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Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
January 18, 2018
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
A narrative of power, without persuasion
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History
January 15, 2018
Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History
With China as his main patron, Hun Sen has conveniently forgotten its role in propping up the Pol Pot regime.
Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History
What Does Zimbabwe’s Leadership Change Mean to China?
January 09, 2018
What Does Zimbabwe’s Leadership Change Mean to China?
With Mugabe gone, China will face a new set of challenges in Zimbabwe.
What Does Zimbabwe’s Leadership Change Mean to China?
The Geopolitics of the Beijing-Moscow Consensus
January 04, 2018
The Geopolitics of the Beijing-Moscow Consensus
The integration of China’s Belt and Road and Russia’s Eurasian Economic Union will have major implications.
The Geopolitics of the Beijing-Moscow Consensus
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
January 01, 2018
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
A report card on Modi’s “neighborhood first” approach to foreign policy.
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
Japan, China, and the Strains of Historical Memory
December 26, 2017
Japan, China, and the Strains of Historical Memory
80 years after the Nanjing Massacre, historical issues continue to haunt China-Japan relations.
Japan, China, and the Strains of Historical Memory
The Arms Trade Treaty in the Asia-Pacific
December 22, 2017
The Arms Trade Treaty in the Asia-Pacific
Small steps toward improving a difficult relationship.
The Arms Trade Treaty in the Asia-Pacific
A Secret Visit and Sino-Tibetan Dialogue
December 19, 2017
A Secret Visit and Sino-Tibetan Dialogue
Issues to consider while waiting for the Sino-Tibetan ‘Godot’.
A Secret Visit and Sino-Tibetan Dialogue
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
December 15, 2017
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
Prepare for a new and dangerous phase in international relations.
The Great Leap Forward: China’s Pursuit of a Strategic Breakthrough
Canada's Pivot to China Hits a Snag
December 11, 2017
Canada's Pivot to China Hits a Snag
Justin Trudeau’s call for a progressive trade deal falls flat in China.
Canada's Pivot to China Hits a Snag
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
December 09, 2017
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
President Trump's decision to acknowledge Jerusalem as Israel's capital sparked anger in Kuala Lumpur.
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
Why India and China Are Watching Nepal's Elections
December 01, 2017
Why India and China Are Watching Nepal's Elections
Beijing is hoping for the left alliance to emerge victorious; India is rooting for the Nepali Congress.
Why India and China Are Watching Nepal's Elections
The Policy Significance of Trump’s Asia Tour
November 18, 2017
The Policy Significance of Trump’s Asia Tour
Unpacking Washington’s Asia-Pacific policy following the president’s trip
The Policy Significance of Trump’s Asia Tour
Trump's Post-Pivot Strategy
November 11, 2017
Trump's Post-Pivot Strategy
Trump's Indo-Pacific dream focuses on reciprocity, as well as economic and military security.
Trump's Post-Pivot Strategy
Does Vietnam Have Trump’s Backing?
November 08, 2017
Does Vietnam Have Trump’s Backing?
Clarity sought in Hanoi ahead of President Donald Trump’s state visit.
Does Vietnam Have Trump’s Backing?
On Asia: An Interview With UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
November 08, 2017
On Asia: An Interview With UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
Unity in the UN Security Council is key to solving Korean crisis, says Guterres ahead of ASEAN Summit.
On Asia: An Interview With UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
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