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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?
Evolution of the U.S.-ROK Alliance: Abandonment Fears
June 22, 2015
Evolution of the U.S.-ROK Alliance: Abandonment Fears
South Korea has at times had reason to fear the strength of its alliance with the United States. Part II in a series.
Evolution of the U.S.-ROK Alliance: Abandonment Fears
Nixon’s Retrospective on the Vietnam War
April 28, 2015
Nixon’s Retrospective on the Vietnam War
The former president had much to say on Vietnam and the failed use of American power.
Nixon’s Retrospective on the Vietnam War
Back to The Future: Republican Foreign Policy and Rebalance
April 22, 2015
Back to The Future: Republican Foreign Policy and Rebalance
How might a Republican White House engage Asia?
Back to The Future: Republican Foreign Policy and Rebalance
The Geopolitics of Richard Nixon
April 22, 2015
The Geopolitics of Richard Nixon
In two important books, the former president foresaw the end of the Cold War, the rebalance, and much besides.
The Geopolitics of Richard Nixon
Will U.S. Midterms Become Justification for Japanese Defense?
November 06, 2014
Will U.S. Midterms Become Justification for Japanese Defense?
A distracted ally may give Abe the rationale for a larger role in regional security.
Will U.S. Midterms Become Justification for Japanese Defense?
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
Solving Iran’s Right to Enrich Dilemma: The Taiwan Precedent
November 19, 2013
Solving Iran’s Right to Enrich Dilemma: The Taiwan Precedent
The 1972 Shanghai Communique’s language on Taiwan can help solve a thorny P5+1–Iran issue.
Solving Iran’s Right to Enrich Dilemma: The Taiwan Precedent
DNA Test Debunks Claims in Vietnam MIA Documentary <em>Unclaimed</em>
May 07, 2013
DNA Test Debunks Claims in Vietnam MIA Documentary Unclaimed
A documentary film about an MIA found in a Vietnamese village is fake.
DNA Test Debunks Claims in Vietnam MIA Documentary Unclaimed
February 28, 2012
Why U.S., China Destined to Clash
Forty years after Nixon’s extraordinary visit to China, a clash of political systems exists that not even shared economic interests can mask.
Why U.S., China Destined to Clash
February 11, 2012
Avoiding U.S.-China Cold War
Henry Kissinger’s recent book has plenty of advice for Sino-U.S. ties. Including ignoring Chinese nationalism.
Avoiding U.S.-China Cold War
July 08, 2011
Kissinger's Visit, 40 Years On
Forty years after Henry Kissinger’s breakthrough visit to China, the implications are still being discussed.
Kissinger's Visit, 40 Years On
Beijing Opera Heads to Washington
January 16, 2011
Beijing Opera Heads to Washington
Forty years on, the bet Nixon and Kissinger placed on China’s future direction looks increasingly misplaced, argues Stephen Yates.
Beijing Opera Heads to Washington
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