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Yun Sun cited in The Daily Caller on China-US Relations

While flash points in Asia with the potential to trigger a conflict between the U.S. and China are growing, a few foreign policy experts argue that the U.S. and China are actually moving farther from war. -snip-

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Yun Sun quoted in ASEAN Today on Aung San Suu Kyi and China

When China’s foreign minister became the first foreign dignitary to visit Myanmar after Aung San Suu Kyi was elected, the $3.6 billion Chinese-financed Myitsone Dam project did not sit high on the agenda.

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Michael Krepon cited in Forbes on the US and nuclear weapons

Donald Trump has done what most candidates dread doing – bringing nuclear weapons into the public discourse. Of course, he did it accidentally out of basic ignorance, but the issue has now leapt to the forefront of many discussions.

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Gordon Adams quoted in Defense News on congressional budgeting

WASHINGTON — When the US Congress returns to Washington after Labor Day, its election year calendar permits it only four weeks to finish the 2017 defense spending and policy bills before the end of the fiscal year.

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Muhammad Daim Fazil op-ed in The Diplomat on Coups in Pakistan

Warning that a “coup is knocking” has been favorite mantra for Pakistani politicians over the years, to their occasional benefit.

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Michael Krepon interviewed with NPR on Obama's nuclear legacy

In his first term, President Obama pledged to work for nuclear disarmament. But America's arsenal is still being "modernized" — and he's approved $11 billion for a so-called "smart" bomb. Is he living up to the promise that got him the Nobel Peace Prize?

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Yun Sun quoted in Voice of America on Aung San Suu Kyi

WASHINGTON - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Sunday, ending a five-day visit to China, during which she met with a number of Chinese leaders to discuss the Myanmar peace process, bilateral economic and trade relations and other issues involving the Myitsone dam mutual interest The problem. Ana

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Stimson's “Sustainable Development & River Basin Management: From the Mekong to the Mississippi” aired on C-SPAN

The Stimson Center hosted a panel discussion about river basin management with officials who oversee the Mekong River basin in Southeast Asia, as well as representatives and experts concerned with similar issues in the U.S.

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Bill Reinsch quoted in World Trade Online on Clinton and Salazar

Former National Foreign Trade Council President William Reinsch finds opposition to Hillary Clinton's choice of a transition team chief over his trade views “profoundly depressing.” Writing for the Stimson Center's Trade 21 Initiative , where he is a distinguished fellow, Reinsch notes the outcry

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Stimson's B61 Life Extension Program: Costs and Policy Considerations report cited in Stars and Stripes

STUTTGART, Germany — Could U.S. warplanes soon be sharing the runway at Turkey’s Incirlik Air Base with Russian bombers?

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