North Korea’s Mixed Signals

Aspenia. March 13, 2013.

Taiwan Challenges Its Neighbors

National Interest (Online). February 28, 2013.

The Case against Increased North Korea Sanctions

U.S. News & World Report (Online). February 21, 2013.

Learn to Live with a Nuclear North Korea

Washington Post. February 15, 2013.

Japan’s Strategic Re-Awakening

Aspenia. February 6, 2013.

Caught in the Middle: Syria’s Kurdish Population—and the U.S.

Gulan Media. February 4, 2013.

The Torture Temptation

National Interest (Online). February 1, 2013.

North Korea as an Opportunity for China-US Cooperation

China-US Focus. January 25, 2013.

Serbia’s Olive Branch

National Interest (Online). January 22, 2013.

China as a Prickly, But Pragmatic, Revisionist Power

Aspenia. January 17, 2013.

Why Hawks Fear Chuck Hagel

U.S. News & 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

U.S. News & 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

U.S. News & World Report (Online). November 1, 2012.

Beyond Allies and Adversaries

National Interest (Online). October 31, 2012.

Why Is Mexico Drug War Being Ignored? October 31, 2012.

Mexico’s Drug Violence Seeps over the Border

Huffington Post. October 26, 2012.