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This is Not the NATO You're Looking For: A Practical Vision for Arab and Asian Security Networks
NATO may not be the right model for the Middle East and Asia, but multilateralism is possible and necessary in both regions. more
Can Trump's 'Strategic Unpredictability' Change North Korea's Behavior?
Kevin Rudd talks to Fareed Zakaria about whether Trump's "strategic unpredictability" will be effective against North Korea. more
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses reporters at the Department Press Briefing, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 1, 2017. [State Department / Flickr]
Unfilled State Department Jobs Could Hamper North Korea Solutions
As the rhetoric between the Trump administration and North Korea escalates, many of the important diplomatic portfolios that deal with East Asia lie empty at the State Department. more
South Korea firing Hyunmu-2 missiles into the East Sea during a South Korea-U.S. joint missile drill aimed to counter North Korea's ICBM test on July 29, 2017 in East Coast, South Korea. (South Korean Defense Ministry via Getty Images)
Creative Diplomacy is Vital to Defuse Korean Crisis
Kevin Rudd writes in the Financial Times that the international community might be sleepwalking into war on the Korean Peninsula. more
On July 10, 2008 a Chinese soldier and an Indian soldier stand guard at the Chinese side of the ancient Nathu La border crossing between India and China. (Diptendu Dutta/AFP/Getty Images)
India Takes a Bold Approach in Border Standoff With China, but the Endgame Is Unclear
Anubhav Gupta writes that the border standoff between India and China in Doklam represents a shift in ties between Asia’s two primary powers. more
Ambassador Nikki Haley delivers remarks at an emergency UN Security Council meeting on nonproliferation in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, July 5, 2017 (US Mission to the UN / Flickr)
North Korea Under Pressure After UN Approves New Sanctions
Daniel Russel says the UN's new sanctions against North Korea are a "significant advance" that will slow the progress of the North Korean nuclear program. more
Tillerson to Address the Philippines’ Deadly Drug Crackdown
During Rex Tillerson's visit to the Philippines, Lindsey Ford discusses what will be on his agenda on PBS Newshour. more
U.S. may Launch New Sanctions against Chinese Firms
Kevin Rudd tells CNN that U.S. sanctions against Chinese firms that are assisting North Korea may be inevitable and will raise bilateral tensions. more