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East Asia
East Asia
Taiwan’s New Multicultural Identity

Wei Te-Sheng’s films illuminate Asia’s under-appreciated success story.

East Asia
Rivals Cooperate for a Change

Japan, China, and South Korea took a break from bickering about disputed territory to agree to exchange information on nuclear disasters. The WSJ has the story: Under the agreement, each country’s regulators must quickly provide information of nuclear accident to its counterparts in the other two countries by both email and phone. All accidents deemed […]

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Asia's Game of Thrones

Philippine officials sought to clarify Duterte’s comments on separating from the U.S., but the situation is still murky.

Reefer Madness

Is it Gary Johnson’s world? Not necessarily.


Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin thinks Moscow can add 4 million barrels per day in the coming years.


America’s peculiar system for choosing presidents may help avoid post-election chaos.

Third Debate Recap

Trump shortchanges his supposed signature issue to defend man-crush on Putin.

Frozen Ukraine

The latest round of peace talks only mask Europe’s lack of leverage and commitment in Ukraine.

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