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Members of the Special Malaysia Disaster Assitance and Rescue Team (SMART) load emergency and relief supplies into an aircraft for Japan at the Subang Airforce base in Kuala Lumpur on March 15, 2011. (AFP/Getty Images)

How You Can Help Japan's Earthquake Victims

Asia Society suggests sending donations via the Japan Society. more
L to R: Sri Lankan Ambassador Palitha T.B. Kohona, Asia Society’s Jamie Metzl, and Amb. Robert Blake of the US State Department in New York on Mar. 14, 2011.

Is Real Peace Possible for Sri Lanka?

The panel came just after Ambassador Blake's public call for greater transparency and accountability with regard to potential war crimes committed in the latter stages of Sri Lanka's decades-long civil war. more
A man cycles past upturned cars and tsunami wrought devastation in Natori City, Miyagi prefecture on March 14, 2011. (Mike Clarke /AFP/Getty Images)

Crisis a "Leadership Opportunity" for Japan

Northeast Japan's devastating earthquake and tsunami have already killed thousands and left a landscape in ruin, but the country's nightmare is far from over. more
 A survivor wrapped in a blanket stands to look on tsunami-damaged town at Ishinomaki city in Miyagi prefecture on March 13, 2011. (Yomiuri Shimbun /AFP/Getty Images)

Japan's Disaster: Assessing the Long-Term Effects

Associate Fellow Alexandra Harney looks at potential political and economic effects of the March 11 quake and tsunami. more
Fire and water engulf homes after an 8.9-magnitude earthquake triggered a tsunami at Natori city in Miyagi prefecture, northern Japan on March 11, 2011. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan Battered by Devastating Earthquake and Tsunami

A massive earthquake measuring 8.9 on the Richter scale struck off the coast of Japan on Friday, March 11. more
Sri Lankan children climb aboard an armoured vehicle on display in Colombo on Dec. 15, 2010. (Ishara S. Kodikara/AFP/Getty Images)

Sri Lanka: Is A 'Culture of Impunity' Blocking Reconciliation?

Over the last week, the United States has raised its voice regarding accountability and reconciliation in post-war Sri Lanka. more