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In the inaugural State of Asia Address, India's foremost foreign policy thinker C. Raja Mohan talks about new pessimism surrounding Asia's rise, and the need for more European involvement in the region.
James Crabtree, Executive Director of IISS-Asia, joins us from Singapore to talk about the effects of increasing tensions between China and other great powers on Southeast Asia, and whether this is still 'the Asian Century'.
Leni Robredo, 14th Vice President of the Philippines, joins us from Manila to talk about how disinformation tripped up her run for the presidency, and about her goal to create politically empowered citizens.
C. Raja Mohan, India's foremost foreign policy thinker and Senior Fellow with the Asia Society Policy Institute in New Delhi, on how to find balance among the Asian powers, and Western worries about the state of democracy in India.
Tomohiko Taniguchi, former Special Advisor to Japan's longest-serving Prime Minister, the late Shinzo Abe, on his worries about security in Asia, the question who is the enemy of the future of Japan, and the enduring importance of hope.
In-depth conversations with speakers of the inaugural STATE OF ASIA conference. All of them are in pole position to give you a condensed overview of current and future developments in Asia, and how they affect all of us.