Regions / Asia & Pacific
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.
The struggle over Jeju Island in South Korea is heating up, with civil society activists standing up against a powerful military.