In Depth: US

27 Apr 2017

Is Beijing Serious About Restraining Kim Regime?

China has detained eight North Korean refugees seeking asylum in South Korea. If China repatriates them—a death sentence—it’s a sign that Beijing has no real intention of restraining the Kim regime.

US Policy and Strategy in the Asia-Pacific Region

Center for Strategic and International Studies. US. 01:46 PM EDT

US Admiral Takes Blame in Carrier to North Korea Fiasco

The Straits Times. Singapore. 12:51 PM EDT

What the US Might Learn From Singapore

The seriousness with which US politicians and policy makers deliberate fails to measure up to the seriousness of the global challenges ahead. Perhaps Singapore can offer a lesson.

North Korea University Confirms US Citizen Detained Amid Tension

The Straits Times. Singapore. 02:42 PM EDT
21 Apr 2017

Lessons Unlearned: War, Occupation, and Governance

Until the United States learns how to win the peace, its battlefield successes will likely be undone and for naught.

US Preparing Charges Against WikiLeaks Founder Assange

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 02:51 PM EDT
19 Apr 2017

OPINION. US Lied About Carrier Strike Group

Jun Ji-Hye. Korea Times. 01:21 PM EDT

Pence Says US to Expand Military Alliance with Japan

Asia Times. Hong Kong. 01:13 PM EDT
17 Apr 2017

Sudan Participates in US AFRICOM Meetings

Sudan Tribune. 02:36 PM EDT

US, South Korea Agree on Early Deployment of THAAD

Channel News Asia. Singapore. 02:01 PM EDT
14 Apr 2017

US Dispatches Carrier Strike Group to Korean Peninsula

The line between deterrence and provocation is thin, so any US response to North Korean provocation could trigger conflict, but when American resolve yields to restraint, deterrence fails.

Lavrov: Russia, US Agree US Strikes on Syria Should Not Be Repeated

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 12:20 PM EDT

ISIS Claims None Killed in US MOAB Bombing

Sputnik News. Russia. 11:38 AM EDT

Russia, Iran, And Syria Issue Warning To US

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 11:36 AM EDT
13 Apr 2017