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The 73rd General Assembly and Asia
October 02, 2018
The 73rd General Assembly and Asia
Trump and China, India and Pakistan, Mahathir Mohamad, North Korea, and more: the 2018 UNGA reviewed.
The 73rd General Assembly and Asia
The Damage Is Done: Trump and the Asia-Pacific
September 14, 2018
The Damage Is Done: Trump and the Asia-Pacific
The president’s successor will need to offer a path forward that addresses our current self-serving American approach.
The Damage Is Done: Trump and the Asia-Pacific
A Declaration to End the Korean War Matters: 3 Steps to Moving Forward
September 14, 2018
A Declaration to End the Korean War Matters: 3 Steps to Moving Forward
Seoul and Washington don't see the end-of-war declaration the same way. That has implications for diplomacy with North Korea.
A Declaration to End the Korean War Matters: 3 Steps to Moving Forward
Making Sense of the August Fizzle in the US-North Korea Negotiations
August 28, 2018
Making Sense of the August Fizzle in the US-North Korea Negotiations
U.S.-North Korea diplomacy is at an impasse. Will September produce a breakthrough or a collapse?
Making Sense of the August Fizzle in the US-North Korea Negotiations
North Korea Has the Trump Administration All Figured Out
August 22, 2018
North Korea Has the Trump Administration All Figured Out
Pyongyang is working to decouple Trump from his deputies.
North Korea Has the Trump Administration All Figured Out
Making Sense of North Korea's New Dismantlement Activity at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station
July 24, 2018
Making Sense of North Korea's New Dismantlement Activity at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station
What can be said about North Korea following through with a seeming concession out of the Singapore summit?
Making Sense of North Korea's New Dismantlement Activity at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station
North Korea Talks: Getting Around the Sequencing Problem
July 07, 2018
North Korea Talks: Getting Around the Sequencing Problem
The sequencing problem requires coordination between the U.S., China, and Korea to pressure meaningful steps from Kim.
North Korea Talks: Getting Around the Sequencing Problem
The US-China Trade War
May 27, 2018
The US-China Trade War
A simple plan: action, confusion, and retreat
The US-China Trade War
John Bolton Enters the Trump Administration: What to Expect
March 23, 2018
John Bolton Enters the Trump Administration: What to Expect
John Bolton could unleash and enable Trump's worst instincts on foreign policy.
John Bolton Enters the Trump Administration: What to Expect
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
January 18, 2018
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
A narrative of power, without persuasion
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
China – A Reluctant Global Power
November 16, 2017
China – A Reluctant Global Power
Trump has created a global power vacuum. Is Beijing ready to fill it?
China – A Reluctant Global Power
APEC 2017: Why Trump’s Presidency Is an 'Enormous Gift' to China
November 11, 2017
APEC 2017: Why Trump’s Presidency Is an 'Enormous Gift' to China
Trump once again pitches ‘America First’ at the APEC summit, while China's president calls for further cooperation.
APEC 2017: Why Trump’s Presidency Is an 'Enormous Gift' to China
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
November 09, 2017
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
How did Trump's first-ever presidential trip to U.S. allies Japan and South Korea go?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
What Trump Left Out of His Afghanistan Strategy: China
September 15, 2017
What Trump Left Out of His Afghanistan Strategy: China
Trump's vision of U.S. strategy in Afghanistan came off as myopic, ignoring a role for other regional powers.
What Trump Left Out of His Afghanistan Strategy: China
Trump's New Afghanistan Strategy: An Afghan View
August 22, 2017
Trump's New Afghanistan Strategy: An Afghan View
Trump's new strategy for Afghanistan hits many of the notes that Afghans would have liked to hear.
Trump's New Afghanistan Strategy: An Afghan View
U.S. Ratification of the Law of the Sea Convention
May 24, 2017
U.S. Ratification of the Law of the Sea Convention
Measuring the raison d'État in the Trump era.
U.S. Ratification of the Law of the Sea Convention
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