Despite scandals and low approval ratings, Abe government was re-elected with a two-thirds majority.
The Trump administration’s pursuit of narrow US interests in South Asia could backfired badly.
The new leaders in the White House and the Blue House must learn to set aside their differences.
China’s cooperation with ASEAN for a code of conduct is a stalling tactic—and it’s working.
US intelligence partners will continue to share information but with more restrictive protocols.
Democrats may win upcoming special elections but the party is far from a Congressional majority.
PM Abe is pressing for constitutional reform but success will require more than a popular vote.
The success of political Islam in Jakarta’s gubernatorial election bodes ill for Indonesian pluralism.
China-India relations will struggle to improve so long as Pakistan dominates their strategic concerns.
Though strained, the alliance will endure.