Security Flexible Enmeshment: The Philippines’ New Approach to China-US Competition By Justin Baquisal | February 06, 2023
Marcos could be characterized as a middle ground between his predecessors – not as pro-U.S. than Aquino, but less pro-China than Duterte.
Politics Sri Lanka’s Flawed Path to Independence By Devana Senanayake | February 04, 2023
Sri Lanka’s elite-driven independence process laid the groundwork for the problems that continue to plague the country today, from ethnic tensions to inequality.
Magazine Do Pakistan-Russia Ties Have a Future? By Salman Rafi Sheikh | February 01, 2023
There are strategic, economic, and geopolitical reasons for Islamabad to prefer ties with Washington over Moscow.
Economy China and Ethiopia: The Addis Light Train Stuck in Slow Motion By Istvan Tarrosy and Zoltan Voros | February 03, 2023
Sub-Saharan Africa’s first inner-city tram project was hailed as historic in 2015. Seven years later, it faces more problems than ever.
Magazine The Ebb and Flow of Protest in Thailand By James Buchanan | February 01, 2023
With street politics halted and parliamentary politics effectively on hold until the election, Thailand feels in limbo.