With U.S. attention turned toward the Middle East, is Southeast Asia suffering from this disinterest? Much of the area is faced with problems of anti-government insurgency and terrorist threats, but what action should the U.S. take to counter these threats? Just how important is Southeast Asia to the security of the United States?
Praemon‘s newest analyst, Evan Mecham, looks at recent events in the area to address these and other questions in his first article. Read it and other policy analyses at www.praemon.org.
"Japanese Domestic Politics and China’s Rise," Sheila A. Smith, Senior Fellow for Japan Studies, CFR, 10:00 A.M., 257 HRCB, flyer