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Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
April 04, 2018
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
There's much continuity at the core of the Trump administration's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy, but what's next?
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
Why the United States Congress Should Work to Advance US-India Ties
August 01, 2017
Why the United States Congress Should Work to Advance US-India Ties
The future development of the U.S.-India relationship will require legislative ballast in the United States.
Why the United States Congress Should Work to Advance US-India Ties
Straight From the US State Department: The 'Pivot' to Asia Is Over
March 14, 2017
Straight From the US State Department: The 'Pivot' to Asia Is Over
Don't hold your breath for the language of the 'pivot' or 'rebalance' to make a return anytime soon.
Straight From the US State Department: The 'Pivot' to Asia Is Over
The Pivot to Asia Was Obama’s Biggest Mistake
January 21, 2017
The Pivot to Asia Was Obama’s Biggest Mistake
"The pivot failed to achieve key goals in Asia while inattention made matters worse in Europe and the Middle East."
The Pivot to Asia Was Obama’s Biggest Mistake
Obama's Asia-Pacific Legacy: Assessing Policy Toward Maritime Challenges and the North Korea Threat
December 16, 2016
Obama's Asia-Pacific Legacy: Assessing Policy Toward Maritime Challenges and the North Korea Threat
We evaluate the Obama administration's policy performance on some of Asia's most pressing regional flashpoints.
Obama's Asia-Pacific Legacy: Assessing Policy Toward Maritime Challenges and the North Korea Threat
US Asia Policy After Obama: Opportunities and Challenges
November 08, 2016
US Asia Policy After Obama: Opportunities and Challenges
A deeper look at what lies ahead for the next administration.
US Asia Policy After Obama: Opportunities and Challenges
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
October 19, 2016
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
As Obama enters his last hundred days in office, Asia remains in flux.
Next US President's Asia-Pacific Inbox: 8 Issues to Watch in Obama's Final 100 Days
What Duterte Demonstrates About US Security Commitments Abroad
October 11, 2016
What Duterte Demonstrates About US Security Commitments Abroad
There is little reason why the U.S. government should accept cynical free-riding behavior on the part of so-called allies.
What Duterte Demonstrates About US Security Commitments Abroad
John F. Lehman, Former US Secretary of the Navy, on the South China Sea
October 10, 2016
John F. Lehman, Former US Secretary of the Navy, on the South China Sea
John F. Lehman, former U.S. secretary of the navy, speaks to The Diplomat on U.S. strategy in the South China Sea.
John F. Lehman, Former US Secretary of the Navy, on the South China Sea
Measuring the Legacy of American Resolve in Asia After Obama
October 10, 2016
Measuring the Legacy of American Resolve in Asia After Obama
Hesitant and halting American measures have undercut Washington’s rhetorical efforts to convey U.S. resolve.
Measuring the Legacy of American Resolve in Asia After Obama
Will India Become the Pivot of Asian Security?
October 05, 2016
Will India Become the Pivot of Asian Security?
India for the most part has shed its aversion to power politics.
Will India Become the Pivot of Asian Security?
Japan-China Relations: Post-Obama Pivot Outlook
September 26, 2016
Japan-China Relations: Post-Obama Pivot Outlook
Insights from Jennifer Lind.
Japan-China Relations: Post-Obama Pivot Outlook
How the Rules-Based Order <em>Really</em> Works in Asia
September 12, 2016
How the Rules-Based Order Really Works in Asia
Successful cooperation against common challenges requires regional inclusion.
How the Rules-Based Order Really Works in Asia
US-Singapore Relations and Obama's Rebalance to Asia
August 06, 2016
US-Singapore Relations and Obama's Rebalance to Asia
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss U.S.-Singapore ties and the TPP.
US-Singapore Relations and Obama's Rebalance to Asia
Why TPP Is Not Doomed to Fail
May 12, 2016
Why TPP Is Not Doomed to Fail
There are still hopes for the agreement to pass in spite of developments on the campaign trail.
Why TPP Is Not Doomed to Fail
Why Obama Got the Fundamentals of American Foreign Policy Right
March 12, 2016
Why Obama Got the Fundamentals of American Foreign Policy Right
There is one overriding task that has guided the exercise of American power abroad since 1945.
Why Obama Got the Fundamentals of American Foreign Policy Right
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