Regions / Asia & Pacific
The U.S. 'pivot' to the South and East China Seas has energised the American industrial-military complex, dimming the prospects for a peaceful resolution of the ongoing disputes in the region.
The Senate must pass the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, an international agreement that affirms principles of human rights and equality for women everywhere.
Can China manage an effective partnership with both Sudans?
Missile defense cuts off the nose to spite the face.
Withdrawing U.S. troops from the Korean peninsula could kickstart diplomatic progress in Northeast Asia--and save billions of dollars to boot.
With Japanese militarism on the rise, Okinawan leaders bring an angry appeal for peace to Tokyo.
An interview with a commander of the Moro National Liberation Front in the Philippines.
Non-nuclear weapons states forget that the nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty exists at their pleasure.
Will Hegel follow in Panetta's ideological footsteps when it comes to the Air-Sea, Cold War style battle in the Pacific?
"Soft power" doesn't work when it's a fig leaf for military dominance.