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The Transpacific Experiment: California in US-China Relations
August 27, 2019
The Transpacific Experiment: California in US-China Relations
Insights from Matt Sheehan.
The Transpacific Experiment: California in US-China Relations
Georgia Can Still Be a Hub for China, But Only If the Belt and Road Survives
August 27, 2019
Georgia Can Still Be a Hub for China, But Only If the Belt and Road Survives
The problem isn’t with Georgia – it’s with China, and the BRI as a whole.
Georgia Can Still Be a Hub for China, But Only If the Belt and Road Survives
What’s in the Malaysia Palm Oil Defense Countertrade Chatter?
August 27, 2019
What’s in the Malaysia Palm Oil Defense Countertrade Chatter?
The country’s defense minister has once again suggested the idea as an option in its defense policy.
What’s in the Malaysia Palm Oil Defense Countertrade Chatter?
Why Did China Charge an Australian Blogger With Espionage?
August 27, 2019
Why Did China Charge an Australian Blogger With Espionage?
The arrest of Yang will be a test of Canberra's resolve in pushing back against Beijing's use of arbitrary detention.
Why Did China Charge an Australian Blogger With Espionage?
Korea’s Dispute With Japan Spills Into National Security
August 27, 2019
Korea’s Dispute With Japan Spills Into National Security
The end of an intelligence sharing pact expands South Korea’s dispute with Japan. What will the impact be in practice?
Korea’s Dispute With Japan Spills Into National Security
How Will Recent Tensions Impact India’s Tsentr 2019 Participation?
August 27, 2019
How Will Recent Tensions Impact India’s Tsentr 2019 Participation?
New Delhi’s expected involvement amid recent tensions with some other participants will make for interesting dynamics.
How Will Recent Tensions Impact India’s Tsentr 2019 Participation?
Why the First US-ASEAN Maritime Exercise Matters
August 26, 2019
Why the First US-ASEAN Maritime Exercise Matters
A closer look at the broader significance of the holding of long-mulled drills.
Why the First US-ASEAN Maritime Exercise Matters
Payra Seaport Won’t Be Another Chinese ‘Pearl’
August 23, 2019
Payra Seaport Won’t Be Another Chinese ‘Pearl’
Despite India’s concerns, the port in Bangladesh won’t become a Chinese asset – but it will bring Beijing other benefits.
Payra Seaport Won’t Be Another Chinese ‘Pearl’
Vietnam Seeks Australia’s Support on the South China Sea
August 23, 2019
Vietnam Seeks Australia’s Support on the South China Sea
Scott Morrison's visit will mesh with Vietnam's strategy of seeking assurances over its maritime disputes with China.
Vietnam Seeks Australia’s Support on the South China Sea
China Urges Dialogue During Trilateral Meet With Japan, South Korea
August 23, 2019
China Urges Dialogue During Trilateral Meet With Japan, South Korea
Ongoing tensions between Tokyo and Seoul cast a notable pall over the foreign ministers meeting.
China Urges Dialogue During Trilateral Meet With Japan, South Korea
There Will Be No Winner in the Japan-South Korea Dispute
August 20, 2019
There Will Be No Winner in the Japan-South Korea Dispute
The current dispute marks a clear break in both countries’ dealings with historical legacies.
There Will Be No Winner in the Japan-South Korea Dispute
The Pacific Islands Forum at 50
August 19, 2019
The Pacific Islands Forum at 50
The evolving geopolitics in the South Pacific were on full display at the 50th PIF.
The Pacific Islands Forum at 50
Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts
August 15, 2019
Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts
A proposed Status of Forces Agreement with the US is stirring up political controversy in Sri Lanka.
Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts
America’s Anti-China Mood Is Here to Stay
August 14, 2019
America’s Anti-China Mood Is Here to Stay
Even if China and the US agree on new trade terms, the view in Washington has fundamentally changed.
America’s Anti-China Mood Is Here to Stay
The South China Sea Island China Gave Away
August 14, 2019
The South China Sea Island China Gave Away
Bach Long Vi Island and its secret transfer from China to Vietnam.
The South China Sea Island China Gave Away
South Korea’s Africa Outreach
August 02, 2019
South Korea’s Africa Outreach
Tracing South Korea’s approach to the continent under 4 presidents.
South Korea’s Africa Outreach
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