Regions / Asia & Pacific
The crisis of people-trafficking and sexual exploitation in Northeast Asia is not a nationalist issue; it is a gender issue.
After 40 years of exile and too many broken hearts, it's long past time we let the Chagossians go home.
The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II.
Developments on the Korean peninsula will almost certainly influence calculations made in Washington and Tehran.
It's time for us to grow up in our assessments of North Korea.
North Korea policymakers must look beyond the nuclear issue to consider the human rights of the population.
Theoretically Pakistan is poised to respond to Indian military retaliation for a terrorist strike with tactical nukes.
In its rush to jump on the Burma investment bandwagon, the U.S. is actually exploring working with Burma's army.
Burma's Muslims are caught in a cross-fire between Chinese and Western investment.
In the current crisis on the Korean peninsula, the Obama administration is virtually repeating the 2004 Bush playbook.