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Despite scandals and low approval ratings, Abe government was re-elected with a two-thirds majority.

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The Trump administration’s pursuit of narrow US interests in South Asia could backfired badly.

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The new leaders in the White House and the Blue House must learn to set aside their differences.

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China’s cooperation with ASEAN for a code of conduct is a stalling tactic—and it’s working.

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US intelligence partners will continue to share information but with more restrictive protocols.

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Democrats may win upcoming special elections but the party is far from a Congressional majority.

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PM Abe is pressing for constitutional reform but success will require more than a popular vote.

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The success of political Islam in Jakarta’s gubernatorial election bodes ill for Indonesian pluralism.

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China-India relations will struggle to improve so long as Pakistan dominates their strategic concerns.

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Though strained, the alliance will endure.