June 07, 2012
Manila Takes on the Goliath
The Scarborough Shoal between the Philippines and China is still rumbling on. Can Manila come out on top?
May 30, 2012
Why Baghdad Talks Faltered
The talks over Iran’s nuclear program were a reminder of how big the gap is between and Tehran and the West.
May 23, 2012
How U.S. Must Adapt in Asia
If the U.S. wants to be the resident Pacific power then it needs to show greater commitment than it has done.
May 22, 2012
Should U.S. Scramble?
The idea that the U.S. can stand still as China rises is misplaced. Washington needs to show it can scramble.
May 21, 2012
How Denmark Sees Asia
Asia’s rise is an opportunity, not a threat, says Denmark’s ambassador to the U.S., Peter Taksøe-Jensen.
May 10, 2012
Asia-3 Key to Syria Crisis
If there is to be a lasting diplomatic solution to the Syria crisis it will need to involve China, Iran and Russia.
May 07, 2012
Beijing Under Siege?
Beijing is faced with a raft of policy challenges. What will the current leadership leave for the next this year?
May 04, 2012
How Australia Sees America (Pt II)
Washington Correspondent Eddie Walsh talks defense, diplomacy, and trade issues with Australia’s U.S. Ambassador.
May 02, 2012
Japan, India Edge Closer
There’s more to a Japan-India partnership than China. There are plenty of reasons for them to move closer.
May 01, 2012
Is U.S-China Distrust Inevitable?
Some argue mistrust between the U.S. and China stems from lack of awareness. Maybe they just don’t agree.
May 01, 2012
North Korea’s Resource Headache
North Korea has trillions of dollars worth of natural resources by some estimates. But could that be a curse?
April 27, 2012
Singapore’s Military Modernization
Singapore has the most technologically advanced military in ASEAN. But its defense planning needs a rethink.