In the US Trade War, Vietnam Waits With Open Arms

The manufacturing exodus from China will likely benefit others in Southeast Asia.

The South Pacific: Aligned Against China

Australia is the region’s major power, but now there are signs of life from New Zealand.

Hong Kong: Just Another Chinese City?

Beijing has slowly been increasing its control over the special administrative region.

Watch List: Nov. 30, 2016

The items listed below represent potential emerging issues that our analysts are tracking. These can be long term or short term, but will be updated daily. If an item on our Watch List becomes critical, we will email you a full analysis explaining its significance. Each Saturday, we will follow up our daily Watch List […]

US Military Options in Iran

The United States has openly accused Iran of being behind the drone and cruise missile attacks on Saudi Arabia’s largest oil refinery. Now the...

The Trump Presidency, 6 Months In


July 17, 2017 Trump has failed to increase his support beyond his base.

Xi Walks the Line Between Reform and Revolution

Fixing the problems in China’s economy entails risks to the Communist Party’s power that the president simply isn’t willing to take.

When Cyberwarfare Goes Offline


Dec. 21, 2017 The risks associated with carrying out a cyberattack may have gotten substantially greater.

North Korea’s Weapons


Sept. 13, 2016 Pyongyang has launched more nuclear tests but it has a long way to go before developing a nuclear weapon.

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