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What Does Trump Mean When Alluding to a North Korean 'Missile Test' Freeze?
March 12, 2018
What Does Trump Mean When Alluding to a North Korean 'Missile Test' Freeze?
The Trump administration should sweat the details on North Korea's ballistic missile testing freeze assurances.
What Does Trump Mean When Alluding to a North Korean 'Missile Test' Freeze?
8 Questions the Trump Administration Must Answer Before the Summit With Kim Jong-un
March 10, 2018
8 Questions the Trump Administration Must Answer Before the Summit With Kim Jong-un
The Trump administration must prepare for a historic summit.
8 Questions the Trump Administration Must Answer Before the Summit With Kim Jong-un
Tillerson Slams Chinese Financial Practices in Africa
March 08, 2018
Tillerson Slams Chinese Financial Practices in Africa
Before his own trip, the U.S. secretary of state accused China of causing “dependency” through “predatory loans.”
Tillerson Slams Chinese Financial Practices in Africa
US, South Korea to Negotiate Alliance Cost-Sharing
March 06, 2018
US, South Korea to Negotiate Alliance Cost-Sharing
The talks for a new SMA come at a sensitive time for the alliance.
US, South Korea to Negotiate Alliance Cost-Sharing
US-China Trade Relations: Impending Trade War?   
March 05, 2018
US-China Trade Relations: Impending Trade War?   
Insights from William Perry.
US-China Trade Relations: Impending Trade War?   
US-Philippines Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Submarine Visit
March 05, 2018
US-Philippines Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Submarine Visit
The visit is yet another testament to the active bilateral defense engagement between the two sides despite ongoing challenges.
US-Philippines Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Submarine Visit
US Paves Way for High-Level Exchanges With Taiwan
March 03, 2018
US Paves Way for High-Level Exchanges With Taiwan
The Taiwan Travel Act has passed the Senate, and now heads to Trump's desk for a signature.
US Paves Way for High-Level Exchanges With Taiwan
The Truth About US-China Competition in Cambodia
March 02, 2018
The Truth About US-China Competition in Cambodia
A closer look at the broader context for Phnom Penh’s shifting alignments as its domestic politics evolves.
The Truth About US-China Competition in Cambodia
China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs
March 01, 2018
China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs
Amid reports of imminent U.S. trade action against China, Liu He arrives to talk with U.S. officials.
China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
March 01, 2018
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
Insights from Jacopo Maria Pepe.
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
Exercise Cobra Gold Reflecting US Renewed Focus in Asia
February 28, 2018
Exercise Cobra Gold Reflecting US Renewed Focus in Asia
The Trump administration has demonstrated a willingness to engage Southeast Asian leaders of different stripes.
Exercise Cobra Gold Reflecting US Renewed Focus in Asia
Making Sense of Chinese Reactions to the US 2018 Nuclear Posture Review
February 27, 2018
Making Sense of Chinese Reactions to the US 2018 Nuclear Posture Review
How is the Trump administration's Nuclear Posture Review perceived in China?
Making Sense of Chinese Reactions to the US 2018 Nuclear Posture Review
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
February 24, 2018
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
Reports of new UAVs for Indonesia highlight Washington’s ongoing efforts to boost regional maritime security capabilities.
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
China’s Detention Law: CCP Curbs Courts  
February 21, 2018
China’s Detention Law: CCP Curbs Courts  
Insights from Stanley Lubman.
China’s Detention Law: CCP Curbs Courts  
Deepening the US-Indonesian Strategic Partnership
February 17, 2018
Deepening the US-Indonesian Strategic Partnership
Defense Secretary Mattis' recent visit to Indonesia was an important step forward.
Deepening the US-Indonesian Strategic Partnership
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
February 13, 2018
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
The United States must rethink its relationship with Latin America if it wants to respond to China's influence.
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
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