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China 'Experts' and US-China Relations
May 29, 2018
China 'Experts' and US-China Relations
The U.S. needs to put in serious effort to train a young crop of experts on China.
China 'Experts' and US-China Relations
The Trouble With Kissinger's North Korea Advice
January 29, 2018
The Trouble With Kissinger's North Korea Advice
Kissinger is moving the goal posts on where the final red line is on North Korean behavior.
The Trouble With Kissinger's North Korea Advice
The Shanghai Communique: An American Foreign Policy Success, 45 Years Later
February 28, 2017
The Shanghai Communique: An American Foreign Policy Success, 45 Years Later
Today marks the 45th anniversary of the Shanghai Communique, which brought unprecedented peace and development to Asia.
The Shanghai Communique: An American Foreign Policy Success, 45 Years Later
The One China Policy: What Would Nixon Do?
January 05, 2017
The One China Policy: What Would Nixon Do?
After the famous opening to China, Nixon and Kissinger's views of China policy diverged.
The One China Policy: What Would Nixon Do?
Is Kissinger’s Triangular Diplomacy the Answer to Sino-Russian Rapprochement?
August 02, 2016
Is Kissinger’s Triangular Diplomacy the Answer to Sino-Russian Rapprochement?
To prevent a Sino-Russia security alliance, the U.S. should remember the advice of Henry Kissinger.
Is Kissinger’s Triangular Diplomacy the Answer to Sino-Russian Rapprochement?
Did the United States Ever Really Have a China Strategy?
August 31, 2015
Did the United States Ever Really Have a China Strategy?
Instead of engaging China, the United States could (with great cost) have isolated it.
Did the United States Ever Really Have a China Strategy?
Why Kissinger’s South China Sea Approach Won’t Work
April 07, 2015
Why Kissinger’s South China Sea Approach Won’t Work
Why an ideal approach to resolving the issue might not work so well in practice.
Why Kissinger’s South China Sea Approach Won’t Work
Henry Kissinger and the China-North Korea Reality
January 27, 2015
Henry Kissinger and the China-North Korea Reality
In his latest book, Kissinger offers another explanation of China’s position on North Korea. It is still unsatisfying.
Henry Kissinger and the China-North Korea Reality
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
September 23, 2014
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
What we understand to be 'Asia' is an oversimplification of a diverse region with several civilizations and cultures.
Kissinger Is Right: 'Asia' Is a Western Construct
Can America Save the World Order?
September 21, 2014
Can America Save the World Order?
Kissinger says the current world order is under threat. To rebuild it the US must first rebuild itself.
Can America Save the World Order?
Kissinger’s Order
September 16, 2014
Kissinger’s Order
Henry Kissinger’s new book World Order is a must-read for anyone with a serious interest in Asia, or foreign policy.
Kissinger’s Order
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
September 06, 2014
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
Plus, time to ban hypersonic missiles? Some general interest links.
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
Filipino and Fijian Peacekeepers Trapped and Captured in Syria
August 30, 2014
Filipino and Fijian Peacekeepers Trapped and Captured in Syria
APAC peacekeepers are captured in Syria, IS spreads to Southeast Asia, and Kissiner ponders order. Weekend links.
Filipino and Fijian Peacekeepers Trapped and Captured in Syria
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
August 15, 2014
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
The US today could draw some useful lessons for its Asia policy from the administration of President Gerald Ford.
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
July 19, 2014
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
Is Europe’s past destined to be Asia’s future?
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
Sino-American Lessons for the P5+1 Talks with Iran
March 26, 2014
Sino-American Lessons for the P5+1 Talks with Iran
What can negotiators today learn from the Sino-American rapprochement of four decades ago?
Sino-American Lessons for the P5+1 Talks with Iran
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