Regions / Asia & Pacific
Make no mistake: the Obama administration's "pivot to Asia" is all about containing China.
The U.S. government may be legally obligated to defend Japan.
As he enters his second term, Barack Obama must confront the role of 'strategic patience' as a central driver of our current crisis in Korea.
Migration is one of the best mechanisms for reducing poverty.
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.