Regions / Asia & Pacific
Stateless refugees from Burma are risking death, rape, and drowning by the thousands on a risky escape to Malaysia.
Our wartime commemorations are the functional equivalent of mounting the heads of our victims on pikes. Are we surprised that others celebrate bloodshed when we do the same?
With Singapore's longtime strongman now passed away, some expect the statelet's authoritarian political culture to follow him into the grave.
Women-led groups in Nepal are leading earthquake relief and recovery efforts in the country, including in decision-making where women are often excluded.
As youth movements rise to the fore, Taiwan is undergoing a change of identity.
Ironically, a successful Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference means failure.
Japan wants a "normal" foreign policy. Its neighbors want apologies for wartime atrocities — and an assurance that Japanese militarism is a thing of the past.
Today’s conventional wisdom holds that the American effort to integrate China into the international order has only succeeded in generating new threats to U.S. primacy in Asia.
To get out from under the rubble, Nepal first needs to get out from under its debt.
Beijing is only too happy to offer an alternative to Western-dominated international finance. What's more surprising is that leading Western economies are signing up.