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Vietnamese nationals mount a protest rally against China's territorial claims in the Spratlys group of islands in the South China Sea on July 12, 2016 in Manila, Philippines. (Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)

After the Ruling — What's Next in the South China Sea?

Asia Society experts discuss what will follow the international tribunal's rebuke of China's maritime claims. more
(Christophe Archambault/AFP/Getty Images)

Beyond the Embargo: The Way Ahead for U.S.-Vietnam Strategic Relations

Former U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam David Shear discusses the implications of President Obama's May visit to the Southeast Asian country. more
Former Chinese Foreign Minister Li Zhaoxing holds a copy of the Charter of the United Nations at Asia Society in New York. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

China is Perhaps the 'Biggest Victim' in South China Sea, Says Former Foreign Minister

Li Zhaoxing had strong words about a pending South China Sea arbitration case with the Philippines — and for the United States. more
A Chinese base built in 1995 stands in Mischief Reef of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. (Romeo Gacad/AFP/Getty Images)

How Historical 'Humiliation' Drives China's Maritime Claims

In an interview with Asia Blog, journalist and author Bill Hayton discusses the thinking behind China’s recent actions in the South China Sea, and why Beijing may soon reassess moves to enforce them. more
President Barack Obama speaks at the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative town hall event in Ho Chi Minh City on May 25, 2016. (Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Interview: Pulitzer-Winner Viet Thanh Nguyen on the United States, Vietnam, and Why History Can’t Be Erased

"The effacement and erasure of Asians, Asian Americans and other minorities or people of color still continues to this day in the U.S." more