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India and the 12th East Asia Summit
November 22, 2017
India and the 12th East Asia Summit
Why the recent East Asia Summit was important for India.
India and the 12th East Asia Summit
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
The Costs of Trump's East Asia Summit No-Show
November 05, 2017
The Costs of Trump's East Asia Summit No-Show
Why Trump’s no-show at the East Asia Summit is a massive own goal.
The Costs of Trump's East Asia Summit No-Show
Narendra Modi Was in Southeast Asia. Did He Act East?
December 01, 2015
Narendra Modi Was in Southeast Asia. Did He Act East?
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Malaysia and Singapore last week. What did he accomplish?
Narendra Modi Was in Southeast Asia. Did He Act East?
Military Facilities Aren't Militarization in the South China Sea: Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister
November 23, 2015
Military Facilities Aren't Militarization in the South China Sea: Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister
What does China mean when it speaks about militarization in the South China Sea?
Military Facilities Aren't Militarization in the South China Sea: Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister
Why the ‘New’ US Trilateral Dialogue With Japan and India Matters
October 01, 2015
Why the ‘New’ US Trilateral Dialogue With Japan and India Matters
The week witnessed the birth of the much-anticipated trilateral ministerial. What does it mean?
Why the ‘New’ US Trilateral Dialogue With Japan and India Matters
US Asia Strategy: Emerging Risks For The Next US President
September 04, 2015
US Asia Strategy: Emerging Risks For The Next US President
Insights from Professor Carla Freeman.
US Asia Strategy: Emerging Risks For The Next US President
The Missing Piece in Australia's South China Sea Approach
June 27, 2015
The Missing Piece in Australia's South China Sea Approach
The government needs to give multilateral diplomacy a serious chance.
The Missing Piece in Australia's South China Sea Approach
Interview: Nina Hachigian
December 12, 2014
Interview: Nina Hachigian
Recently appointed U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN Nina Hachigian speaks to The Diplomat following the U.S.-ASEAN Summit.
Interview: Nina Hachigian
After APEC, East Asia Summit, and G20, China Emerges a Global Leader
November 17, 2014
After APEC, East Asia Summit, and G20, China Emerges a Global Leader
China is ready to assume global leadership and bear global responsibilities along with the U.S. -- this is good for everyone.
After APEC, East Asia Summit, and G20, China Emerges a Global Leader
China and ASEAN: Moving Beyond the South China Sea
November 13, 2014
China and ASEAN: Moving Beyond the South China Sea
China needs to try different tactics on the South China Sea disputes to gain ASEAN's support for other Chinese projects.
China and ASEAN: Moving Beyond the South China Sea
What Obama Can Do on His Second Myanmar Visit
November 02, 2014
What Obama Can Do on His Second Myanmar Visit
The country’s democratic transition is at a delicate stage. Obama and other world leaders could help.
What Obama Can Do on His Second Myanmar Visit
The Strategic Importance of Myanmar for India
August 12, 2014
The Strategic Importance of Myanmar for India
Myanmar is India’s bridge east, and an important ally for growing its regional power.
The Strategic Importance of Myanmar for India
What China Thinks of the Shutdown
October 14, 2013
What China Thinks of the Shutdown
The Chinese media offers a mixed take, while China’s leaders see an opportunity.
What China Thinks of the Shutdown
China’s Foreign Policy Debates
October 12, 2013
China’s Foreign Policy Debates
Xi Jinping may have grabbed the APEC Summit limelight, but China still needs to resolve some foreign policy questions.
China’s Foreign Policy Debates
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