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Resetting the Thai Relationship?

As Thailand’s new King oversees a complex transition, is a reboot with the U.S. in the cards?

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South Korean Pol Wants to Pivot Away from US

As most people fret about how the European Union is being torn to shreds, more ominous developments are taking shape in a far more combustible part of the world.

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Philippines Draws A Line on South China Sea

Is this a non-starter for China?

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Thanks to Cambodia, China Blocks ASEAN Censure Effort

Last week, China promised Cambodia $600 million. This week, Cambodia returned the favor.

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New Filipino President Wants Less Cozy Relations with America

China’s ears pricked up.

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Australia Closes in on Sub Deal with Japan

The deal seems more consistent with Australia’s China policy than it did last fall.

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Beijing Takes Control of Pakistan Port

China expects to rely more and more on maritime trade.

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India Putting Down Roots in Contested Territory

Many of today’s most consequential geopolitical questions are about who should control territory.

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Japan Pulls Ahead of China in Bid for Indian Rail Deal

The contract would be a big economic and political victory for Japan, which has been looking for opportunities to challenge China’s position as a leading international developer.

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Taiwanese Presidential Candidate Visits Japan

Will Taiwan cozy up to its old colonial ruler?

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the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

More wages from Obama’s vaunted Pivot to Asia.

Golden State Blues

California’s high-end housing market is one of the most attractive for America’s rich. The market for starter homes? Not so much.

good causes & bad advocates

The organization’s reckless and misleading use of its imprimatur is poisonous for public debate.

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