Beijing is wooing Southeast Asia. Washington can either try to break up the relationship, writes Evelyn Goh, or work out a more peaceable ménage a trois.
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Prodded in part by the Bush administration, the UN withdrew from East Timor too early. After several months of violence convulsed the island nation, the UN and the United States now have a second chance to get it right.
Aceh, so long isolated from international view by the Indonesian government and military, is nowtragicallyat the center of world attention.
The principles that emerge will guide our work in Iraq and be the gauntlet we will throw down in front of this administration.