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Vietnam Mass Protests Expose Hanoi’s China Dilemma
June 21, 2018
Vietnam Mass Protests Expose Hanoi’s China Dilemma
The protests highlight the difficulties in embracing Chinese investment while defending Vietnamese independence.
Vietnam Mass Protests Expose Hanoi’s China Dilemma
Afghanistan and India's Cricket Diplomacy
June 20, 2018
Afghanistan and India's Cricket Diplomacy
What a recent Test Match tells us about Afghan-Indian relations.
Afghanistan and India's Cricket Diplomacy
Leave No Man Behind: The Truth About the Mayaguez Incident 
June 19, 2018
Leave No Man Behind: The Truth About the Mayaguez Incident 
The last casualties of the final battle of the Vietnam War were 3 Marines left behind on Cambodia's Koh Tang Island.
Leave No Man Behind: The Truth About the Mayaguez Incident 
Putin on the Ritz in China
June 18, 2018
Putin on the Ritz in China
A peek under the glitz of Russian-Chinese bonhomie.
Putin on the Ritz in China
How the ‘Deep State’ Stopped a US President From Withdrawing US Troops From Korea
June 15, 2018
How the ‘Deep State’ Stopped a US President From Withdrawing US Troops From Korea
President Carter wanted to withdraw U.S. ground troops from the peninsula. The 'deep state' disagreed.
How the ‘Deep State’ Stopped a US President From Withdrawing US Troops From Korea
Singapore’s Granite Island
June 14, 2018
Singapore’s Granite Island
History and nature are both safeguarded in one of the city-state's rare green spaces.
Singapore’s Granite Island
How the US Is Indirectly Arming the Taliban
June 13, 2018
How the US Is Indirectly Arming the Taliban
Much of the Taliban’s armory comes from American equipment given to the Afghan military and police.
How the US Is Indirectly Arming the Taliban
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
June 13, 2018
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
Amid a changing geopolitical situation, India is turning its attention to the South Pacific.
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
Southeast Asia's Environmental Report Card
June 11, 2018
Southeast Asia's Environmental Report Card
Grading the Southeast Asian states on their environmental efforts so far this year.
Southeast Asia's Environmental Report Card
All You Need to Know About China's New Stealth Destroyer
June 08, 2018
All You Need to Know About China's New Stealth Destroyer
Addressing misconceptions about China's latest surface combatant, the Type 055 guided-missile destroyer.
All You Need to Know About China's New Stealth Destroyer
Indonesia’s Booming Tourism Industry
June 07, 2018
Indonesia’s Booming Tourism Industry
What growth in Indonesia's tourism sector tells us about Jokowi’s economic policies.
Indonesia’s Booming Tourism Industry
East Asia Comes to Europe
June 06, 2018
East Asia Comes to Europe
A tale of two suitors: Chinese and Japanese investments in Central and Eastern Europe.
East Asia Comes to Europe
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
June 06, 2018
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
The emerging U.S.-China trade war will make a China-Russia axis even more likely.
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
Why Is the US Deporting Protected Vietnamese Immigrants?
June 05, 2018
Why Is the US Deporting Protected Vietnamese Immigrants?
A 2008 agreement allowed Vietnamese who arrived pre-1995 to stay in the U.S. Not anymore.
Why Is the US Deporting Protected Vietnamese Immigrants?
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
June 04, 2018
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
Bangladesh’s cities are awash with red methamphetamine pills that come in from Myanmar.
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
Mindanao’s Insurgencies Take an Explosive Turn
June 01, 2018
Mindanao’s Insurgencies Take an Explosive Turn
Under rising pressure from the military, Mindanao’s armed groups are increasingly turning to IEDs.
Mindanao’s Insurgencies Take an Explosive Turn
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