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Assassination Rumors in China

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 - by Gordon G. Chang

A return to “the ruthless era of ancient Chinese palace politics”?

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Afraid of China, State Dept Undermines Two Centuries of U.S. Doctrine

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 - by Gordon G. Chang

Trust John Kerry's State Department to walk into a Chinese-made trap.

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Why Is the U.S. Helping China Militarize Space?

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 - by Gordon G. Chang

Beijing is in search of a red planet–and it’s not Mars.

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China After the Bo Xilai Trial

Friday, August 23rd, 2013 - by Gordon G. Chang

Outcome of "trial of the century" involving China's most charismatic and ambitious official will reveal Beijing’s balance of power.

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The Korean War Continues

Saturday, July 27th, 2013 - by Gordon G. Chang

Sixty years ago today, America signed the cease-fire armistice on the Korean peninsula. But for North Korea, the war has never truly ended.

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China Sides with North Korea

Friday, April 12th, 2013 - by Gordon G. Chang

Something is very wrong in Pyongyang — and in Beijing as well. Also read: Pentagon: North Korea Nuke Report Was Taken Out of Context

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What Obama Needs to Say to China’s Next Supremo

Monday, February 13th, 2012 - by Gordon G. Chang

We have the leverage over China. The only issue is whether we have the political will to use it.

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Hu Jintao ‘Showing His Tail’: Visit Will Encourage Further Belligerence

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 - by Gordon G. Chang

The White House needs to send out a disinvite. They are feeding Hu's arrogance and making him more difficult to deal with in the future.

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More South Koreans Will Die. Maybe Americans Too

Friday, November 26th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

North Korea is predictable. It will continue to kill.

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Smackdown in Seoul: Obama Gets an ‘F’ in South Korea

Monday, November 15th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

The president has just created a rift with a nation of increasing importance to the United States.

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North Korean Succession, Unveiled and Demystified

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

In a deeply Confucian, elder-respecting society, the transfer of power to a youngest son (especially one who looks like an overfed kid fresh out of school) is a tricky exercise.

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Another Kim on the Throne in North Korea? Maybe Not

Monday, September 27th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

The most dangerous regime on earth may reveal the identity of its next leader on Tuesday.

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Targeting North Korea: Let’s Think Like a Kim

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

If we do not change our approach toward his aggressive regime, we know one thing: the killing of Americans and South Koreans will continue.

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The Clinton Doctrine, Made in Asia

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

Hillary puts America’s China policy back on track.

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Will Obama Save North Korea from Collapse?

Thursday, July 15th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

Washington rescued Kim Jong Il once. Let’s not do it again.

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China’s Military Threatens America: ‘We Will Hurt You’

Monday, June 14th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

The Pentagon finally takes the hint from China’s openly hostile flag officers.

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Hatoyama Resigns — Is Japan Falling Apart?

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama has resigned. Was it his own weakness as a leader? Or did he see a threat over the Sea of Japan?

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Obama, the Sinking of the Cheonan, and the Failure of Nuclear Deterrence

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

After witnessing Washington's weak response to North Korea's horrific act, we have to wonder if the mullahs think nuclear terrorism is a possible option for them.

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Taiwanese Voters Send Message to Taipei — and Washington

Monday, March 1st, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

Many Washington analysts need to stop assuming that Taiwan wants to be absorbed by the Chinese leviathan and made its 34th province.

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Stopping Nuclear Terrorism

Monday, December 21st, 2009 - by Gordon G. Chang

Time, as they say, is not on our side, and the Obama administration is apparently giving up trying to disarm North Korea.

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The Real G-2: Obama’s Historic Opportunity

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Gordon G. Chang

The Indian prime minister’s visit to Washington gives Obama a chance to further ties with New Delhi — and to erase the failures of his trip to Asia.

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Obama Cozies Up to Japan

Friday, November 13th, 2009 - by Gordon G. Chang

The president is working to strengthen the unsettled relationship between Washington and Tokyo.

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Mickey Mouse in the Communist Kingdom

Monday, November 9th, 2009 - by Gordon G. Chang

What happens when you combine an iconic American brand with potentially the world’s biggest market?

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Al-Qaeda Calls for ‘Holy War’ Against China

Thursday, October 15th, 2009 - by Gordon G. Chang

The plight of the Uighurs is beginning to inflame Muslim populations.

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Secret Cabals and the Demise of the Dollar

Friday, October 9th, 2009 - by Gordon G. Chang

An international currency conspiracy? Robert Fisk's recent article making this fantastic charge just doesn't make sense.

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