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A New Cold War With Russia Forces Japan to Choose Sides
April 23, 2018
A New Cold War With Russia Forces Japan to Choose Sides
How long can Japan keep up its balancing act between Russia and the West?
A New Cold War With Russia Forces Japan to Choose Sides
Trouble in Paradise: A Chinese Occupation in Tahiti
April 20, 2018
Trouble in Paradise: A Chinese Occupation in Tahiti
Questions surround the Chinese consulate’s illegal occupation in French Polynesia.
Trouble in Paradise: A Chinese Occupation in Tahiti
The Rape That Shook India
April 19, 2018
The Rape That Shook India
The rape and murder of an 8-year-old sparked protests across the country, starting in Jammu & Kashmir.
The Rape That Shook India
Sumatra's Magic Mountains
April 18, 2018
Sumatra's Magic Mountains
In Sumatra, animism lingers alongside Islam. That combination could be wildlife's best chance for survival.
Sumatra's Magic Mountains
CPEC's Environmental Toll
April 18, 2018
CPEC's Environmental Toll
China is bringing coal power to Pakistan, and Pakistanis will pay the environmental price.
CPEC's Environmental Toll
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
April 17, 2018
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
China's struggles with multiculturalism and race issues will hinder its soft power overseas.
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
Bangladesh’s Students Back on the Streets in Protest
April 14, 2018
Bangladesh’s Students Back on the Streets in Protest
Over the last week, Bangladesh saw intense student unrest over quotas in government jobs.
Bangladesh’s Students Back on the Streets in Protest
Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered
April 13, 2018
Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered
In his final stronghold, the Khmer Rouge leader is remembered differently.
Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered
Ring Of Fire: Tremors and Eruptions in the US-China Trade War
April 12, 2018
Ring Of Fire: Tremors and Eruptions in the US-China Trade War
Threats and counterthreats may well produce losers all round.
Ring Of Fire: Tremors and Eruptions in the US-China Trade War
Hawaii: Facing North Korea With the Aloha Spirit
April 11, 2018
Hawaii: Facing North Korea With the Aloha Spirit
In the face of nuclear war, people in Hawaii embrace the potential for peace.
Hawaii: Facing North Korea With the Aloha Spirit
Was Buddha a Feminist?
April 11, 2018
Was Buddha a Feminist?
The first fully ordained Thai female monk in the Theravada tradition caused a controversy that continues 15 years later.
Was Buddha a Feminist?
Resetting India-Nepal Relations
April 10, 2018
Resetting India-Nepal Relations
In his first visit to India, Nepal's prime minister focused on the economy rather than thorny political issues.
Resetting India-Nepal Relations
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
April 10, 2018
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
China is developing a nuclear-capable air-launched ballistic missile, likely based off the DF-21.
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
Afghan-Pakistani Cross-Border Terrorism Cuts Both Ways
April 09, 2018
Afghan-Pakistani Cross-Border Terrorism Cuts Both Ways
Exploring on-the-ground reports of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan presence in Afghanistan.
Afghan-Pakistani Cross-Border Terrorism Cuts Both Ways
Is the US Suffering a ‘War Gap’?
April 06, 2018
Is the US Suffering a ‘War Gap’?
Why American decision-makers continue to fail to understand the true nature of military conflict.
Is the US Suffering a ‘War Gap’?
Corruption in Thailand: Running in Place
April 05, 2018
Corruption in Thailand: Running in Place
The military junta, despite promises, has made little progress in weeding out corruption.
Corruption in Thailand: Running in Place
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