Posts Tagged: asia
Can Washington move from Pacific power to Pacific partner?
On July 27, 2011 scholars from the Institute for Policy Studies, South Korea, and the Washington Peace Center will hold a special discussion on the status of the Korean War Armistice and why a peace treaty to end the Korean War matters today in the context of the current military issues facing East Asia and the overall need for peacebuilding in this region.
Beijing is rapidly expanding its influence in the Middle East. Will Washington do anything more than watch?
Burma and North Korea are the pariahs of Asia. Are these birds of a feather flocking together?
In their upcoming presidential elections, Iranians will make a choice that will have profound implications on their country's relationship with the United States and the world.
China's stimulus package is not likely to bail out either the Chinese peasants or the global economy.
Fouad Pervez and Sharad Joshi argue over the best way to move forward with U.S.-Pakistan relations.
The global economic crisis is just now hitting the developing world with devastating effects.
Pakistan has been a key U.S. ally on counter-terrorism. But it looks like Musharaff may no longer be our man in Pakistan.
The recent South Asian tsunamis devastation has already claimed at least 144,000 lives, caused countless injuries and wiped out entire villages. Concern now turns to the escalating death count caused by the spread of disease.