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Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd addresses the crowd at Asia Society New York on January 13, 2012. (Asia Society/Bill Swersey)
Complete Text of Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd's Speech at Asia Society New York
The former Prime Minister's speech was entitled 'The Prospects for Peace in the Pacific: The Future of the Expanded East Asia Summit.' more
Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith speaks about the future of rising Asian nations at in Mumbai on Dec. 9, 2011. (12 min., 5 sec.)
Stephen Smith Stresses Cooperation with Rising Asian Nations
Australian Defence Minister addresses shared maritime security challenges, the rise of China and Australia's recent decision to allow uranium sales to India. more
Australia PM Julia Gillard speaks at Asia Society in Melbourne, Australia, September 28, 2011.
Australia PM Julia Gillard on Australia's Role in Asia
Full text of speech Gillard delivered Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at Asia Society in Melbourne, Australia. more
Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, speaks at the Asia Society in New York on September 20, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz)
Bangladesh's Economic Progress and Potential
Full Text of speech by Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Delivered September 20, 2011 at Asia Society in New York. more
Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in New York on Sept. 20, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)
Bangladesh on the Rise
Citing impressive economic advances, Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina hopes to position her country as a hub linking South Asia, Southeast Asia, and China. more
Jigmi Y. Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan, speaks at the Asia Society in New York on September 19, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz)
Bhutan's Role in Promoting Regional Peace and Prosperity in South Asia
Full Text of speech by Jigmi Y. Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan on September 19, 2011 at Asia Society in New York. more
Lyonchhen Jigme Y. Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan, speaking at Asia Society New York on Sept. 19, 2011. (Elsa Ruiz)
Bhutan's Prime Minister: South Asia at 'Critical Threshold'
Lyonchhen Jigme Y. Thinley argues region must break free of "cultivated fears." more
Dr. Lobsang Sangay, newly elected Kalon Tripa (or Prime Minister) of the Tibetan Government in Exile, discusses the contentious issues that will dominate his first year in office July 19, 2011 at the Asia Society in New York. (90 min., 39 sec.)
Defining a 'Middle Path' for Tibet and China
Lobsang Sangay, newly elected Kalon Tripa (or Prime Minister) of the Tibetan Government in Exile, spoke July 19, 2011, at Asia Society in New York about the new challenges and political responsibilities he inherits from the Dalai Lama. more
Taiwan Government Information Minister Philip Yang refrains from endorsing China's claims to the South China Sea in New York on July 12, 2011. (2 min., 57 sec.)
Negotiations With a Giant: Taiwan's 'Win-Win' Strategy
Taiwan's Information Minister emphasizes the necessity of "equal footing" in cross-strait relations. more
In New York on Mar. 17, Philip Shishkin traces the arc of democratic promise and disappointment in Kyrgyzstan from 2005 to 2010. (5 min., 7 sec.)
Democracy and Strategic Rivalry in Central Asia
Experts explain how the 'great game' is alive and well with new players in this volatile, troubled region. more