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Risky Business: South Korea's Secret Military Deal With UAE
March 01, 2018
Risky Business: South Korea's Secret Military Deal With UAE
The hidden military pact was meant to seal the UAE-ROK nuclear power plant deal.
Risky Business: South Korea's Secret Military Deal With UAE
Japan’s Belt and Road Puzzle, Decoded
February 28, 2018
Japan’s Belt and Road Puzzle, Decoded
Japan's support for the Belt and Road is contingent on shaping China into a responsible global player.
Japan’s Belt and Road Puzzle, Decoded
China-South Korea Relations: A Delicate Détente
February 27, 2018
China-South Korea Relations: A Delicate Détente
The thaw in relations is not going to last long.
China-South Korea Relations: A Delicate Détente
Taiwan's Vanishing History
February 22, 2018
Taiwan's Vanishing History
A cemetery’s destruction highlights Taiwan’s systemic lack of cultural preservation.
Taiwan's Vanishing History
Europe Ponders How to Curb China's High-Tech Buying Spree
February 16, 2018
Europe Ponders How to Curb China's High-Tech Buying Spree
Struggling to reconcile stark differences, the Commission’s push to level the playing field is unlikely to make a dent.
Europe Ponders How to Curb China's High-Tech Buying Spree
China’s AI Agenda Advances
February 14, 2018
China’s AI Agenda Advances
As China throws state support behind AI development, major Chinese technology companies will remain integral players.
China’s AI Agenda Advances
China Aims for the Moon – and Beyond
February 14, 2018
China Aims for the Moon – and Beyond
China’s space program, past, present, and future.
China Aims for the Moon – and Beyond
Pulling Back the Curtain on China’s Rocket Force
February 12, 2018
Pulling Back the Curtain on China’s Rocket Force
What can we learn about China's most secretive military branch by examining the career paths of its senior officers?
Pulling Back the Curtain on China’s Rocket Force
US North Korea Policy After the Olympics
February 10, 2018
US North Korea Policy After the Olympics
A closer look at Washington’s policy options after the likely expiry of the Winter Olympic truce.
US North Korea Policy After the Olympics
North Korea's Pre-Olympics Military Parade
February 09, 2018
North Korea's Pre-Olympics Military Parade
The parade mostly featured familiar missiles, but offered important insight into Kim Jong-un's ambition.
North Korea's Pre-Olympics Military Parade
Russia’s Objections to Japan’s Aegis Ashore Decision
February 07, 2018
Russia’s Objections to Japan’s Aegis Ashore Decision
A dubious Russian assumption is behind Moscow's opposition to the missile defense system.
Russia’s Objections to Japan’s Aegis Ashore Decision
Japan, China, and the Western Balkans
January 22, 2018
Japan, China, and the Western Balkans
Why Shinzo Abe visited Serbia on his recent tour of Eastern Europe.
Japan, China, and the Western Balkans
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
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