Latest Asia Pacific Analysis
(JOHN MOORE/Getty Images)

The Unstoppable Spread of Armed Drones

As more nations develop and export the technology, the use of unmanned weapons systems will inevitably increase. Read more…

(FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Watching for Signs of a Political Triumph by Xi

Reports and rumors that follow this week's meeting of the Communist Party elite will offer a gauge of the Chinese leader's efforts to consolidate his power. Read more…

(JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

China Weighs the Costs of a Volatile Friendship

Beijing's relationship with Pyongyang, once a crucial source of leverage, is quickly becoming a liability. Read more…