannes?
G-20 leaders are meeting this week in Cannes. Europe’s economic crisis is expected to be high on the agenda.
Panned in Cannes?
Attack Exposes NATO Weakness
October 31, 2011
Attack Exposes NATO Weakness
A suicide attack in Kabul underscores the continued strength of insurgent forces in Afghanistan.
Attack Exposes NATO Weakness
Reenacting the Bali Bombings
October 31, 2011
Reenacting the Bali Bombings
Umar Patek has been back in Bali to help reenact events leading up to the 2002 Bali Bombing.
Reenacting the Bali Bombings
China's Big Space Step
October 28, 2011
China's Big Space Step
Plans for the launch of an unmanned spacecraft mark a further big step towards China’s own space station.
China's Big Space Step
Panetta Reassures Japan
October 28, 2011
Panetta Reassures Japan
US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has been keen to reassure key allies like Japan in his first official Asia trip.
Panetta Reassures Japan
Enough of the Dog Meat Myths
October 28, 2011
Enough of the Dog Meat Myths
Too many Westerners insist on focusing on the weirdness of Chinese cuisine. It has the taint of colonialism.
Enough of the Dog Meat Myths
Vietnam War's Sting Lingers
October 27, 2011
Vietnam War's Sting Lingers
Vietnam’s treatment of ethnic Chinese after the war is undermining a rapprochement with Australia.
Vietnam War's Sting Lingers
Phantom Incident Dangers
October 27, 2011
Phantom Incident Dangers
A supposed naval encounter between China and India likely never happened. It may be dangerous assuming it did.
Phantom Incident Dangers
Finding China's Moral Compass
October 27, 2011
Finding China's Moral Compass
A debate is raging about morality in China. The government’s new TV guidance is unlikely to help much.
Finding China's Moral Compass
Oxygen Problems Hit F-22
October 26, 2011
Oxygen Problems Hit F-22
The US Air Force is having problems with its stealth fighter. It’s a headache for its plans in the Asia-Pacific.
Oxygen Problems Hit F-22
October 25, 2011
Malaysia, Maids and the Lash
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s deal to get Indonesian maids back in the country will be popular.
Malaysia, Maids and the Lash
US-Style Emissions a 'Disaster'
October 25, 2011
US-Style Emissions a 'Disaster'
A top Chinese economic official says it would be a disaster if China’s per capita emissions were like the US.
US-Style Emissions a 'Disaster'
Cuts Loom Over US Subs
October 25, 2011
Cuts Loom Over US Subs
The US has a sizable lead over other nations with its submarine force. Will budget cuts eventually undermine this?
Cuts Loom Over US Subs
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