regional security


Japan PM Kishida Reshuffles Cabinet as Popularity Wanes

Deutsche Welle

Japan PM Fumio Kishida’s reshuffling of cabinet came after his declined popularity, with snap elections and the ruling party’s leadership elections on the horizon.


China Hosts Rare Counterterrorism Talks With Iran, Pakistan

Voice of America

China has boosted economic collaboration with Iran. The countries signed a 25-year strategic partnership agreement in March 2021. However, according to Iranian officials, the document contained no specific commitments on investment or security.


Are 'Minilaterals' the Future of ASEAN Security?

Grace Guiang

Bilateral arrangements are no longer enough to address the convergence of challenges around regional security.


North Korea: Reaching for Armageddon

Euan Graham

North Korea is in a rush to lock in nuclear gains before the next U.S. administration settles its new policy.


Russia Over a South China Sea Barrel

Euan Graham

Whatever Moscow’s diplomatic aims are for this week’s South China Sea exercise with China, the reality is the drill will do more to reveal contradictions in Russia’s regional approach.

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