China’s Grand Parade to Keep Some Ghosts of History Alive

China uses WWII history against rival Japan for power, but cooperation could be the better lesson
Börje Ljunggren
September 8, 2015

Tension Highlights North Korea’s Limitations

South Korea refuses to panic over North’s provocations, turns on border loudspeakers to secure agreement on peace talks
Shim Jae Hoon
August 25, 2015

Temperatures in the South China Sea Continue to Rise

Chinese military drills in South China Sea, as ASEAN convenes on code of conduct, send unsettling message
Gregory Poling
August 6, 2015

China Tightens Its Two-Systems Approach for Hong Kong

Protests, China’s tightening grip, uncertainty put Hong Kong’s status as global financial center at risk
Michael C. Davis
August 4, 2015

Beijing’s Maritime Silk Road Passes Through Islamabad

With strong ties to Pakistan, China extends economic and strategic influence over the Indian Ocean region
Dilip Hiro
July 21, 2015

Modi’s Visit to China Marks New Tone, But No Concrete Progress

During a trip to China, India’s Prime Minister Modi wins publicity points, but fails to narrow strategic differences
Neelam D Sabharwal
June 16, 2015


Thai King's Death Adds to Uncertainty About Obama's Faltering Asia Pivot

Since 1946, the king supported strong US-Thai relations
David Brunnstrom
October 14, 2016

Chinese Billionaire Makes Aggressive Moves in Hollywood

Some legislators question if investors in film industry pursue profit, soft power or propaganda
Ryan Faughnder and David Pierson
October 5, 2016

Submarine Sanctuary: Why China Is Determined to Establish Dominance Over South China Sea

Surveillance of the shallow waters is easy
Nayan Chanda
September 29, 2016

Britain Approves Controversial Chinese-Financed Nuclear-Reactor, With a Catch

New British energy deal with China approved by skeptical May
Griff Witte
September 22, 2016

Abe to Seek Cuba’s Help Over North Korea and Boost Trade

Cuba would gain global stature by convincing North Korea that nuclear weapons are not a good idea
Ayako Mie
September 21, 2016