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.
The two reporters had been incarcerated since 2017 for their reporting on the plight of the Rohingya. Asia Society awarded them with Asia's most prominent journalism prize last year.
In the opening pages of 'Staggering Forward: Narendra Modi and India’s Global Ambition,' author Bharat Karnad bluntly describes Modi’s foreign policy as “inept” and “short-sighted.”
In a lively conversation held last week at Asia Society, Mohammad Javad Zarif said Iran would continue to sell its oil to foreign buyers despite American pressure.
An excerpt from author Steven Ujifusa's book 'Barons of the Sea: And Their Race to Build the World's Fastest Clipper Ship.'