China as a Prickly, But Pragmatic, Revisionist Power

Aspenia. January 17, 2013.

Why Hawks Fear Chuck Hagel

US News and World Report Online. January 17, 2013.

Kurdistan’s Syrian Refugee Crisis

Gulan Media. January 9, 2013.

The Iraq Debacle Continues

National Interest (Online). January 3, 2013.

Pyongyang Is Still Deterred

National Interest (Online). December 20, 2012.

Mexico Is Still Bleeding

National Interest (Online). December 14, 2012.

Baghdad’s Latest Confrontation with the KRG

Gulan Media. December 13, 2012.

How Mexico’s New President Can Make or Break Its Future

US News and World Report Online. December 6, 2012.

The Drug War’s Colombia Model

National Interest (Online). November 29, 2012.

The New Crisis in Bahrain

National Interest (Online). November 13, 2012.

Dangerous Continuity: The Case of Kosovo in Obama’s Second Term

Aspenia. November 11, 2012.

China-Bashing Season Over, But Frictions Will Persist

China Daily. November 9, 2012.

The U.S. Should Be Wary of Arming Syrian Rebels

US News and World Report Online. November 1, 2012.

Beyond Allies and Adversaries

National Interest (Online). October 31, 2012.

Why Is Mexico Drug War Being Ignored?

CNN.com. October 31, 2012.

Mexico’s Drug Violence Seeps over the Border

Huffington Post. October 26, 2012.

Invisible Issue: Latin America in the US Presidential Campaign

Aspenia. October 23, 2012.

Strategic Insolvency on Defense

National Interest. October 19, 2012.

Erdogan’s Kurdish Challenges

Gulan Media. October 15, 2012.

China Bashing: A U.S. Political Tradition

Reuters. October 11, 2012.

Congress Cries War

American Conservative. October 8, 2012.

Newly Assertive Claimant: Taiwan Roils Islands Disputes

China-US Focus. October 6, 2012.

Island Wars

National Interest. October 1, 2012.

Tense Triangle: Japan, China and South Korea

Aspenia. September 27, 2012.

Washington’s Double Standard

National Interest. September 18, 2012.