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The Cato Institute's Ted Galen Carpenter asks whether the United States can afford the naval confrontation with China envisioned by Robert Kaplan.
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Thirty-two years after the fall of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime, Cambodia finally confronts its horrific past.
The U.S. can't risk overplaying its hand in China's disputes with its neighbors.
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The secret WikiLeaks cables that explain how Thailand went from paradise to political mayhem.
Pakistan's former head of Inter-Services Intelligence discusses 9/11, bin Laden and Pakistani security.
The superpower battle for regional supremacy in the South China Sea is heating up once again.
How a World Bank program helped displace tens of thousands of urban poor.