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The Power of Diplomacy: An Indonesian Perspective

In Houston on Dec. 17, Indonesian Ambassador Dr. Dino Patti Djalal addressed the primacy of dimplomacy and soft power in his nation's foreign and domestic policy. (ASTC)

Indonesia's Ambassador to the US addressed the evolution of his nation's partnership with the US and Indonesia's role as an emerging regional power. 

Video: War Between North and South Korea Unlikely


Jamie Metzl discusses the unlikely war between North and South Korea during an appearance on CNN.

Is China’s Economy Growing Too Fast?


Jamie Metzl discusses the outlook for China's economy during an appearance on Fox Business.

Dalai Lama: Climate Change More Urgent than Tibetan Autonomy

A scene from <i>The Melt</i> compares the level of the glaciers in 1921 to 2007. (Asia Society Center on US-China Relations)

In a leaked diplomatic cable the Dalai Lama indicates that climate change needs to be the focus of talks with China.

Former Asia Society Chairman Richard Holbrooke Dead at 69

Asia Society Pays Tribute to Richard Holbrooke After Surgery

Amb. Richard Holbrooke at the State Department in Washington, DC, on Aug. 9, 2010. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Amb. Richard Holbrooke was in critical condition in a Washington hospital after surgery for a torn aorta.

Evan Osnos Exposes Media's Favorite China 'Myths'

<i>New Yorker</i> staff writer and Asia Society Osborn Elliott Prize winner Evan Osnos. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

China's top 10 myths busted.

China's Global War on Human Rights

Liu Xiaobo, who was recently awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, is currently serving an 11-year prison sentence in China.

In a Wall St. Journal opinion piece, Asia Society's Jamie Metzl argues Beijing is actively undermining global human rights norms.

The Melt: How Melting Glaciers Threaten Asia

<i>The Melt</i> tracks the receding Himalayan glaciers. Red lines indicate the levels of ice in 1921, compared to today. (Asia Society Center on US-China Relations)

The Himalayan glaciers are melting, putting people, ecology, and landscapes in peril.  

Prospects Dim for Iran Nuclear Talks

A member of the Iranian opposition wearing a mask reading

Asia Society's Suzanne DiMaggio offers a way to gain traction on engagement with Iran.