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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
Why Is China Bullying Taiwan?
August 03, 2018
Why Is China Bullying Taiwan?
This goes beyond dislike for the DPP – it’s a long-term strategy from Beijing.
Why Is China Bullying Taiwan?
Hidden Spies: Countering the Chinese Intelligence Threat
August 03, 2018
Hidden Spies: Countering the Chinese Intelligence Threat
Painting every Chinese student as an intelligence threat is not the way to counter economic and industrial espionage.
Hidden Spies: Countering the Chinese Intelligence Threat
Reconceiving Taiwan as a Pacific Island Country
August 02, 2018
Reconceiving Taiwan as a Pacific Island Country
The claim “Taiwan has always been Chinese” is simply untrue and anachronistic.
Reconceiving Taiwan as a Pacific Island Country
US Makes Up Some Lost Diplomatic Ground Over South China Sea
July 31, 2018
US Makes Up Some Lost Diplomatic Ground Over South China Sea
After some setbacks, the U.S. is making progress in its diplomatic struggle with China. 
US Makes Up Some Lost Diplomatic Ground Over South China Sea
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy: Confronting the Economic Challenge
July 31, 2018
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy: Confronting the Economic Challenge
Though the administration has begun building out this aspect of its Asia strategy, much more remains to be done.
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy: Confronting the Economic Challenge
Why the US Needs to Smarten Up to Keep Its Edge on China
July 31, 2018
Why the US Needs to Smarten Up to Keep Its Edge on China
Despite the FBI chief’s recent warning about Chinese espionage, the U.S. government’s reaction could prove counterproductive.
Why the US Needs to Smarten Up to Keep Its Edge on China
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
July 31, 2018
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
Pakistan’s next prime minister wants to improve relations with Iran, but he may struggle.
Can Imran Khan Become Tehran's Man in Islamabad?
Is Japan Finally Turning Away From Coal?
July 28, 2018
Is Japan Finally Turning Away From Coal?
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank and Nippon Life start the race to move beyond coal in Asia.
Is Japan Finally Turning Away From Coal?
Imran Khan: Another Act in Pakistan’s Circus
July 27, 2018
Imran Khan: Another Act in Pakistan’s Circus
It wasn't Imran Khan who won the election. It was (as always) Pakistan's army.
Imran Khan: Another Act in Pakistan’s Circus
Taiwan Is Not a Bargaining Chip
July 26, 2018
Taiwan Is Not a Bargaining Chip
As Washington dials up pressure on Beijing, it should not view Taiwan simply as a lever in its diplomatic toolkit.
Taiwan Is Not a Bargaining Chip
Doing More Harm Than Good: International Election Aid to Cambodia
July 25, 2018
Doing More Harm Than Good: International Election Aid to Cambodia
International election aid to Cambodia will only lend legitimacy to a sham vote.
Doing More Harm Than Good: International Election Aid to Cambodia
National Ambitions Meet Local Opposition Along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
July 24, 2018
National Ambitions Meet Local Opposition Along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
Pakistan's central government is all-in on CPEC. But at key points, local communities are resisting.
National Ambitions Meet Local Opposition Along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
Amid the Election Fanfare, How Are Pakistan’s Minorities Faring?
July 21, 2018
Amid the Election Fanfare, How Are Pakistan’s Minorities Faring?
The role of minorities in 21st century Pakistan and the issues they face has been absent from public discourse.
Amid the Election Fanfare, How Are Pakistan’s Minorities Faring?
Why the Pakistan Army Is Vying to Influence the General Elections
July 20, 2018
Why the Pakistan Army Is Vying to Influence the General Elections
The upcoming election is about more than Nawaz Sharif – or even Pakistani democracy.
Why the Pakistan Army Is Vying to Influence the General Elections
Afghanistan’s Success Story? Its Young Leaders
July 20, 2018
Afghanistan’s Success Story? Its Young Leaders
Afghanistan’s young leaders are uniquely prepared to move Afghanistan toward a better future.
Afghanistan’s Success Story? Its Young Leaders
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