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An Afghan policeman keeps watch as clergy men attend a gathering at the Shahi Doshamshira mosque where an Afghan woman, 27, was beaten to death and her body set alight by a mob, in Kabul on March 26, 2015. (Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images)

Are Private Police Forces 'Contributing to Violence' in Iraq and Afghanistan?

Asia Society Senior Advisor Hassan Abbas asks hard questions about the world of privately run police forces in strife-torn locations. more
L to R: Barbara Demick, Hitoshi Tanaka, Evans J.R. Revere, and Victor Cha discuss security in Northeast Asia (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Video: 'At the End of the Day, China Has North Korea's Back'

Panelists with expertise on Northeast Asia discuss relationships in the region and what security threats have arisen from North Korea and other issues. more

Cybersecurity and the Future of U.S. - China Relations

Experts examine the changing digital landscape in the U.S. and China and forecast emerging threats as well as opportunities more

Video: Kevin Rudd on How the US and China Are Correcting Their Trust Deficit

The incoming Asia Society Policy Institute president said he believes U.S. and Chinese leaders have established “the beginnings of a framework” to manage difficult elements of the U.S.-China relationship while advancing shared interests. more

Australia-U.S. Cooperation in the Asian Century

Experts discuss key energy, security and trade developments in the U.S.-Australia Relationship. more
H.E. Mr Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan

Business of Asia - Lunch with H.E Mr Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan

H.E Mr Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan to speak in Canberra at Business Community “Welcome” Lunch more
L: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (Mojtaba Salimi/Wikimedia Commons). R: U.S. President Barack Obama (National Defense University/Wikimedia Commons).

Iran and the US: Where Things Stand (SOLD OUT)

A discussion between Amb. Hossein Mousavian, a former senior Iranian diplomat and nuclear negotiator, and Gary Sick, Iran expert and former National Security Council member. more
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel (2L) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping (3rd L) during a meeting at the Great Hall of the People April 9, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

How China's Security Commission Can Manage Crises By Learning from the Past

Matt Stumpf, Director of the Asia Society Policy Institute's Washington office, proposes five practices to make the commission more effective. more
Daniel Pinkston

The Risks of Intelligence Failure in the ROK and Why It Matters

Daniel Allen Pinkston, the Northeast Asia Deputy Project Director for the International Crisis Group, was the speaker for our March luncheon lecture. 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