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US-India Relations at the Crossroads
June 24, 2019
US-India Relations at the Crossroads
Can the growing U.S.-India partnership survive ‘America First’?
US-India Relations at the Crossroads
Modi 2.0 and the India-US Partnership: What Next?
June 19, 2019
Modi 2.0 and the India-US Partnership: What Next?
Ahead of the Modi-Trump meeting at the G-20 and Pompeo’s visit to India, a serious task is set out for New Delhi.
Modi 2.0 and the India-US Partnership: What Next?
How to Reinvigorate the US-Philippine Alliance
May 01, 2019
How to Reinvigorate the US-Philippine Alliance
The time is ripe for both sides to modernize their longstanding partnership.
How to Reinvigorate the US-Philippine Alliance
With Diplomacy on Life Support, North Korea Names and Shames Pompeo, Bolton
April 24, 2019
With Diplomacy on Life Support, North Korea Names and Shames Pompeo, Bolton
North Korea’s attacks on Pompeo and Bolton showcase a less delicate diplomatic approach.
With Diplomacy on Life Support, North Korea Names and Shames Pompeo, Bolton
Why the US Needs to Revisit Its Negotiating Approach to North Korea—And Soon
April 22, 2019
Why the US Needs to Revisit Its Negotiating Approach to North Korea—And Soon
North Korea is beginning to turn on diplomacy.
Why the US Needs to Revisit Its Negotiating Approach to North Korea—And Soon
Allied Assurances and Credibility: The United States, the Philippines, and the South China Sea
March 15, 2019
Allied Assurances and Credibility: The United States, the Philippines, and the South China Sea
Does an unambiguous U.S. assurance to the Philippines in the South China Sea give second wind to an alliance in trouble?
Allied Assurances and Credibility: The United States, the Philippines, and the South China Sea
US Secretary of State Criticizes China’s South China Sea Practices
March 14, 2019
US Secretary of State Criticizes China’s South China Sea Practices
Mike Pompeo also criticized China’s “debt trap” diplomacy.
US Secretary of State Criticizes China’s South China Sea Practices
In Philippines, Pompeo Offers Major Alliance Assurance on South China Sea
March 04, 2019
In Philippines, Pompeo Offers Major Alliance Assurance on South China Sea
The U.S. assurance clarifies long standing Philippine concerns about the scope of the alliance.
In Philippines, Pompeo Offers Major Alliance Assurance on South China Sea
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
November 12, 2018
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
It'll take more than a reconvened Diplomatic and Security Dialogue to get the U.S. and China off their current trajectory.
The US and China Are Talking Again, But 'Competition' Is Set to Continue
Is a Thaw Coming in US-China Relations?
November 07, 2018
Is a Thaw Coming in US-China Relations?
There are hopeful signs on several fronts, from trade issues to security ties.
Is a Thaw Coming in US-China Relations?
US Should Prioritize a Peace Agreement With North Korea
November 05, 2018
US Should Prioritize a Peace Agreement With North Korea
Washington and Pyongyang remain at loggerheads over which should come first: denuclearization or a peace agreement.
US Should Prioritize a Peace Agreement With North Korea
Pushback: America’s New China Strategy
November 02, 2018
Pushback: America’s New China Strategy
A situation report from Washington assessing the U.S. whole of government opposition to China’s challenges.
Pushback: America’s New China Strategy
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
October 07, 2018
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
The meeting marks the highest level contact between the two countries since the Singapore Summit in June.
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
US-North Korea Talks Are About to Spin Up Again: What Does Pyongyang Really Want?
October 04, 2018
US-North Korea Talks Are About to Spin Up Again: What Does Pyongyang Really Want?
North Korea is looking to open up a path to sanctions relief.
US-North Korea Talks Are About to Spin Up Again: What Does Pyongyang Really Want?
Reviewing the Fifth Inter-Korean Summit: Denuclearization, Military CBMs, and More
September 29, 2018
Reviewing the Fifth Inter-Korean Summit: Denuclearization, Military CBMs, and More
How long can Moon Jae-in keep the U.S.-North Korea diplomatic process on track?
Reviewing the Fifth Inter-Korean Summit: Denuclearization, Military CBMs, and More
Pompeo Heads to Pakistan to Take on Terrorism, Seek 'Reset'
September 05, 2018
Pompeo Heads to Pakistan to Take on Terrorism, Seek 'Reset'
The U.S. secretary of state's arrival in Pakistan comes after a challenging eight months for the bilateral relationship.
Pompeo Heads to Pakistan to Take on Terrorism, Seek 'Reset'
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