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Nepal-China: Reality Sets In
June 22, 2018
Nepal-China: Reality Sets In
As relations with India turn cordial, Nepal slows down the implementation of past agreements with China.
Nepal-China: Reality Sets In
Vietnam Mass Protests Expose Hanoi’s China Dilemma
June 21, 2018
Vietnam Mass Protests Expose Hanoi’s China Dilemma
The protests highlight the difficulties in embracing Chinese investment while defending Vietnamese independence.
Vietnam Mass Protests Expose Hanoi’s China Dilemma
Afghanistan and India's Cricket Diplomacy
June 20, 2018
Afghanistan and India's Cricket Diplomacy
What a recent Test Match tells us about Afghan-Indian relations.
Afghanistan and India's Cricket Diplomacy
Putin on the Ritz in China
June 18, 2018
Putin on the Ritz in China
A peek under the glitz of Russian-Chinese bonhomie.
Putin on the Ritz in China
How the ‘Deep State’ Stopped a US President From Withdrawing US Troops From Korea
June 15, 2018
How the ‘Deep State’ Stopped a US President From Withdrawing US Troops From Korea
President Carter wanted to withdraw U.S. ground troops from the peninsula. The 'deep state' disagreed.
How the ‘Deep State’ Stopped a US President From Withdrawing US Troops From Korea
Are We Finally Seeing a Breakthrough in Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations?
June 15, 2018
Are We Finally Seeing a Breakthrough in Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations?
Recent exchanges, and the involvement of China and the US, hints that this time may be different.
Are We Finally Seeing a Breakthrough in Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations?
Carefully, Kazakhstan Confronts China About Kazakhs in Xinjiang Re-Education Camps
June 14, 2018
Carefully, Kazakhstan Confronts China About Kazakhs in Xinjiang Re-Education Camps
Astana can't afford to push Beijing too hard, even on behalf of its own citizens detained in Xinjiang re-education camps.
Carefully, Kazakhstan Confronts China About Kazakhs in Xinjiang Re-Education Camps
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
June 13, 2018
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
Amid a changing geopolitical situation, India is turning its attention to the South Pacific.
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
The Singapore Summit: Trump and Kim to Meet
June 12, 2018
The Singapore Summit: Trump and Kim to Meet
Before the summit, both Trump and Kim arrived in Singapore for meetings with Prime Minister Lee.
The Singapore Summit: Trump and Kim to Meet
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
June 08, 2018
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
What is China's ultimate objective with the 16+1 process?
What Is China's Objective With the 2018 16+1 Summit?
East Asia Comes to Europe
June 06, 2018
East Asia Comes to Europe
A tale of two suitors: Chinese and Japanese investments in Central and Eastern Europe.
East Asia Comes to Europe
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
June 06, 2018
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
The emerging U.S.-China trade war will make a China-Russia axis even more likely.
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
June 05, 2018
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
The administration needs to address key challenges to make its new strategic approach succeed.
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge in the Spotlight at 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue
The US-China Trade War
May 27, 2018
The US-China Trade War
A simple plan: action, confusion, and retreat
The US-China Trade War
How Leaving China in the Dark Helped Doom the Trump-Kim Summit
May 26, 2018
How Leaving China in the Dark Helped Doom the Trump-Kim Summit
Trump's failure to coordinate with China before attempting North Korea diplomacy doomed the endeavor from the start.
How Leaving China in the Dark Helped Doom the Trump-Kim Summit
Amb. Zahid Nasrullah Khan on Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations
May 23, 2018
Amb. Zahid Nasrullah Khan on Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations
Pakistan's ambassador in Afghanistan talks about refugees, terrorism, and the border dispute.
Amb. Zahid Nasrullah Khan on Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations
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