Keyword: barack obama
After Obama appointed the veteran diplomat to manage U.S. relations with Afghanistan and Pakistan, the two could not see eye to eye before Holbrooke's death in 2010. George Packer, author of a new biography on Holbrooke, explains why.
Can an underprepared president with a new national security team solve the North Korea conundrum?
Asia Society experts explain the logic of negotiating with Pyongyang.
The expected imposition of tariffs and other punitive measures against China may escalate the already tense economic relationship between the world's two largest economies.
Pulling out of the 2015 agreement, as President Trump has threatened, may deal a fatal blow to Iran's beleaguered moderate faction.
Orville Schell describes the president's renewed commitment to U.S. alliances in Japan and South Korea.
Daniel Russel discusses how the 45th president has managed Asia policy since taking office and previews Trump's upcoming trip to the continent.
Daniel Russel explains why, rhetoric aside, U.S.-North Korea policy has changed less than people think.