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Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections
August 21, 2018
Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections
What the international community can do to influence change in Cambodia.
Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections
The Upcoming Inter-Korean Summit Raises the Stakes for Moon Jae-in
August 20, 2018
The Upcoming Inter-Korean Summit Raises the Stakes for Moon Jae-in
The talks will have deep implications for the trajectory of this year’s remarkable turn towards diplomatic engagement with North Korea.
The Upcoming Inter-Korean Summit Raises the Stakes for Moon Jae-in
Uyghurs’ Present Is the Future for Most Chinese
August 18, 2018
Uyghurs’ Present Is the Future for Most Chinese
Even Chinese overseas are not exempt from Beijing’s constant control.
Uyghurs’ Present Is the Future for Most Chinese
The Dark Side of the China Dream: Erasing Ethnic Identity
August 17, 2018
The Dark Side of the China Dream: Erasing Ethnic Identity
The CCP wants to forge a strong nation by ruthlessly eliminating differences of culture, religion and ethnicity.
The Dark Side of the China Dream: Erasing Ethnic Identity
The South China Sea: Freedom of Overflight or ‘Unlawful Activities’?
August 16, 2018
The South China Sea: Freedom of Overflight or ‘Unlawful Activities’?
A critique of recent U.S. military reconnaissance activities in South China Sea from the Chinese perspective.
The South China Sea: Freedom of Overflight or ‘Unlawful Activities’?
13 Years of Peace Without Justice or Truth in Aceh
August 15, 2018
13 Years of Peace Without Justice or Truth in Aceh
There may be peace in Aceh, but truth and justice remain elusive.
13 Years of Peace Without Justice or Truth in Aceh
The Government of Bangladesh Needs to Stop Silencing Its Citizens
August 14, 2018
The Government of Bangladesh Needs to Stop Silencing Its Citizens
Bangladeshi citizens deserve to be heard and the government needs to accept responsibility for its failures.
The Government of Bangladesh Needs to Stop Silencing Its Citizens
Why Xi Jinping Thought Is a Threat to China's Future
August 14, 2018
Why Xi Jinping Thought Is a Threat to China's Future
China's institutional infrastructure is weaker than it might appear at first glance.
Why Xi Jinping Thought Is a Threat to China's Future
The Battle for Ghazni: A Wake-Up Call?
August 14, 2018
The Battle for Ghazni: A Wake-Up Call?
Kunduz, Lashkar Gah, and now Ghazni. Which Afghan city will be next?
The Battle for Ghazni: A Wake-Up Call?
Dealing with an Ambiguous World Order, from China to the United States
August 10, 2018
Dealing with an Ambiguous World Order, from China to the United States
How to think about a world order in flux.
Dealing with an Ambiguous World Order, from China to the United States
Where Pessimism Is Realism: The Korean Peninsula
August 09, 2018
Where Pessimism Is Realism: The Korean Peninsula
When it comes to denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, pessimism is realism.
Where Pessimism Is Realism: The Korean Peninsula
Diaoyu Islands Dispute: A Chinese Perspective
August 08, 2018
Diaoyu Islands Dispute: A Chinese Perspective
A view from China on the treaties that apply to the territorial dispute between China and Japan.
Diaoyu Islands Dispute: A Chinese Perspective
Pompeo's $113 Gambit to Preserve Asia's Status Quo: Necessary, But Not Sufficient
August 07, 2018
Pompeo's $113 Gambit to Preserve Asia's Status Quo: Necessary, But Not Sufficient
Don't fall into the trap of comparing apples to oranges.
Pompeo's $113 Gambit to Preserve Asia's Status Quo: Necessary, But Not Sufficient
How China and India Can Help Secure the Peace in Afghanistan
August 07, 2018
How China and India Can Help Secure the Peace in Afghanistan
Afghans consider both China and India to be trustworthy neighbors. Together, they can help ensure Afghanistan's future.
How China and India Can Help Secure the Peace in Afghanistan
Maintaining the International Order in Asian Seas
August 06, 2018
Maintaining the International Order in Asian Seas
Why international law is the basis for settling maritime disputes.
Maintaining the International Order in Asian Seas
China’s South China Sea Project Must Not Succeed
August 06, 2018
China’s South China Sea Project Must Not Succeed
The international community shouldn’t quietly let China ignore the 2016 decision.
China’s South China Sea Project Must Not Succeed
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