The Diplomat: US Coast Guard Conducts South Pacific Fisheries Patrols in Coordination With Canada
Joint US-Canada Coast Guard patrols in the South Pacific: the new normal?
East Asia Forum: Bad legal arguments against Meng Wanzhou’s arrest and indictment
An explanation of the legal basis for the arrest of Huawei’s Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou.
PacNet #11A – Reply to PacNet 11
Project Syndicate: Why a US-China Trade Deal Is Not Enough
US-China competition will continue to grow even if they reach a trade deal because China needs to allay US security concerns.
East Asia Forum: Canberra’s growing silence on US leadership in Asia
Is Australia growing skeptical about US leadership in Asia?
ASEAN Today: US-ASEAN Forum shows the need for concrete plans on economic integration and human rights
Can the US and Southeast Asia actually create a partnership to promote good governance and economic cooperation?
The Interpreter – One casualty of Jolo bombing: Indonesian-Philippine trust
Political expediency and the eagerness to internationalize terrorist activity in Mindanao has the unintended consequence of reducing the likelihood of bilateral cooperation between the Philippines and Indonesia.
The Diplomat: Is This a True Thaw in Sino-Japanese Relations?
Despite some movement on diplomatic reconciliation between Japan and China, cooperation on infrastructure development remains fraught.
The Diplomat: South Korea Eyes ASEAN’s Port Projects Amid Domestic Slowdown
Is South Korea becoming the next big investor in Southeast Asian infrastructure projects?
Project Syndicate: The Looming Taiwan Crisis
An explanation of the risks associated with attempting to change the US “One China” policy.