Regions / Asia & Pacific
Within a few short years, crucial warfighting decisions — even whether to launch a nuclear weapon — could be made by autonomous machines.
On everything from climate to trade to the international order itself, the failure of the White House's powers of persuasion were on full display at the G20.
Rodrigo Duterte and Xi Jinping are loving their bromance. But the relationship doesn't have a lot of popular support.
The media is missing the real story on the peninsula. If that gives Koreans space to lead, maybe that's not such a bad thing.
The new governor of Okinawa wants to persuade Washington to stop a controversial base construction project. Will Washington listen?
The White House appears to have a broader strategy to unwind over 50 years of agreements to control and limit nuclear weapons.
The Air Force is undergoing its biggest expansion since the end of the Cold War, and the reasons are clear.
Colonial-era "criminal defamation laws" in countries like India are being wielded against women who hold abusers accountable. But women aren’t standing down.
Three superpowers now face off along multiple fronts, even as they dismantle the tools that prevented escalation in the past.
Despite dire warnings, politically influential big banks continue to lend billions to the fossil fuel industry every year.