Regions / China
Despite hawkish new posturing from the U.S., China is still basically playing by Washington's rules when it comes to North Korea.
Sub-Saharan states continue to underserve their people.
China’s broken and thuggish legal system is producing a new brand of “terrorism.”
Micro-blogging is increasing the pressure on the Chinese government to eradicate “Re-education Through Labor” camps.
China’s aggressive territorial claims, Washington's "pivot" to Asia, and Japan’s hawkish bluster add up to a volatile brew in the Asia-Pacific.
The Chinese government attempts to tie unrest in Xinjiang with groups affiliated with Al Qaeda.
NSA spying is sullying Washington's relationship with nearly every one of its global partners and competitors.
Responding to a cyber attack with nuclear weapons, incredible as it sounds, may be “on the table.”
The case of activist Chen Guangcheng sheds light on how dependent American universities are becoming on tuition from Chinese students.
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.