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Cui Tiankai, China's Ambassador to the U.S., responds to a question during a panel discussion at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Watch: Experts on Why the US Needs to Reframe its 'Pivot' to Asia

Whether true or not, a U.S. rebalance toward the Asian region “was perceived first as a military type engagement to contain certain other countries in Asia that were growing,” said experts at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday. more

Marc Grossman, Resolving Conflict in Afghanistan and Pakistan

The U.S. special representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan presents a detailed analysis of his work in the region. more

Marc Grossman: Resolving Conflict in Afghanistan and Pakistan (Complete)

The U.S. special representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan presents a detailed analysis of his work in the region. more

Ambassador Crocker Asserts Importance of Asia Society's Role

Ryan C. Crocker discusses the importance of organizations such as Asia Society in today’s world. more
The calm blue waters of Lake Tarbela in Haripur, Pakistan January 10, 2014. (Nauman Sadiq/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Serene Waters in Pakistan

The calm blue waters of Lake Tarbela in Haripur, Pakistan January 10, 2014. (Nauman Sadiq/Flickr) more
Hassan Abbas
Hassan Abbas
Dr. Hassan Abbas was a 2010 Bernard Schwartz Fellow, focusing on U.S.-South Asia relations, especially in the context of political dynamics in Pakistan and Afghanistan. more
Huamaira Bachal at the Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit in Zhenjiang, China in December 2013. (Tahiat Mahboob/Asia Society)

Interview: Why Humaira Bachal Fights for Quality Education in Pakistan

The Asia 21 Young Leader explains how, at the age of 12, she decided to dedicate herself to providing children in Pakistan with an education. more
An Afghan policeman stands guard at the site of a suicide attack in Kabul on July 2, 2013. (Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images)

2014: South Asia's Make or Break Year

2013 was a challenging year for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, and this year could define the fate of the region for years to come. The U.S. can enhance stability by pursuing a regional strategy. more
Typhoon Haiyan, better known as Yolanda in the Philippines, touched down on November 11, 2013, the deadliest Philippine typhoon on record. (Noel Celis/AFP/Getty Images)

Photos: From Basketball Diplomacy to a Super Typhoon, Asia's Year in Pictures

As the world bids 2013 farewell, we look back at some of the year's most memorable people and events from Asia. more
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, shown here reviewing a military parade in Pyongyang on July 27, could be waving goodbye to hopes from the international community that he would "behave better" in 2013.  (Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

Scorecard: What Was Predicted for Asia's 2013 — and What Actually Happened

A year ago, Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski offered his predictions on Asia for the year ahead. How many of them came true? more