Regions / Asia & Pacific
As financial crisis looms, the Philippines look to overseas Filipinos to keep the country together.
The Obama administration should ditch Washington's policies of military support and arms exports to India and Pakistan.
The new Taiwanese president could substantially alter the cross-strait dynamic.
The Indian state of Kerala's alternative development model offers valuable lessons as the global economic crisis unfolds.
Since the end to the U.S. wars in Southeast Asia, many other wars have been waged, in other parts of the world, in new terrain, villages, and communities. Yet, the wars in Southeast Asia lingers.
The Vietnamese-born artist Huong has created an immense mural that depicts the horror of war and the imperative of peace.
By restricting military assistance to Indonesia, President Obama can do the most for human rights in the world's largest Muslim-majority country.
Serious economic engagement with North Korea can help improve the human rights situation in one of the bleakest parts of the globe.
If Europe doesn't extend a welcoming hand, Turkey will drift eastward and that's not good news for the United States.
Instead of scaling up an already disastrous war, the United States could change course in a way that would ultimately do a lot more to ensure the world's safety.