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Why North Korea Is Likely Planning a Satellite Launch in 2018
January 12, 2018
Why North Korea Is Likely Planning a Satellite Launch in 2018
It's certainly looking like Kim Jong-un may look to launch a new satellite or two in 2018.
Why North Korea Is Likely Planning a Satellite Launch in 2018
The Taiwan Strait After a Second Korean War
January 10, 2018
The Taiwan Strait After a Second Korean War
The end of the Kim regime would spell trouble for the Taiwan Strait.
The Taiwan Strait After a Second Korean War
What Does Zimbabwe’s Leadership Change Mean to China?
January 09, 2018
What Does Zimbabwe’s Leadership Change Mean to China?
With Mugabe gone, China will face a new set of challenges in Zimbabwe.
What Does Zimbabwe’s Leadership Change Mean to China?
When a North Korean Missile Accidentally Hit a North Korean City
January 03, 2018
When a North Korean Missile Accidentally Hit a North Korean City
Early last year, a North Korean IRBM crashed in a populated area. What does that tell us?
When a North Korean Missile Accidentally Hit a North Korean City
The Mysterious Death of a Chinese General
December 28, 2017
The Mysterious Death of a Chinese General
What Zhang Yang’s suicide reveals about Xi Jinping’s political situation.
The Mysterious Death of a Chinese General
Mongolia’s Modernizing Military  
December 27, 2017
Mongolia’s Modernizing Military  
Mongolia's military has an expanding role at home and abroad.
Mongolia’s Modernizing Military  
Japan, China, and the Strains of Historical Memory
December 26, 2017
Japan, China, and the Strains of Historical Memory
80 years after the Nanjing Massacre, historical issues continue to haunt China-Japan relations.
Japan, China, and the Strains of Historical Memory
'Dream Town': China's Charming Villages
December 20, 2017
'Dream Town': China's Charming Villages
The Chinese government is hoping branded, themed villages can revitalize the countryside.
'Dream Town': China's Charming Villages
A Secret Visit and Sino-Tibetan Dialogue
December 19, 2017
A Secret Visit and Sino-Tibetan Dialogue
Issues to consider while waiting for the Sino-Tibetan ‘Godot’.
A Secret Visit and Sino-Tibetan Dialogue
How the US Department of Energy Shapes North Korea Policy
December 18, 2017
How the US Department of Energy Shapes North Korea Policy
The DOE’s in-house intelligence agency specializes in monitoring nuclear proliferation.
How the US Department of Energy Shapes North Korea Policy
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
December 15, 2017
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
Prepare for a new and dangerous phase in international relations.
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
Is China's Era of Cheap Labor Really Over?
December 13, 2017
Is China's Era of Cheap Labor Really Over?
Chinese workers' wages may be rising, but official statistics don't tell the whole story.
Is China's Era of Cheap Labor Really Over?
China's Americanized Military
December 13, 2017
China's Americanized Military
The PLA is set to become the largest “American” military force to pose a threat to the U.S.
China's Americanized Military
Canada's Pivot to China Hits a Snag
December 11, 2017
Canada's Pivot to China Hits a Snag
Justin Trudeau’s call for a progressive trade deal falls flat in China.
Canada's Pivot to China Hits a Snag
The Hwasong-15: The Anatomy of North Korea's New ICBM
December 06, 2017
The Hwasong-15: The Anatomy of North Korea's New ICBM
Is the Hwasong-15 the apotheosis of North Korea's ballistic missile program?
The Hwasong-15: The Anatomy of North Korea's New ICBM
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
December 04, 2017
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
Beijing's attempts to push out migrant workers will have economic consequences.
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
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