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What Would Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Mean for Southeast Asia?
December 16, 2017
What Would Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Mean for Southeast Asia?
As rumors swirl about Rex Tillerson's potential departure, a look at what one of his replacements might mean for the subregion.
What Would Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Mean for Southeast Asia?
Why Rex Tillerson Must Bring Up Human Rights on His First Asia Trip
March 13, 2017
Why Rex Tillerson Must Bring Up Human Rights on His First Asia Trip
As Rex Tillerson prepares to head to China, Japan, and South Korea on his first major trip, he can't forget about human rights.
Why Rex Tillerson Must Bring Up Human Rights on His First Asia Trip
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?
Kyrgyz MP Pushes Back on US Human Rights Assessment
April 18, 2016
Kyrgyz MP Pushes Back on US Human Rights Assessment
"In the global confrontation it can be observed as part of the information war.”
Kyrgyz MP Pushes Back on US Human Rights Assessment
Has Uzbekistan Made Progress in Ending Forced Labor?
July 28, 2015
Has Uzbekistan Made Progress in Ending Forced Labor?
The U.S. upgraded the country in its annual human trafficking report, saying it is making “significant efforts.”
Has Uzbekistan Made Progress in Ending Forced Labor?
Australia to Upgrade Its Fleet of Fighter Jets
May 05, 2015
Australia to Upgrade Its Fleet of Fighter Jets
The upgrades further cement Australia’s strategic relationship with the United States.
Australia to Upgrade Its Fleet of Fighter Jets
A Belated IM Decision
September 23, 2011
A Belated IM Decision
The US decision to designate the Indian Mujahideen a terrorist outfit is welcome, if very late coming.
A Belated IM Decision
Cult Shadow Still Looms Over Japan
August 27, 2011
Cult Shadow Still Looms Over Japan
A raid by Japan’s spy agency this month on sites tied to Aum Shinrikyo is a reminder of the troubling legacy the cult has left.
Cult Shadow Still Looms Over Japan
November 29, 2010
WikiLeaks Hubris
The dump of confidential US diplomatic cables by WikiLeaks is a clumsy and misguided way of securing transparency.
WikiLeaks Hubris
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