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Is China Rethinking the Shenyang J-31 Fighter?
November 13, 2018
Is China Rethinking the Shenyang J-31 Fighter?
The Chinese military has been lukewarm about the J-31, concerned that its performance did not merit domestic acquisition.
Is China Rethinking the Shenyang J-31 Fighter?
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
November 12, 2018
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
It'll take more than a reconvened Diplomatic and Security Dialogue to get the U.S. and China off their current trajectory.
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
End the INF Treaty, But Don't Set Aside Arms Control Altogether in Asia
November 12, 2018
End the INF Treaty, But Don't Set Aside Arms Control Altogether in Asia
The INF Treaty may no longer suit U.S. interests, but that doesn't mean arms control has no place in Asia.
End the INF Treaty, But Don't Set Aside Arms Control Altogether in Asia
Exit Night, Enter Light: Lighting up North Korea
November 12, 2018
Exit Night, Enter Light: Lighting up North Korea
The promise of commercial nuclear energy may induce North Korea toward restraint.
Exit Night, Enter Light: Lighting up North Korea
The Afghanistan Conundrum: Russia’s Peace Plays and India’s Room for Maneuver
November 12, 2018
The Afghanistan Conundrum: Russia’s Peace Plays and India’s Room for Maneuver
Realities are changing in Afghanistan, and New Delhi must be nimble.
The Afghanistan Conundrum: Russia’s Peace Plays and India’s Room for Maneuver
Japan’s Forced Sterilization Victims Make Gains Toward Compensation and an Official Apology
November 11, 2018
Japan’s Forced Sterilization Victims Make Gains Toward Compensation and an Official Apology
A working group of parliamentarians devised a policy outline for compensating victims, but hurdles remain in the quest for justice.
Japan’s Forced Sterilization Victims Make Gains Toward Compensation and an Official Apology
100 Years on From World War I: Lessons on Great Power Competition in East Asia
November 11, 2018
100 Years on From World War I: Lessons on Great Power Competition in East Asia
It's best to avoid repeating the mistakes made in the past.
100 Years on From World War I: Lessons on Great Power Competition in East Asia
US Calls on China to Remove Missiles From South China Sea Artificial Islands
November 10, 2018
US Calls on China to Remove Missiles From South China Sea Artificial Islands
At the second U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue, the U.S. called on China to withdraw its missiles from the South China Sea.
US Calls on China to Remove Missiles From South China Sea Artificial Islands
For China, How Much Will the Outcome of the US Mid-Term Elections Matter?
November 10, 2018
For China, How Much Will the Outcome of the US Mid-Term Elections Matter?
There may be brief respite for Beijing, but long-term competition isn't going anywhere.
For China, How Much Will the Outcome of the US Mid-Term Elections Matter?
A Grim Reality for Internet Freedom in Asia
November 10, 2018
A Grim Reality for Internet Freedom in Asia
The region is a driving force behind annual declines at the global level.
A Grim Reality for Internet Freedom in Asia
Is China Fueling an East Asian Arms Race?
November 10, 2018
Is China Fueling an East Asian Arms Race?
China’s military technology and weapons development are a reality check for regional security.
Is China Fueling an East Asian Arms Race?
Why Is Transparency So Important for China’s Development Assistance?
November 10, 2018
Why Is Transparency So Important for China’s Development Assistance?
The lack of transparency only given strength to China’s critics and tied its own hands.
Why Is Transparency So Important for China’s Development Assistance?
What Does the 1992 Consensus Mean to Citizens in Taiwan?
November 10, 2018
What Does the 1992 Consensus Mean to Citizens in Taiwan?
Hint: it’s not what either Taiwan or China think it means.
What Does the 1992 Consensus Mean to Citizens in Taiwan?
Explaining the Proliferation of China’s Drones
November 10, 2018
Explaining the Proliferation of China’s Drones
Chinese armed drones have been operated or ordered by 17 countries.
Explaining the Proliferation of China’s Drones
What Is Next for South Korea's Official Online Petition Channel?
November 10, 2018
What Is Next for South Korea's Official Online Petition Channel?
More than a year after its unveiling, it's time to evaluate the Moon administration's online petition system.
What Is Next for South Korea's Official Online Petition Channel?
No, English is Not a Threat to Bahasa Indonesia
November 10, 2018
No, English is Not a Threat to Bahasa Indonesia
Speaking other languages, especially English, is indispensable for Indonesia if it wants to better improve its economy.
No, English is Not a Threat to Bahasa Indonesia
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