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Xi Jinping and China's Return to One-Man Rule
March 15, 2018
Xi Jinping and China's Return to One-Man Rule
Throughout Chinese history, one-man rule has been the norm. The abolition of presidential term limits should not surprise anyone.
Xi Jinping and China's Return to One-Man Rule
What Will Mike Pompeo Bring to US-China Ties?
March 15, 2018
What Will Mike Pompeo Bring to US-China Ties?
In Mike Pompeo, Donald Trump has the enabler for his multifaceted China policy.
What Will Mike Pompeo Bring to US-China Ties?
The Trump-Kim Summit and the Truth About North Korean Denuclearization
March 15, 2018
The Trump-Kim Summit and the Truth About North Korean Denuclearization
The good, the bad, and the ugly about Trump's upcoming summit with Kim Jong-un.
The Trump-Kim Summit and the Truth About North Korean Denuclearization
Is Pompeo’s Appointment Making US Military Action in Asia More Likely?
March 14, 2018
Is Pompeo’s Appointment Making US Military Action in Asia More Likely?
The new Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is set to embrace more hawkish policies than his predecessor.
Is Pompeo’s Appointment Making US Military Action in Asia More Likely?
What My DNA Says About India’s History
March 14, 2018
What My DNA Says About India’s History
What a dive into the past, as told through genetics, can reveal about South Asia's history.
What My DNA Says About India’s History
Tillerson Is Out, But Let's Hope His North Korea Approach Sticks Around
March 14, 2018
Tillerson Is Out, But Let's Hope His North Korea Approach Sticks Around
What Trump can learn from Tillerson’s approach to North Korea.
Tillerson Is Out, But Let's Hope His North Korea Approach Sticks Around
Can the Quad Counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
March 14, 2018
Can the Quad Counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
For a number of reasons, a proposed plan is unlikely to ever materialize.
Can the Quad Counter China's Belt and Road Initiative?
Thinking the Unthinkable: Central Europe at War With North Korea
March 12, 2018
Thinking the Unthinkable: Central Europe at War With North Korea
The “soft” and “light” military capabilities of Central European armies could come in handy if war erupts on the Peninsula.
Thinking the Unthinkable: Central Europe at War With North Korea
Why Did Duterte Chicken out of the ASEAN-Australia Summit?
March 10, 2018
Why Did Duterte Chicken out of the ASEAN-Australia Summit?
The strongman is clearly afraid of the scrutiny that might come from making the trip.
Why Did Duterte Chicken out of the ASEAN-Australia Summit?
Bangladesh’s ‘Digital Island’ Brings Future to Nation’s Poorest
March 08, 2018
Bangladesh’s ‘Digital Island’ Brings Future to Nation’s Poorest
A remote, impoverished island is now a showcase for the government's Digital Bangladesh initiative.
Bangladesh’s ‘Digital Island’ Brings Future to Nation’s Poorest
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
March 08, 2018
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
Japan and the U.S. are two global leaders who must work side-by-side to spread peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region.
The Case for a New US-Japan Strategy: Why We Need a Free and Open Indo-Pacific
The Trouble With Talk of Kim Yo-Jong's 'Charm Offensive'
March 08, 2018
The Trouble With Talk of Kim Yo-Jong's 'Charm Offensive'
Media depictions of Kim Yo-Jong as a charming 'princess' reveal a larger bias against women in diplomacy.
The Trouble With Talk of Kim Yo-Jong's 'Charm Offensive'
Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China
March 08, 2018
Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China
The first step is for the U.S. to admit that China is a full-blown superpower.
Washington Must Own up to Superpower Competition With China
The Truth About Trump’s Trade Tariffs
March 07, 2018
The Truth About Trump’s Trade Tariffs
Both supporters and critics of the administration’s move could use a healthy dose of realism.
The Truth About Trump’s Trade Tariffs
Should We Believe North Korea Is Willing to Denuclearize?
March 07, 2018
Should We Believe North Korea Is Willing to Denuclearize?
Take the claim with a grain of salt -- until we know what Pyongyang wants in return.
Should We Believe North Korea Is Willing to Denuclearize?
Kim Jong-un's Winter Olympics Ruse
March 06, 2018
Kim Jong-un's Winter Olympics Ruse
Why Seoul and the international community should not fall for Kim Jong-un’s propaganda ploy.
Kim Jong-un's Winter Olympics Ruse
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