Dispatches: March 2019
The Asia Program Newsletter for March 2019
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The Future of the Indo-Pacific: Views from the Senate / In February, the Asia Program hosted a discussion with Senators Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Edward J. Markey (D-MA), the Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy. Video of the event is now available.
Wilson Center Experts React to Breakdown of Trump-Kim Summit / Jean Lee, Soojin Park, and Katie Stallard-Blanchette offer their analysis on the abrupt breakdown of the Trump-Kim Summit in Hanoi. Stay up to date with our coverage and analysis at our webpage here.
In the News
Did the U.S. and North Korea Come Close to Nuclear War? / Wilson Center NOW
The Russia Connection in the Afghanistan Peace Process / AfPak File Podcast (RFE/RL)
Royal Drama in Thailand / FPRI
A chance to strengthen the weak link of Tokyo-Seoul ties? / The Japan Times
The Regional Impact of The North Korea Summit's Collapse / Morning Edition (NPR)
We Should Have Seen This India-Pakistan Crisis Coming / Foreign Policy
The India-Pakistan Crisis: What Next? / March 5 (BY PHONE ONLY)
Book Launch: 'On the Brink: Trump, Kim, and the Threat of Nuclear War' / Audio Now Available
Unpacking the Belt and Road Initiative: What Is It and Where Is It Going? / Michael Kugelman
Unlocking Japan's Immigration Policy Potential / Shihoko Goto
The Implications of Declaring an End to the Korean War / Abraham Denmark
Managing the Rise of Southeast Asia's Coast Guards / Prashanth Parameswaran
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Jean H. Lee
Journalist and former Pyongyang Bureau Chief, Associated Press
The Asia Program promotes policy debate and intellectual discussions on U.S. interests in the Asia-Pacific as well as political, economic, security, and social issues relating to the world’s most populous and economically dynamic region. Read more
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