Regions / Asia & Pacific
Will the parliamentary elections deepen democracy in Afghanistan?
U.S. and North Korean negotiators have met at least 10 times, what's next?
Contradictions in U.S.-China relations and a way forward.
New agreements with India weakens international arms control regime.
India Moves Toward a New Compact with the United States
The failure of the Bush administration, even as it complements Hanoi for its progress in the economic sphere.
How to deal with North Korea
Aceh, so long isolated from international view by the Indonesian government and military, is nowtragicallyat the center of world attention.
Afghanistan will undergo the first presidential elections in the countrys history on October 9, 2004.
The Taliban are acutely aware that sustained donor interest and military support will not last forever; donor fatigue, shifting budgetary priorities, and waning donor attention are inevitable.