Regions / China
This week's summit between the presidents of the U.S. and China is being welcomed as a virtually unprecedented opportunity for each side.
The crisis of people-trafficking and sexual exploitation in Northeast Asia is not a nationalist issue; it is a gender issue.
Burma's Muslims are caught in a cross-fire between Chinese and Western investment.
In part, the Vietnam War was perceived as a message that the U.S. would not be intimidated by a Chinese nuclear-weapons program.
In some corners of Africa, the seams of the tight Africa-China relationship are becoming stretched.
The U.S. 'pivot' to the South and East China Seas has energised the American industrial-military complex, dimming the prospects for a peaceful resolution of the ongoing disputes in the region.
Can China manage an effective partnership with both Sudans?
Missile defense cuts off the nose to spite the face.
Will Hegel follow in Panetta's ideological footsteps when it comes to the Air-Sea, Cold War style battle in the Pacific?
Its capabilities are limited, but so is its mission.