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Rohingya Crisis Demands Australian Leadership on Human Rights
March 20, 2018
Rohingya Crisis Demands Australian Leadership on Human Rights
Canberra is duty-bound to speak up on human rights, and must review its defense assistance to states that flout international law.
Rohingya Crisis Demands Australian Leadership on Human Rights
Why Did Duterte Chicken out of the ASEAN-Australia Summit?
March 10, 2018
Why Did Duterte Chicken out of the ASEAN-Australia Summit?
The strongman is clearly afraid of the scrutiny that might come from making the trip.
Why Did Duterte Chicken out of the ASEAN-Australia Summit?
How ASEAN Strongmen Use Legal Reform to Weaken Democracy
March 07, 2018
How ASEAN Strongmen Use Legal Reform to Weaken Democracy
Hun Sen and Rodrigo Duterte show that constitutional reform remains a favorite tool of the region's power-hungry leaders.
How ASEAN Strongmen Use Legal Reform to Weaken Democracy
Is ASEAN Doing Enough to Address Cybersecurity Risks?
March 06, 2018
Is ASEAN Doing Enough to Address Cybersecurity Risks?
Considering even just one sector -- power -- Southeast Asia has myriad cybersecurity challenges.
Is ASEAN Doing Enough to Address Cybersecurity Risks?
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
February 21, 2018
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
Looking east and south, New Delhi’s attention is finally turning to Southeast Asia.
India’s Role and China's Roads in the Indo-Pacific
What Does Indonesia’s Own Indo-Pacific Strategy Look Like?
February 08, 2018
What Does Indonesia’s Own Indo-Pacific Strategy Look Like?
The Southeast Asian state has advanced a version of the concept before, with some important differences.
What Does Indonesia’s Own Indo-Pacific Strategy Look Like?
Why Timor-Leste Is Still a Model for ASEAN
February 06, 2018
Why Timor-Leste Is Still a Model for ASEAN
Despite domestic challenges, the country remains one of the few hopeful stories in the region.
Why Timor-Leste Is Still a Model for ASEAN
ASEAN-India Convergence: The Geostrategic Realities
January 26, 2018
ASEAN-India Convergence: The Geostrategic Realities
The closer ties between the two sides are occurring in the context of wider regional changes.
ASEAN-India Convergence: The Geostrategic Realities
Is Promoting Human Rights in ASEAN an Impossible Task?
January 19, 2018
Is Promoting Human Rights in ASEAN an Impossible Task?
Developments in the region suggest that the goal remains far from becoming a reality anytime soon.
Is Promoting Human Rights in ASEAN an Impossible Task?
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
January 04, 2018
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
What are the issues and flashpoints that will come to define Asia in 2018?
Asian Geopolitics in 2018: What to Worry About and What to Expect
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Working-Level Quadrilateral Meeting on Regional Cooperation
November 13, 2017
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Working-Level Quadrilateral Meeting on Regional Cooperation
The 'Quad' is back.
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Working-Level Quadrilateral Meeting on Regional Cooperation
Trump Shifts Course, Will Attend East Asia Summit in Manila
November 06, 2017
Trump Shifts Course, Will Attend East Asia Summit in Manila
Trump decides to attend the entirety of the EAS after conversations with "fellow leaders."
Trump Shifts Course, Will Attend East Asia Summit in Manila
China and ASEAN Aim for First Joint Maritime Exercise
October 26, 2017
China and ASEAN Aim for First Joint Maritime Exercise
China has called for a joint maritime exercise with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations for years.
China and ASEAN Aim for First Joint Maritime Exercise
ASEAN Defense Meeting Puts Terrorism in the Spotlight
October 24, 2017
ASEAN Defense Meeting Puts Terrorism in the Spotlight
The battle against the Islamic State dominates the headlines in a wide-ranging agenda.
ASEAN Defense Meeting Puts Terrorism in the Spotlight
Trump Goes to Asia: Everything You Need to Know
October 18, 2017
Trump Goes to Asia: Everything You Need to Know
Donald Trump goes to Asia for the first time as president. What can we expect?
Trump Goes to Asia: Everything You Need to Know
What’s With the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Air Patrols?
October 13, 2017
What’s With the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Air Patrols?
A closer look at a much-anticipated step that finally kicked off this week.
What’s With the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Air Patrols?
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