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In Yangon, members of the punk group Rebel Riot rest outside a newsstand with a poster of opposition leader Aung Sun Suu Kyi on July 3, 2012. (Gilles Sabrié)

Photos: Close-Up Portraits of a Transforming Myanmar

French photographer Gilles Sabrié shares his experiences and photographs from a country grappling with unprecedented change. more
Asia Society's Orville Schell tells Asia Society members that China's government has a "leadership deficit."

China's Leadership Change: A Paradox in Transition

Asia Society's Orville Schell tells Asia Society members that China's government has a leadership "deficit." more
People take pictures of a Japanese car damaged during a protest against Japan's 'nationalizing' of the disputed Diaoyu Islands, also known as Senkaku Islands in Japan in Xi'an, northwest China's Shaanxi province, on September 15, 2012. (AFP/GettyImages)

Fragments of Cai Yang's Life: An Angry Young Man Gets Swept Up in Protests Against Japan

ChinaFile, the new online magazine of the Center on U.S.-China Relations, has translated a rare story from the Chinese newspaper, Southern Weekend. more
Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaking in Sydney on October 12, 2012.

Lee Hsien Loong: Singapore in an Ever-More Connected World

Singapore's Prime Minister highlights the inter-connectedness of Australia and Singapore in a wide-ranging talk. more
U.S. aircraft carriers in the South China Sea on July 8, 2012. (U.S. Navy/Declan Barnes/Flickr)

Op-Ed: Could Conflict in the South China Sea Lead to a 'New Cold War'?

A strong and united ASEAN is key to avoiding a standoff between China and the United States in the South China Sea, writes Nguyen Manh Hung. more
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra addresses the crowd at Asia Society New York on Wednesday, September 26, 2012. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

Thai Prime Minister: 'Woman's Touch' Needed in South China Sea Dispute

Yingluck Shinawatra said her government will "make every effort to help build trust and confidence" among parties in the South China Sea disputes in a speech at Asia Society in New York. more
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard (R) listens as Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono speaks during a press conference at the Northern Territory Parliament House in Darwin on July 3, 2012. (Daniel Hartley-Allen/AFP/GettyImages)

Expert: Gillard to Press for UN Security Council Bid on US Visit [Live Webcast]

Asia Society Associate Fellow Thom Woodroofe says Australia Prime Minister Julia Gillard may use talks at Asia Society and other venues in New York this week to highlight her nation's role in security in Asia. more
Asia Society Fellow Jeffrey Wasserstrom weighs in on China and Japan's dispute over islands in the East China Sea.

Video: Anti-Japan Protests a Reminder That Not Everything is Changing in China

Asia Society Fellow Jeffrey Wasserstrom weighs in on China and Japan's dispute over islands in the East China Sea. more
Highlights from Sir James Wolfensohn's talk at the 2012 Asia Society Australia Centre Annual Dinner. (14 min., 3 sec.)
Wolfensohn: Reform Required to Prepare for Future with Asia
Former World Bank President Sir James Wolfensohn looks into the future at Asia Society Australia Centre's Annual Dinner. more
Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd addresses the crowd at Asia Society New York on January 13, 2012. (Asia Society/Bill Swersey)
Rudd: Asia Needs 'Pax Pacifica' as China Rises
Failure to do so could have “profound consequences for the world at large,” says Australian Foreign Minister at Asia Society. more