Latest Asia Pacific Analysis

Forecasting Japan: China Rises

China's newfound power has compelled Japan to adopt a more active role in the Pacific once again. Read more…

(AHN YOUNG-JOON-POOL/Getty Images) A North Korean soldier (R) looks at a South Korean counterpart as Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization representatives visit the border village of Panmunjom between the two countries on June 25.

In Border Standoff, South Korea Adopts a More Aggressive Posture

The Korean Peninsula is witnessing a period of dangerous posturing with significant risk of escalation and miscalculation. Read more…

The view of Dokdo/Takeshima Island as the ferry approaches from Ulleungdo. (Stratfor)

Dokdo Island: A Case Study in Asia's Maritime Disputes

The posturing surrounding these kinds of claims can shape the fates of nations. Read more…