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What Makes America the Most Powerful State in Asia?
May 07, 2018
What Makes America the Most Powerful State in Asia?
In the Lowy Institute's Asia Power Index, Washington remains on top. But China isn't far behind.
What Makes America the Most Powerful State in Asia?
Making Sense of the Third Inter-Korean Summit: What It Means and What Comes Next
May 04, 2018
Making Sense of the Third Inter-Korean Summit: What It Means and What Comes Next
The historic third inter-Korean summit sets up an uncertain process ahead. What will become of the Korean Peninsula?
Making Sense of the Third Inter-Korean Summit: What It Means and What Comes Next
South Korea’s Strategy to Bring Peace to the Peninsula: Credit Trump
May 03, 2018
South Korea’s Strategy to Bring Peace to the Peninsula: Credit Trump
Trump enjoys flattery, so the South Koreans are flattering him into engaging North Korea diplomatically.
South Korea’s Strategy to Bring Peace to the Peninsula: Credit Trump
Why US-North Korea Talks Will Fail
May 01, 2018
Why US-North Korea Talks Will Fail
The most likely outcome is that we will essentially end up where we began.
Why US-North Korea Talks Will Fail
How Much Do the Panmunjom Agreements Matter?
April 30, 2018
How Much Do the Panmunjom Agreements Matter?
How impactful are the summit’s agreements and how will they influence the Trump-Kim summit?
How Much Do the Panmunjom Agreements Matter?
Taiwan Caught in the Middle of the U.S.-China Trade Tiff
April 24, 2018
Taiwan Caught in the Middle of the U.S.-China Trade Tiff
Aimed at China, new U.S. tariffs also hit Taiwan.
Taiwan Caught in the Middle of the U.S.-China Trade Tiff
Time for Japan to Recalibrate?
April 23, 2018
Time for Japan to Recalibrate?
A much-touted bond with the U.S. president has left PM Shinzo Abe largely empty-handed.
Time for Japan to Recalibrate?
President Moon Jae-in’s Super Spring
April 20, 2018
President Moon Jae-in’s Super Spring
The upcoming rush of summits is a litmus test for Moon’s leadership.
President Moon Jae-in’s Super Spring
Abe in Mar-a-Lago, Round 2: Where the US-Japan Relationship Stands
April 19, 2018
Abe in Mar-a-Lago, Round 2: Where the US-Japan Relationship Stands
How did Shinzo Abe's second trip to Mar-a-Lago go?
Abe in Mar-a-Lago, Round 2: Where the US-Japan Relationship Stands
The Trump-Abe Summit: More Than Meets the Eye
April 16, 2018
The Trump-Abe Summit: More Than Meets the Eye
Looking beyond short-term crises to the long-term implications for the U.S.-Japan alliance.
The Trump-Abe Summit: More Than Meets the Eye
Ring Of Fire: Tremors and Eruptions in the US-China Trade War
April 12, 2018
Ring Of Fire: Tremors and Eruptions in the US-China Trade War
Threats and counterthreats may well produce losers all round.
Ring Of Fire: Tremors and Eruptions in the US-China Trade War
What Is South Korea’s Vision for the New Northeast Asian Order?
April 09, 2018
What Is South Korea’s Vision for the New Northeast Asian Order?
Kim Yong-jae, from the China-Japan-Korea Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat, reflects on the upcoming flurry of summits.
What Is South Korea’s Vision for the New Northeast Asian Order?
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
April 03, 2018
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
The Islamic State’s South Asia branch complicates regional efforts to move Afghanistan toward peace.
The Trump Administration’s New Afghan Problem: The Islamic State
Date Set for the Next Step in Dialogue Between North and South Korea
March 30, 2018
Date Set for the Next Step in Dialogue Between North and South Korea
The Inter-Korean Summit is to be held on April 27.
Date Set for the Next Step in Dialogue Between North and South Korea
Approaching North Korea Negotiations with Guarded and Cautious Optimism
March 29, 2018
Approaching North Korea Negotiations with Guarded and Cautious Optimism
Both President Moon and President Trump have an opportunity but need to keep in mind the Kim regime’s dismal negotiations history.
Approaching North Korea Negotiations with Guarded and Cautious Optimism
What Trump's Team Need to Know About the Kim-Xi Meeting in Beijing
March 29, 2018
What Trump's Team Need to Know About the Kim-Xi Meeting in Beijing
Xi Jinping is poised to take control of the burgeoning "denuclearization" diplomacy in Northeast Asia.
What Trump's Team Need to Know About the Kim-Xi Meeting in Beijing
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