A rusty wheelbarrow is parked on a deserted street in Beijing, China on September 16, 2015. (Jens Schott Knudsen/Flickr)
Before-and-after photos offer a glimpse of the recent destruction of historic sites and cultural treasures in the Middle East and Africa.
Experts say questions about the state of China's economy will hang over President Xi Jinping's visit to Washington, and that domestic Chinese politics could thwart badly needed economic reforms.
In a speech delivered Tuesday evening in Seattle, the Chinese president struck a conciliatory note — but will he be flexible on key policy issues?
A farmer feeds the fish in her pond in Bagerhat, Bangladesh on May 30, 2015. (Md Masudur Rahaman/Flickr)
The Chinese president begins a much-anticipated trip to the United States with a speech on Tuesday night.
Asia 21 Young Leader Seung-yoon Lee discusses his new media startup Byline and how its model aims to counter the prevailing trends upending traditional journalism.
Sunway Lagoon Suspension Bridge surrounded by lush green trees in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on July 28, 2015. (Rob M/Flickr)
Having recently visited Beijing and met with senior Chinese officials there, Asia Society Policy Institute President Kevin Rudd shares his insights on the agenda for the upcoming Obama-Xi summit.
Golden rays from the sun peep through the clouds gathered over Fisherman's Wharf in Taipei, Taiwan on June 19, 2015. (Brian Sheng/Flickr)
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