May 23, 2014

Asia's Top Countries All Lead By Nationalists. Worry

Philip Stephens, Financial Times

The Associated Press

With Modi sealed in India, Asia's leading powers are all headed by nationalists.

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May 16, 2014
How Obama Can Earn His Peace Prize
William Pesek, Bloomberg View
The risk of gunfire is rising by the day. The year ended in March saw a record number of Japanese fighter jets scrambled against Chinese aircraft. In total, Tokyo deployed jets 810 times, up from 567 the previous year. All it... more ››
May 16, 2014
China and the Age of Contempt
D. Blumenthal & M. Mazza, Foreign Policy
Though China has been increasingly aggressive in the South and East China Seas over the last three years, the dispatch of an oil rig indicates a troubling change in Chinese behavior. First, the nature of the act marks a notable... more ››
May 21, 2014
China's Strategic Disaster
Brad Glosserman, The National Interest
Looked at individually, each of Beijing’s foreign policies makes some sense. The leadership must defend China’s territorial integrity, and that need is even more compelling in the face of rising nationalism.... more ››
Only negotiations will bring about a solution that everyone can live with. more ››
May 12, 2014
The Search for Status in the New Asia
Roger Cohen, New York Times
Vietnam represents the push for status in the new Asia. more ››