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Taiwan, US Get Down to the Business of Defense
May 16, 2018
Taiwan, US Get Down to the Business of Defense
A recent forum, held in Taiwan for the first time, deepened defense industry links -- much to China's dismay.
Taiwan, US Get Down to the Business of Defense
Will Railways Bridge the Gap Between the 2 Koreas?
May 16, 2018
Will Railways Bridge the Gap Between the 2 Koreas?
As part of an ongoing thaw, North and South Korea are exploring new railway connection options.
Will Railways Bridge the Gap Between the 2 Koreas?
Trump-Kim Meeting Is Set. What Now For Japan?
May 16, 2018
Trump-Kim Meeting Is Set. What Now For Japan?
Japan's singular focus on the abductee issue is marginalizing Tokyo in the current round of North Korea diplomacy.
Trump-Kim Meeting Is Set. What Now For Japan?
Uzbekistan: A Reforming Dictatorship Will Test US Foreign Policy
May 16, 2018
Uzbekistan: A Reforming Dictatorship Will Test US Foreign Policy
There will be rough patches ahead in Uzbekistan’s reform mission, Washington must focus on the long game.
Uzbekistan: A Reforming Dictatorship Will Test US Foreign Policy
What’s Next for Malaysia-China Relations After the 2018 Elections?
May 16, 2018
What’s Next for Malaysia-China Relations After the 2018 Elections?
A closer look at how bilateral ties will likely shape up under the new government in the coming years.
What’s Next for Malaysia-China Relations After the 2018 Elections?
North Korea Cancels High-level Inter-Korean Meeting, Threatens US Summit Cancellation, Over US-ROK Exercises
May 16, 2018
North Korea Cancels High-level Inter-Korean Meeting, Threatens US Summit Cancellation, Over US-ROK Exercises
North Korea unexpectedly cancelled a high-level inter-Korean summit, throwing recent diplomatic rapprochement into question.
North Korea Cancels High-level Inter-Korean Meeting, Threatens US Summit Cancellation, Over US-ROK Exercises
Defense Visit Puts Vietnam-Laos Military Ties Into Focus
May 16, 2018
Defense Visit Puts Vietnam-Laos Military Ties Into Focus
A recent defense interaction has once again highlighted the collaboration underway.
Defense Visit Puts Vietnam-Laos Military Ties Into Focus
Timor-Leste Finally Has a Government. Now What?
May 16, 2018
Timor-Leste Finally Has a Government. Now What?
The victorious coalition was face an uphill battle in delivering on campaign promises.
Timor-Leste Finally Has a Government. Now What?
Lawfare Waged by the Hong Kong Government Is Crushing the Hopes of Democrats
May 15, 2018
Lawfare Waged by the Hong Kong Government Is Crushing the Hopes of Democrats
In Hong Kong, the law is being used to intimidate opponents, disqualify lawmakers, and limit freedom of expression.
Lawfare Waged by the Hong Kong Government Is Crushing the Hopes of Democrats
The Beginning of a Political Doi Moi? Takeaways From the VCP’s Seventh Plenum
May 15, 2018
The Beginning of a Political Doi Moi? Takeaways From the VCP’s Seventh Plenum
The Vietnam Communist Party steps up efforts to reform its inner workings.
The Beginning of a Political Doi Moi? Takeaways From the VCP’s Seventh Plenum
What Does Malaysia’s Earthquake Election Mean for Democracy in Southeast Asia?
May 15, 2018
What Does Malaysia’s Earthquake Election Mean for Democracy in Southeast Asia?
The outcome was a rare positive note for the subregion where democracy has been suffering over the past few years.
What Does Malaysia’s Earthquake Election Mean for Democracy in Southeast Asia?
How Will Erdogan’s Recent Visit to Uzbekistan Enhance Turkish-Uzbek Cooperation?
May 15, 2018
How Will Erdogan’s Recent Visit to Uzbekistan Enhance Turkish-Uzbek Cooperation?
After a cold snap in bilateral relations, Tashkent and Ankara seem set for warmer relations.
How Will Erdogan’s Recent Visit to Uzbekistan Enhance Turkish-Uzbek Cooperation?
For Asia's Sustainable Development, Regional Governments Must Take Taxation Seriously
May 15, 2018
For Asia's Sustainable Development, Regional Governments Must Take Taxation Seriously
'Tax' can't continue to be a hated word in Asia; the region's future depends on sound fiscal health.
For Asia's Sustainable Development, Regional Governments Must Take Taxation Seriously
Cascades of Violence Across South Asia
May 15, 2018
Cascades of Violence Across South Asia
Exploring and explaining how violence -- both criminal and political -- begets more violence.
Cascades of Violence Across South Asia
Uzbek Officials Discuss Human Rights in Washington
May 15, 2018
Uzbek Officials Discuss Human Rights in Washington
A few years ago such a panel -- seating a human rights researcher next to an Uzbek official -- would have been unthinkable.
Uzbek Officials Discuss Human Rights in Washington
Fighting Inequality in Asia and the Pacific
May 15, 2018
Fighting Inequality in Asia and the Pacific
The region’s remarkable economic success story belies a widening gap between rich and poor.
Fighting Inequality in Asia and the Pacific
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