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US Secretary of State Lauds Mongolia’s Democracy, Calls for Greater Transparency
June 08, 2016
US Secretary of State Lauds Mongolia’s Democracy, Calls for Greater Transparency
In his day-long visit ahead of U.S.-China talks, Kerry struck a balance of high praise and mild criticism.
US Secretary of State Lauds Mongolia’s Democracy, Calls for Greater Transparency
China-US Strategic and Economic Dialogue: Time to Move Beyond the South China Sea?
June 08, 2016
China-US Strategic and Economic Dialogue: Time to Move Beyond the South China Sea?
The South China Sea tensions have become the Rorschach Test for China-U.S. relations.
China-US Strategic and Economic Dialogue: Time to Move Beyond the South China Sea?
North Korea, South China Sea Dominate US-China Talks
February 24, 2016
North Korea, South China Sea Dominate US-China Talks
John Kerry and Wang Yi hail "significant progress" on a UN resolution on North Korea.
North Korea, South China Sea Dominate US-China Talks
US Begins 2016 Asia Outreach With Laos
January 25, 2016
US Begins 2016 Asia Outreach With Laos
Laying the groundwork for a presidential visit later this year, John Kerry met with senior Laotian officials.
US Begins 2016 Asia Outreach With Laos
It's Official: Nuclear-Related Sanctions Are Lifted on Iran, Nuclear Deal Implemented
January 17, 2016
It's Official: Nuclear-Related Sanctions Are Lifted on Iran, Nuclear Deal Implemented
With the IAEA certifying Iran's compliance with technical constraints on its nuclear program, the nuclear deal is implemented.
It's Official: Nuclear-Related Sanctions Are Lifted on Iran, Nuclear Deal Implemented
The Uzbeks of New York
November 07, 2015
The Uzbeks of New York
Kazakhstan’s economy and Kerry’s trip, plus more weekend reads.
The Uzbeks of New York
Kerry Off to Central Asia Amid Pressure to Bring Up Human Rights
October 31, 2015
Kerry Off to Central Asia Amid Pressure to Bring Up Human Rights
A quick look at what to read as Kerry travels the region and a few other recommended reads.
Kerry Off to Central Asia Amid Pressure to Bring Up Human Rights
US, India Expand Strategic and Commercial Ties
September 24, 2015
US, India Expand Strategic and Commercial Ties
The United States and India wrapped up their first-ever Strategic and Commercial Dialogue.
US, India Expand Strategic and Commercial Ties
US-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue: Putting on a Brave Face
June 26, 2015
US-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue: Putting on a Brave Face
The U.S. and China tried their best to steer clear of controversy at their premier dialogue platform.
US-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue: Putting on a Brave Face
Is North Korea's 'Byungjin Line' on the US-China Strategic Agenda?
June 20, 2015
Is North Korea's 'Byungjin Line' on the US-China Strategic Agenda?
Are the United States and China on the same page regarding North Korea's Byungjin line?
Is North Korea's 'Byungjin Line' on the US-China Strategic Agenda?
US, China to Jointly Pressure North Korea Over Nuclear Program
May 19, 2015
US, China to Jointly Pressure North Korea Over Nuclear Program
The United States and China may come together to increase pressure on Pyongyang to back off its nuclear program.
US, China to Jointly Pressure North Korea Over Nuclear Program
The Real Issue With US-China Relations
May 18, 2015
The Real Issue With US-China Relations
China sees the relationship as essentially stable while many in the U.S. believe a policy change is overdue.
The Real Issue With US-China Relations
Start of a US-Sri Lanka 'Reset'?
May 04, 2015
Start of a US-Sri Lanka 'Reset'?
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visits Sri Lanka, bringing reassurances.
Start of a US-Sri Lanka 'Reset'?
Japan, US Talk Okinawa, South China Sea at Ministers' Meeting
April 28, 2015
Japan, US Talk Okinawa, South China Sea at Ministers' Meeting
A 2+2 meeting in New York set the stage for Japanese PM Abe's visit to the U.S. What issues were on the agenda?
Japan, US Talk Okinawa, South China Sea at Ministers' Meeting
Iran Draft Deal: As Good as It Gets?
March 20, 2015
Iran Draft Deal: As Good as It Gets?
Iran's negotiations with the P5+1 may be at a point where both sides have conceded all they can realistically give.
Iran Draft Deal: As Good as It Gets?
Mexico Scraps China High Speed Railway Deal
November 08, 2014
Mexico Scraps China High Speed Railway Deal
Plus, US and Chinese officials on the bilateral relationship, China's foreign policy ambitions, and internet controls. Friday China links.
Mexico Scraps China High Speed Railway Deal
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