Regions / Asia & Pacific
The recent round of sanctions aimed at Moscow could backfire on Washington by accelerating a move away from the dollar as the world’s reserve currency.
The ongoing crisis in Gaza has pushed the Malaysia-Israel relationship to the point of no return.
In the United States, whose bombing of Cambodia paved the way for the Khmer Rouge, many refugees now face the prospect of deportation under a draconian U.S. immigration regime.
Buddhist monks in Myanmar rival Islamist extremists in their intolerance.
Sticks and carrots won't get North Korea to give up its nukes. But a peace treaty and security guarantees might.
A showdown looms over Hong Kong’s democratic demands and Beijing’s apparent determination to thwart them.
Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?
Every time you think China is becoming a more open society, it goes all repressive again.
The simmering tensions in East Asia are echoes of Washington's Cold War intrigues—and the Pentagon's not-so-secret plans for battle with China.
How should a country react when its diplomats commit a crime and claim diplomatic immunity?