Menu
Account
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
June 30, 2016
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
"The nexus is a 21st century challenge for Central Asia that requires concerted national and international efforts."
A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia
Death Sentences & Diplomacy: Australia’s Strained Indonesia Ties
February 05, 2015
Death Sentences & Diplomacy: Australia’s Strained Indonesia Ties
Incompatible attitudes towards recreational drugs complicates Australian diplomacy in the region.
Death Sentences & Diplomacy: Australia’s Strained Indonesia Ties
North Korea: China's Largest Drug Dealer?
August 21, 2014
North Korea: China's Largest Drug Dealer?
North Korea is likely to be a major target in China's new war on drugs.
North Korea: China's Largest Drug Dealer?
China Executes Two South Koreans
August 13, 2014
China Executes Two South Koreans
Despite protests from Seoul, China went ahead with the execution of two South Korean nationals for drug smuggling.
China Executes Two South Koreans
Singapore and the Death Penalty
November 20, 2013
Singapore and the Death Penalty
A recent amendment saves one drug mule. But should death for drug crimes be ended altogether?
Singapore and the Death Penalty
Golden Triangle Comeback
December 01, 2010
Golden Triangle Comeback
One of Asia’s main opium producing areas, the Golden Triangle, is back in business—with a helping hand from Iran.
Golden Triangle Comeback
Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly newsletter
The Diplomat Brief