July 29, 2016 | The National Interest
The latest outbreak of political violence in South Sudan has left an estimated forty-two thousand people homeless and c
July 29, 2016 | Taipei Times
“While the view in Taipei seems to be hopeful that all will be well by the end of that period, one senses a rather more downbeat expectation on the Mainland [China],” said Romberg, who is now director of the East Asia Program at the Stimson Center.
July 29, 2016 | CQ Press
Some experts think the tough, recent Russian rhetoric on nuclear weapons reflects the Putin government's efforts to regain international respect it believes was lost when the former Soviet Union broke up.
July 28, 2016 | The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Partners with the Stimson Center on the UNSCR 1540 International Student Essay Contest
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists is excited to partner with the Stimson Center on the UNSCR 1540 International Student Essay Contest.
July 28, 2016 | Voice of America
Rich Cronin, Brian Eyler and Courtney Weatherby quoted in Voice of America on Hydropower Dams and the Future of the Mekong River
From the snowy plateaus of Tibet to the mountain gorges of China’s Yunnan province and beyond to the jungled borders of Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and down to the plains of Cambodia and paddy fields of Vietnam – the Mekong River is of crucial importance to tens of millions of people.
July 28, 2016 | Foreign Affairs
South Sudan’s fragile peace is falling apart. Five years after the country gained independence, it is on the brink of a return to civil war.
July 28, 2016 | The Hill
This month marks the fifth anniversary of South Sudan’s independence and the country appears to be on the verge civil war — again.
July 27, 2016 | World Politics Review
The most recent suicide bombing in Kabul over the weekend, claimed by the so-called Islamic State, contrasts with the near absence of debate over Afghanistan in the U.S. presidential campaign to date. President Barack Obama’s decision to slow down the withdrawal of U.S.
July 26, 2016 | The Anniston Star
July 26, 2016 | The Straits Times
Asean foreign ministers begin annual discussions in Laos today under intense scrutiny amid rising acrimony over the South China Sea. A key concern is whether the territorial dispute will further splinter the 10-nation bloc and undermine its relevance. -snip-