On China’s New Silk Road, Democracy Pays A Toll
China's vast foreign investment program comes at a sharp cost to human rights and good governance
Pakistan Can’t Afford China’s ‘Friendship’
Pakistan's elites think Chinese cash can save the country. They're wrong.
Happy to Play Second Fiddle
The United States is increasingly on the outside looking in as China -- and India -- invest across South and Central Asia. And that’s a good thing for Washington.
Why Obama Won’t Visit Pakistan
Pakistan needs to take a hard look at its economic activities and contradictory policies before the United States can or will take notice.
The Great Wall of AfPak
China is pushing into Afghanistan while ensuring Pakistani cooperation, for the time being.