Trump takes credit for stopping his “friend” Xi from attacking Hong Kong protesters.
A star NBA general manager may lose his job for expressing American values.
At least in official government documents, Japan will return to the tradition Asian style of placing the surname before an individuals given name.
Indonesia is beginning an ambitious program to move its capital city. Because the current capital of Jakarta is sinking.
Beijing is warning protesters in Hong Kong that it’s restraint in the face of protests is not without limit. However, it has few realistic options when it comes to how far it can go.
The government in Hong Kong keeps conceding ground to the protests that have taken hold in the city, but the protesters have more fundamental objections.
The ongoing protests in Hong Kong over controversial extradition legislation have taken a violent turn.
If Hong Kong’s leaders thought protesters would be satisfied with relatively minor concessions, they have significantly miscalculated the situation.
In the wake of massive protests, Hong Kong’s government begins to back away from support for a controversial extradition bill.
Protests in Hong Kong as police unleashed tear gas on protesters and authorities delayed a vote on a controversial extradition law.
Protesters flooded the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday over proposed change to the city’s extradition laws.
While the American media was paying attention to President travels and travails in Europe, there was another meeting taking place.
Emperor Akihito became the first Japanese Emperor to abdicate the throne in 200 years today.
Sunday’s attacks in Sri Lanka make it clear that the claim that ISIS has been defeated are nowhere close to being true.
Further evidence that Sri Lankan authorities failed to act on warnings of rising Jihadism in their country.
Japan will be getting a new Emperor on May 1st. That means a new calendar and a whole lot of headaches.
ISIS is claiming responsibility for Sunday’s attacks in Sri Lanka, a strong sign that the claims by the Trump Administration that it had largely defeated the group were not true.
Evidence is emerging that the Sri Lankan government had advance warning regarding potential terror attacks but failed to act on the information.
A very strange campaign trail gambit from India’s prime minister.
In the end, the reason the Hanoi Summit failed is because the Trump Administration is pursuing an unattainable goal.
While the rest of the world looks at other events, tensions are flaring in a long-standing global hot spot.
Donald Trump’s trade war is helping China expand its diplomatic influence.
Lost in all the news about Serena Williams and her arguments with an umpire during last night’s match is the fact that Naomi Osaka represents the face of what appears to be a Japan that is changing for the better.
A significant advance for LGBT rights in the world’s most populous democracy.
The military regime in Myanmar has sentenced two reporters to prison for reporting on the repression of the Rohingya Muslims.
With the start of the Singapore Summit just hours away, it’s not at all clear what the respective parties can possibly agree to other than what amounts to a photo opportunity.
Trump’s suggestion to include Russia again in a new G-8 makes me wonder about a couple of things.
A couple weeks ago, the North Koreans made a big deal about destroying their nuclear test site. It now appears that the event the media witnessed was less than meets the eye.
Among the stumbling blocks to a DPRK nuclear summit: who’s going to pay for Kim Jong Un’s hotel room?
Clashes between the US and Chinese navies in the South China Sea have intensified.
South Korea’s President is saying that Kim Jong Un has renewed his supposed commitment to ‘denuclearization,’ but it isn’t at all clear what that means.
The President and the Secretary of State had some oddly contradictory statements this week.
Not surprisingly, the North Koreans are pushing back against American efforts to force them into a corner on denuclearization.
For some reason, the President wants to help a Chinese company that has been accused of being a security risk by American intelligence services.
Does the administration know what it is doing?
The date and location of the meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong Un has been set, but there’s as much chance of failure as their is hope for success.
There are reasons to be skeptical about the dawning of a new age on the peninsula.
The meeting between Kim Jong-Un and Moon Jae-In was historic, but many questions and caveats remain.
The Kim regime has announced the end, for now, of its nuclear and ballistic missile testing programs. To understand why they made this concession, one needs to read between the lines.