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Aung San Suu Kyi: 'Human Rights Are Human Needs'

The Myanmar leader and iconic Nobel laureate discusses human rights at Asia Society in New York. more

An Address by Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar (Complete)

The iconic Nobel laureate discusses her country's emergence into a democracy and its plan for economic development. more

How the North Korea Nuclear Crisis Is a 'Game of Chicken'

Ambassador Chung-in Moon says that despite deterrence, defense, and sanctions, a lack of dialogue hinders progress in solving Asia's most intractable diplomatic problem. more

North Korea: The Way Forward (Complete)

Experts debate how to solve the nuclear crisis on the Korean Peninsula. more

The Bulk of Looted Objects Are Sold Online

Colette Loll, a member of the Antiques Coalition Task Force, acknowledges the growing role that technology and the Internet play in antiquities trafficking. more

Culture Under Threat (Complete)

Asia Society convened a special high-level panel to discuss the repercussions of the looting and destruction of ancient relics. more
Residents look up at a big screen TV in front of Pyongyang railway station showing television presenter Ri Chun-Hee officially announcing that the country successfully tested a nuclear warhead earlier in the day on September 9, 2016. (Kim Won-Jin/AFP/Getty)

North Korean Nuclear Test Complicates Quest for East Asian Regional Security

Friday's incident is certain to raise tensions on the Korean Peninsula. more