Regions / Asia & Pacific
Recent scrutiny of U.S.-Japan base realignment and Okinawan anti-base opposition has overshadowed U.S. military issues in South Korea. As others have argued, the struggle in Okinawa represents only one facet of the larger global struggle against U.S. bases.
A new naval base on Jeju Island will only make a bad maritime security situation in Northeast Asia worse.
Sanctions are undermining President Obama's Burma policy.
How Turkey is chasing China to become the next big thing.
New documents reveal larger U.S. role in suppressing the popular uprising in South Korea in 1980.
Did North Korea really have anything to do with the sinking of the Cheonan?
It's no mystery who's responsible for the latest political tragedy in Japan.
The trillion-dollar war bill and a half-billion-dollar jet fighter engine are connected in a way that goes beyond their status as budget items.
New U.S. documents reveal Washington's complicity with dictators around the Kwangju uprising of 1980 in South Korea.
It is mandatory for all Bhutanese to wear national dress in public places. Cultural pride or a repressive state?