Brahma Chellaney

A water war in Asia?

A water war in Asia?

December 14

Tensions over water are rising in Asia — and not only because of conflicting maritime claims. While territorial disputes, such as in the South China Sea, attract the most...

China’s Pakistani outpost

China’s Pakistani outpost

May 29

Like a typical school bully, China is big and strong, but it doesn’t have a lot of friends. Indeed, now that the country has joined with the United States to approve new...

Upholding the Asian order

Upholding the Asian order

January 26

China’s ambition to reshape the Asian order is no secret. From the One Belt, One Road scheme to the Beijing-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, major Chinese initiatives...

Why Japan should re-arm

December 01

Japan’s political resurgence is one of this century’s most consequential developments in Asia. But it has received relatively little attention, because observers have preferred...