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  • Nguyen, Manh Hung (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-02-15)
    Many outside observers of the Eleventh Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) dismissed the results as "new wine, old bottle." There was no major change of leadership, and the same small circle of top leaders ...
  • Bayuni, Endy (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-02-17)
    The presence of Indonesia’s President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono as chief guest at the 62nd Republic Day celebrations in India in January marks a major milestone in the long history of Indonesia-India relations. This development ...
  • Hornung, Jeffrey (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-02-18)
    When the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) kicked the Liberal Democratic Party out of power in 2009, there was some sense of hope amongst the Japanese that things would change. If nothing else, the Japanese hoped that the ...
  • Matsuda, Yasuhiro (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-02-23)
    In 2010, two important documents on Japan's security and national defense policies were released under the Democratic Party of Japan government in Japan. One report is entitled "Japan's Vision for Future Security and Defense ...
  • Blank, Stephen (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-02-25)
    Neither the current US administration nor US academics recognize Russia as a major Asian power. Although Russia faces many obstacles to becoming a credible Asian actor, Moscow is making resolute diplomatic overtures to ...
  • Bayuni, Endy (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-02)
    Blasphemy can be a deadly affair in Indonesia and Pakistan, two of Asia's largest Muslim-majority countries. Triggered by allegations of blasphemy, virulent mob attacks against those perceived to have offended Islam have ...
  • Adhikari, Gautam (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-08)
    After being wondrously jolted by the revolutions in Tunisia and Egypt, the world watches Libya anxiously. Its neighbors on either side have carried out the once unthinkable. They have toppled sturdy old Arab dictatorships ...
  • Gupta, Sourabh (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-11)
    Civilizational, cultural, and geographic neighbors, India and Indonesia share striking commonalities in their modern historical trajectories. With a view to renewing their collective destiny in a post-Cold War Asian ...
  • Jameson, Donald (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-15)
    When US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited Cambodia in late 2010, she told senior Cambodian government officials "this does not look like the country I have been reading about in the press." Most first-time visitors ...
  • Cook, Malcolm; Wilkins, Thomas S. (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-17)
    Despite being the so-called northern and southern anchors of the US alliance system in Asia, for the Cold War period Japan-Australia security relations were minimal. In contrast, over the last seven years, this bilateral ...
  • Rehman, Iskander (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-24)
    In March 1996, the waters of the Taiwan Strait were roiled by Chinese live missile firings and massive military exercises. Washington answered Beijing's blunt demonstration of coercive military diplomacy by promptly ...
  • Yusuf, Huma (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-28)
    The nine-week standoff between the United States and Pakistan over the fate of Raymond Davis, an American arrested in Pakistan after shooting two men at a traffic stop, ended on March 16 with his sudden release from jail. ...
  • Ayson, Robert; Capie, David (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-03-31)
    The most visible sign of the new warmth in the United States-New Zealand bilateral relationship was US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit to New Zealand in November 2010, which culminated with the signing of the ...
  • Limaye, Satu (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-04-07)
    Re-defining Asia is now a common discussion among policy analysts. Evan Feigenbaum, for example, has argued that "[w]ithout a new map of Asia that reflects the ways in which Asians themselves are remaking their continent, ...
  • Fesharaki, Fereidun; Hosoe, Tomoko (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-04-12)
    Japan's power sector is at a major turning point. The ongoing crisis at the Fukushima nuclear facility highlights to the general public the potential dangers associated with Japan's ambitious nuclear power targets and its ...
  • Horimoto, Takenori (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-04-15)
    Japan-India relations have been improving rapidly since 2005 when the Japanese and Indian prime ministers began alternating reciprocal visits. Building on the momentum created by the establishment of the Japan-India strategic ...
  • Singh, Swaran (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-04-28)
    The last few years have witnessed a regular stream of irritants in Sino-Indian interactions. Even bilateral trade, once regarded as the pillar of their rapprochement, has been losing its shine with a rising trade deficit ...
  • Hervandi, Ray (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-05-10)
    Indonesia's initiation of democratic reforms in May 1998 did not portend well for Chinese Indonesians. Scarred by years of discrimination and forced assimilation under Suharto, many Chinese Indonesians were uncertain—once ...
  • Yinug, Falan (Washington, D.C.; East-West Center in Washington, 2011-05-12)
    Goods trade between the United States and the ten countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is surprisingly robust. According to official 2010 US trade statistics, ASEAN—if considered as one economic ...
  • Chongkittavorn, Kavi (Washington, D.C.: East-West Center in Washington, 2011-05-19)
    Indonesia, holder of the ASEAN Chair for 2011 and host of the 18th ASEAN Summit held on May 7-8 in Jakarta, clearly aspires to create new opportunities for ASEAN by contributing to problem solving within a globalized world. ...

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