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US Allies Aren’t Buying Its New Strategies to Confront China
February 05, 2018
US Allies Aren’t Buying Its New Strategies to Confront China
China presents many challenges, but bluff, bluster, and empty rhetoric will be seen for exactly what it is.
US Allies Aren’t Buying Its New Strategies to Confront China
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
February 04, 2018
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
China's questionable practices and laissez-faire attitude are buying it a reputation similar to the colonial powers that once tormented it.
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
What Groundhog Day Teaches Us About Nuclear Deterrence
February 03, 2018
What Groundhog Day Teaches Us About Nuclear Deterrence
The movie Groundhog Day teaches an important insight about the fragile underpinning of nuclear deterrence theory.
What Groundhog Day Teaches Us About Nuclear Deterrence
China Moves Toward Accountability for Overseas Financing
February 03, 2018
China Moves Toward Accountability for Overseas Financing
The implications for the billions of people touched by Chinese overseas investment are staggering.
China Moves Toward Accountability for Overseas Financing
The False Promise of South Korea’s Olympic Diplomacy
February 01, 2018
The False Promise of South Korea’s Olympic Diplomacy
The outreach is based on a false idea of national unity rather than an appreciation of the realities the country faces.
The False Promise of South Korea’s Olympic Diplomacy
The Strange and Sad Case of Gui Minhai
January 31, 2018
The Strange and Sad Case of Gui Minhai
Months after being released, Gui, a Swedish citizen, was abruptly arrested again.
The Strange and Sad Case of Gui Minhai
The South China Sea and the Decline of US Influence
January 31, 2018
The South China Sea and the Decline of US Influence
The United States' ability to sway Southeast Asian states to its side is waning.
The South China Sea and the Decline of US Influence
The Missing Piece in the World’s North Korea Strategy
January 30, 2018
The Missing Piece in the World’s North Korea Strategy
Pyongyang abuses the international financial system to fund its proliferation activities -- stopping this ought to be a priority.
The Missing Piece in the World’s North Korea Strategy
The Trouble With Kissinger's North Korea Advice
January 29, 2018
The Trouble With Kissinger's North Korea Advice
Kissinger is moving the goal posts on where the final red line is on North Korean behavior.
The Trouble With Kissinger's North Korea Advice
The News China Didn’t Want Reported in 2017
January 27, 2018
The News China Didn’t Want Reported in 2017
Leaked censorship directives hint at the regime’s priorities, but tighter controls have made them harder to obtain.
The News China Didn’t Want Reported in 2017
The US Should Not Be Rehabilitating Indonesia’s Abusive Special Forces
January 26, 2018
The US Should Not Be Rehabilitating Indonesia’s Abusive Special Forces
The Indonesian military’s past abuses should not be forgotten.
The US Should Not Be Rehabilitating Indonesia’s Abusive Special Forces
Trump Must Act Now on US-India Defense Relations
January 26, 2018
Trump Must Act Now on US-India Defense Relations
Realizing the full potential of the new Major Defense Partner status means acting now.
Trump Must Act Now on US-India Defense Relations
A Peaceful Afghanistan Key to Regional Connectivity in South and Central Asia
January 26, 2018
A Peaceful Afghanistan Key to Regional Connectivity in South and Central Asia
Afghanistan's security and prosperity depends on its neighbors, and vice versa.
A Peaceful Afghanistan Key to Regional Connectivity in South and Central Asia
How Myanmar's Peace Process Could Jeopardize Wildlife
January 25, 2018
How Myanmar's Peace Process Could Jeopardize Wildlife
A wildlife sanctuary is urgently needed in the Karen area of Myanmar.
How Myanmar's Peace Process Could Jeopardize Wildlife
China’s Grim Christmas Ritual: Imprisoning Dissidents
January 24, 2018
China’s Grim Christmas Ritual: Imprisoning Dissidents
Xie Yang was the latest activist to be sentenced during the Christmas holiday season.
China’s Grim Christmas Ritual: Imprisoning Dissidents
Chinese Hacking Against Taiwan: A Blessing for the United States?
January 23, 2018
Chinese Hacking Against Taiwan: A Blessing for the United States?
Is the the long-time threat of APTs to Taiwan a blessing in disguise?
Chinese Hacking Against Taiwan: A Blessing for the United States?
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