Past Issues

Daily Digest

38 North: The New US Sanctions: Moving From Sanctions to Economic War

Is Trump’s latest executive order on unilateral sanctions against North Korea the first step in establishing an embargo?

East Asia Forum: Twenty years on: The Asian crisis and regional financial arrangements

The evolution of a preventive diplomacy mechanism in Southeast Asia.

SCMP: Philippine protesters slam killings under Duterte 45 years after dictator Marcos declared martial law

Is resistance against Duterte’s war on drugs in the Philippines reaching a tipping point?

East Asia Forum: What’s driving the crackdown in Cambodia?

Is Cambodia the “canary in the coal mine” of waning US influence in Asia?

The New Yorker: Donald Trump’s War Doctrine Debuts on the World Stage

New Yorker summarizes analyses of the anticipated impacts of President Trump’s speech at the UN.

The Global Taiwan Brief Volume 2, Issue 36

Global Taiwan Institute’s biweekly review of issues affecting Taiwan.

The Guardian: Fact check: Aung San Suu Kyi’s speech on the Rohingya crisis

The Guardian offers “fact checking” analysis on Aung San Suu Kyi’s speech.

CNN: How Myanmar’s Buddhists actually feel about the Rohingya

CNN provides a sampling of responses to Aung San Suu Kyi’s speech on turmoil in Rakhine State.

CFR: Aung San Suu Kyi’s Major Speech on Rakhine State

Disappointment with Aung San Suu Kyi’s speech on Rakhine State.