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Trump Opens 2018 With a Twitter Broadside Against Pakistan: What Does It Mean?
January 02, 2018
Trump Opens 2018 With a Twitter Broadside Against Pakistan: What Does It Mean?
The U.S. president unleashes on Pakistan in harsher terms than before. Is 2018 an inflection point for the relationship?
Trump Opens 2018 With a Twitter Broadside Against Pakistan: What Does It Mean?
Donald Trump’s National Security Strategy and Southeast Asia
December 28, 2017
Donald Trump’s National Security Strategy and Southeast Asia
Donald Trump’s National Security Strategy and Southeast Asia
Uyghur Biodata Collection in China
December 28, 2017
Uyghur Biodata Collection in China
Insights from Darren Byler.
Uyghur Biodata Collection in China
Don't Look to Trump's National Security Strategy for Hints on Where US Asia Policy Is Headed
December 27, 2017
Don't Look to Trump's National Security Strategy for Hints on Where US Asia Policy Is Headed
It does appear, though, that there's a path of confrontation ahead for the United States and China.
Don't Look to Trump's National Security Strategy for Hints on Where US Asia Policy Is Headed
The US National Security Strategy: Implications for the Indo-Pacific
December 21, 2017
The US National Security Strategy: Implications for the Indo-Pacific
The Trump administration makes clear the Indo-Pacific is at the top of its strategic agenda.
The US National Security Strategy: Implications for the Indo-Pacific
Trump Administration Nominates Experienced Diplomat for Top Asia Spot at US State Department
December 20, 2017
Trump Administration Nominates Experienced Diplomat for Top Asia Spot at US State Department
Susan Thornton, an experienced career diplomat, may become the United States' top Asia diplomat.
Trump Administration Nominates Experienced Diplomat for Top Asia Spot at US State Department
America's Overlooked Pacific Island Partners
December 19, 2017
America's Overlooked Pacific Island Partners
The U.S. is finally taking a more overt interest in the strategic importance of the Freely Associated States.
America's Overlooked Pacific Island Partners
China in Eastern Europe: Poland's Perspective
December 19, 2017
China in Eastern Europe: Poland's Perspective
Insights from Marcin Jaskuła.
China in Eastern Europe: Poland's Perspective
Getting Energy Right in US China Policy
December 14, 2017
Getting Energy Right in US China Policy
The U.S. energy sector will be central to any economic compromise or confrontation between Washington and Beijing.
Getting Energy Right in US China Policy
Rex Tillerson Wants Talk With North Korea 'Without Precondition'. So What?
December 13, 2017
Rex Tillerson Wants Talk With North Korea 'Without Precondition'. So What?
Tillerson simply lacks the credibility to communicate the Trump administration's preferred North Korea policy.
Rex Tillerson Wants Talk With North Korea 'Without Precondition'. So What?
China’s Digital Economy: E-Commerce Consumption Trends
December 12, 2017
China’s Digital Economy: E-Commerce Consumption Trends
Insights from Winston Wenyuan Ma.
China’s Digital Economy: E-Commerce Consumption Trends
George Kennan’s Other Long Telegram — About the Far East
December 05, 2017
George Kennan’s Other Long Telegram — About the Far East
The author of Cold War containment recommended U.S. retrenchment across the board in Asia.
George Kennan’s Other Long Telegram — About the Far East
China’s Media Market Competition
December 05, 2017
China’s Media Market Competition
Insights from Kecheng Fang.
China’s Media Market Competition
China’s Political Culture: Assessing ‘Xi Jinping Thought’
November 28, 2017
China’s Political Culture: Assessing ‘Xi Jinping Thought’
Insights from Chongyi Feng.
China’s Political Culture: Assessing ‘Xi Jinping Thought’
US, Malaysia Hold Military Exercise Tiger Strike 2017
November 22, 2017
US, Malaysia Hold Military Exercise Tiger Strike 2017
Both sides carried out another iteration of a key bilateral exercise focused on amphibious operations.
US, Malaysia Hold Military Exercise Tiger Strike 2017
What Tillerson’s Myanmar Visit Means
November 22, 2017
What Tillerson’s Myanmar Visit Means
Geopolitics beats out values as Tillerson treads softly on the Rohingya issue.
What Tillerson’s Myanmar Visit Means
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