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2017/10/17 | Lucio Blanco Pitlo III

Philippines Foreign Policy under President Duterte

Philippines foreign policy under President Duterte has strengthened relations with Japan and appeared to tack away from the U.S., but the reality is more nuanced.

2017/10/03 | Anne-Marie Brady

Resisting China’s Magic Weapon

Foreign influence activities (of any state) can only thrive if public opinion in the state being influenced tolerates them.

2017/09/18 | Dongxiao Chen

The Dangers of Flip-flopping on North Korea

The security situation on the Korean peninsula seems to be moving further away from Beijing’s preferred objectives.

2017/07/09 | Henrik Selin.

Trump’s Exit of Paris Climate Accord Strengthens China and Europe

On global climate change cooperation and a growing number of other foreign policy issues, American exceptionalism now increasingly means that the United States stands largely alone in the world.

2017/06/15 | Shixin Ivy Zhang

China's New Foreign Correspondents Go Into the Fray

Chinese foreign correspondents and war correspondents may be a major force and agents in China’s soft power public diplomacy. But being Chinese does not bring many benefits to practicing journalists.

2017/06/09 | Elena Collinson and James Laurenceson

Is Australian Sovereignty at Risk amid Torrent of Chinese Investment?

Australian exposure to Chinese investment is in actual fact limited and that Australian government and authorities have not hesitated to act in cases where Chinese investment have raised national security concerns.

2017/03/29 | Michael Reilly

Confucianism, Morality and Chinese Diplomacy

Without a moral underpinning to its actions, China will struggle to build influence where it most needs it.

2017/03/23 | Crispin Rovere

Dear Foreign Policy Elite: You’re Obsolete

Foreign policy elite who have been criticizing US. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for his rejection of 'protocol' should focus on his achievements on issues affecting US interests instead.

2017/03/14 | Vasabjit Banerjee

The New India-US Foreign Policy: Dual Audiences and Track II Diplomacy

Can India use existing foreign policy channels, including behind-the-scenes Track II diplomacy, to stabilize and enhance Indo-U.S. relations?

2017/03/01 | Peter Rutland

The Petty Bargain: Trump, Putin and the Future of US-Russia Relations

The annexation of Crimea showed that the most reliable way to ensure a surge of popularity for Putin is foreign policy adventurism. More surprises may be in store.

2016/11/18 | Crispin Rovere

Trump’s Foreign Policy: America First, Not America Only

Foreign policy specialists have made some dire predictions about a Trump presidency. Crispin Rovere disagrees with many of them.

2016/11/11 | Shashank Joshi

What Donald Trump means for India

'Donald Trump is not an unknown quantity (no-one with 34,000 tweets could be described as such) but many of his views on Asia are glib, erratic, or extreme.

2016/11/03 | Ajey Lele

China’s Space Station Ambitions

There is a strong possibility that, after 2024, the Chinese station will be the only space station in orbit.