Regions / Asia & Pacific
Predictions of economic decline and regime change in China have become increasingly popular. Hard times ahead? Almost certainly. Regime change? Not so likely.
Despite ruling Burma for decades, its military isn't as strong as you'd think.
A more stable U.S.-China relationship is needed to avoid great-power conflict in the South China Sea.
China has been taking the code of Western corporations -- "ye who enter the marketplace, abandon all ethics" -- to the next level.
It took a little help from its friends for the United States to defeat Imperial Japan in World War II.
"Child abuse and war should almost always be mentioned in the same sentence."
A new book puts the relationship between Beijing and Washington into the global context.
How a Hiroshima victim came to meet the co-pilot of the plane that dropped the bomb.
North Korea and Russia may be chummy, but South Korea and Japan remain suspicious of North Korea's motives.
The case of Timor-Leste proves once again how petroleum dependency turns out to be a curse rather than a blessing.