Nikkei Asia – TSMC’s fate will indeed be at stake if China attacks Taiwan – Nikkei Asia
U.S. shouldn’t threaten to bomb foundries, but self-destruction can be deterrent.
Asia Times – India upgrading BrahMos to close missile gap with China
Asia Times – Another UN Myanmar envoy bites the dust
The Diplomat – What Is the Quad?
The grouping’s exact role in the Indo-Pacific is the subject of considerable debate. Here’s what scholars from all four countries could agree on.
Nikkei Asia – Indian and Nepali PMs discuss border dispute in New Delhi meeting
Modi says both sides seek closer ties as they sign deals on infrastructure.
Yonhap News Agency – Court finalizes ruling against disclosing minutes of 2015 Seoul-Tokyo pact on sex slavery
The Supreme Court on Thursday finalized a ruling in favor of the foreign ministry’s decision not to disclose the minutes of the 2015 Seoul-Tokyo agreement on resolving issues from Japan’s wartime sexual enslavement of Korean women.