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Lincoln Bloomfield Op-ed on U.S. Defense Strategy in the Age of Trump

ALREADY THE Trump presidency has delivered big-time on one promise: it has shaken up the status quo.

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Michael Krepon Op-ed on Tensions between Pakistan, India, and China

The nuclear crisis between the US and North Korea could result in war, by choice or miscalculation. If Donald Trump truly means what he says - that he will not accept a relationship of mutual deterrence with Kim Jong-un - then a US war of choice might follow.

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William Reinsch Quoted on US-China Trade Policy

BEING tough on China was a constant theme of President Donald Trump’s election campaign.

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William Reinsch Quoted on NAFTA Negotiations

During the 1992 presidential campaign, independent candidate Ross Perot, a Texas billionaire with a gift for folksy phrases, put an obscure trade deal between the U.S., Canada and Mexico smack into the heat of the American political debate.

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Ellen Laipson Op-ed on US Strategy in the Middle East

The current tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programs have become a U.S.-North Korea bilateral story, as the two countries’ leaders spar in public. In addition, coordinating with the South Korean government is tricky when the political philosophies in Washington and Seoul diverge.

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Lovely Umayam Quoted on Threat of Nuclear Conflict

Opening their paper on Friday morning, readers of The Wall Street Journal encountered a financial item of unusually wide interest. “Here’s a question that’s probably not on the CFA exam,” write Mike Bird and Riva Gold.

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Yun Sun Quoted on U.S.-China Trade Sanction Implications on North Korea Tensions

BEIJING — In a diplomatic gamble, President Trump is seeking to enlist China as a peacemaker in the bristling nucl

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Amara Thiha Op-ed on China-Myanmar Relationship in The Diplomat

A few steps away from Yangon’s historic Bogyoke museum, which is dedicated to the father of State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, a newly renovated building stood ready for a soft opening.

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Yun Sun Interviewd on China's View of U.S.-North Korea Tensions

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Yun Sun, senior associate with the East Asia Program at the Stimson Center in Washington, D.C., about China's reaction to the rising tensions between the U.S. and North Korea.

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Yun Sun Quoted in The New York Times on China's Reaction to North Korea Tensions

With America's Asian allies unnerved by President Trump’s threat to bring “fire and fury” to North Korea, China sees a chance to capitalize on the fear and confusion and emerge as the sober-minded power in the region, according to analysts who study the Chinese leadership. -snip-

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