Regions / Asia & Pacific
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?
While making a political show of turning away migrant children at the border, Texas Governor Rick Perry has offered “honorary citizenship” to a right-wing Australian author.
The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.
After learning airline crisis management the hard way, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has quickly taken control of the investigation of MH17.