Posts Tagged: China
In the current crisis on the Korean peninsula, the Obama administration is virtually repeating the 2004 Bush playbook.
The U.S. needs to come up with a new and different Pacific pivot that places peace and prosperity on the Korean peninsula at the top of the list of priorities.
In some corners of Africa, the seams of the tight Africa-China relationship are becoming stretched.
Make no mistake: the Obama administration's "pivot to Asia" is all about containing China.
The U.S. government may be legally obligated to defend Japan.
Can China manage an effective partnership with both Sudans?
Withdrawing U.S. troops from the Korean peninsula could kickstart diplomatic progress in Northeast Asia--and save billions of dollars to boot.
Will Hegel follow in Panetta's ideological footsteps when it comes to the Air-Sea, Cold War style battle in the Pacific?
"Soft power" doesn't work when it's a fig leaf for military dominance.
Its capabilities are limited, but so is its mission.