Regions / Asia & Pacific
Even a superpower can’t maintain dominance in every domain and also effectively address big-ticket items like climate change.
Amazingly, Cambodia's transition out of rule by the Khmer Rouge, its long civil war, and its descent into electoral authoritarianism have all been guided by one man. A new book looks at his legacy.
I called Henry Kissinger a war criminal to his face. Here's why.
In films like American Sniper and The Interview, Americans are the heroes and "furriners" are the targets: an undifferentiated group of people so alien that they're practically subhuman.
Congressional hawks are putting on a show in Washington, and they've invited the Israeli prime minister to guest star. Who else might fit the bill?
Are India's anti-Muslim outbursts coming from rogue politicians, or are they directed by the prime minister?
How one Korean-American woman got tangled up with the South Korean security state after a life-changing visit to the North.
A 'seismic shift' in Philippine climate diplomacy sheds some light on the dilemmas faced by climate-vulnerable developing countries.
Despite resistance on the parts of both countries, détente between Iran and the United States is preordained.
The world's two biggest polluters shouldn't be setting the terms for global climate talks.