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Are Fears of a Chinese Port Facility on Manus Island Justified?
August 29, 2018
Are Fears of a Chinese Port Facility on Manus Island Justified?
Manus Island would be a strategic outpost for China, astride the western Pacific Ocean.
Are Fears of a Chinese Port Facility on Manus Island Justified?
Taking Stock of the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct Process
August 15, 2018
Taking Stock of the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct Process
What lies ahead for the South China Sea?
Taking Stock of the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct Process
China's Arctic Future: A Sea Change
July 18, 2018
China's Arctic Future: A Sea Change
China is increasingly more activist in the Arctic.
China's Arctic Future: A Sea Change
Japan and India Are Better Off Aligned Than Allied
July 02, 2018
Japan and India Are Better Off Aligned Than Allied
Both Japan and India may be best served by their existing alignment instead of pursuing an alliance.
Japan and India Are Better Off Aligned Than Allied
Kim Jong Un to Make Third Trip to China, One Week After Singapore Summit With Trump
June 19, 2018
Kim Jong Un to Make Third Trip to China, One Week After Singapore Summit With Trump
The North Korea leader will likely brief Chinese President Xi Jinping on the outcomes of the June 12 summit in Singapore.
Kim Jong Un to Make Third Trip to China, One Week After Singapore Summit With Trump
Tourism: China’s People Power Tool
June 19, 2018
Tourism: China’s People Power Tool
For Beijing, Chinese tourists are a simple yet powerful foreign policy tool.
Tourism: China’s People Power Tool
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
June 08, 2018
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
What is China's ultimate objective with the 16+1 process?
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
Reflections on the 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue: What's the Indo-Pacific Anyway?
June 07, 2018
Reflections on the 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue: What's the Indo-Pacific Anyway?
From the "Indo-Pacific" to the Korean Peninsula, what were the main themes and anxieties at the Shangri-La Dialogue?
Reflections on the 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue: What's the Indo-Pacific Anyway?
China’s Debtbook Diplomacy: How China is Turning Bad Loans into Strategic Investments
May 30, 2018
China’s Debtbook Diplomacy: How China is Turning Bad Loans into Strategic Investments
Belt and Road is not the Marshall Plan: it’s comprised of loans, not grants, and China expects a return for its money.
China’s Debtbook Diplomacy: How China is Turning Bad Loans into Strategic Investments
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
May 20, 2018
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
Why Malaysia’s China policy is unlikely to change, for now, despite the election shock.
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
Tokyo to Host 7th China-South Korea-Japan Trilateral Summit
May 02, 2018
Tokyo to Host 7th China-South Korea-Japan Trilateral Summit
The trilateral Northeast Asian summit will meet for the first time since 2015, with a focus on North Korea.
Tokyo to Host 7th China-South Korea-Japan Trilateral Summit
Beyond Wuhan: India Should Establish A New Framework for Engagement With China
May 01, 2018
Beyond Wuhan: India Should Establish A New Framework for Engagement With China
India should aim to establish a new and broader framework, or modus vivendi, in its engagement with China.
Beyond Wuhan: India Should Establish A New Framework for Engagement With China
Modi and Xi in Wuhan: Bringing Normalcy Back to the India-China Relationship
May 01, 2018
Modi and Xi in Wuhan: Bringing Normalcy Back to the India-China Relationship
Modi’s visit to China is a welcome first step in resetting relations, but India must remain wary of Chinese intentions.
Modi and Xi in Wuhan: Bringing Normalcy Back to the India-China Relationship
Modi Will Meet Xi For an Informal Summit: What's on the Agenda?
April 24, 2018
Modi Will Meet Xi For an Informal Summit: What's on the Agenda?
The Indian and Chinese leaders look to reset relations and confer on global issues.
Modi Will Meet Xi For an Informal Summit: What's on the Agenda?
Kim Jong-un's China Reset Continues With Senior CCP Official's Visit
April 16, 2018
Kim Jong-un's China Reset Continues With Senior CCP Official's Visit
The Chinese Communist Party's International Liaison Department head visited Pyongyang and met Kim Jong-un.
Kim Jong-un's China Reset Continues With Senior CCP Official's Visit
India and China Reduce the Temperature Ahead of High-Level Meetings
April 12, 2018
India and China Reduce the Temperature Ahead of High-Level Meetings
The complex relationship between New Delhi and Beijing is returning to its pre-Doklam equilibrium.
India and China Reduce the Temperature Ahead of High-Level Meetings
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