Regions / Asia & Pacific
China is more concerned with keeping its sea lanes open than with extending its navy's reach.
In its final report on the sinking of its naval vessel ROKS Cheonan, the South Korean government puts the blame squarely on North Korea. But many questions remain unanswered.
President Obama's rightward drift continues.
Give the lady a chance to find her sea legs.
Once again Burma's junta is thinking of releasing Aung San Suu Kyi from house arrest.
The UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security just turned 10 years old -- but few nations are helping it meet its goals of involving women in peacemaking and peacekeeping.
The U.S. and India should not sign a treaty that will only serve the short-term interests of large corporations, and undermine the authority of governments to protect their people from financial crisis.
A minor collision between a Chinese fishing boat and Japanese Coast Guard vessel last August continues to resonate in the region.
India says that its space program is for peaceful purposes. The United States agrees. They're both wrong.
On September 7 Japanese patrol boats intercepted a Chinese fishing trawler near Kubashima, one of the Senkaku [Chinese: Diaoyu] Islands in the East China Sea.