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Reuters
Leaked memo fuels accusations of ethnic bias in Afghan governmentthe daily newspaper Etilaat Roz this week. FILE PHOTO: Afghanistan's President
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the daily newspaper Etilaat Roz this week. FILE PHOTO: Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani attends a panel discussion at Asia Society in Manhattan, New York, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon “Tajiks and Uzbeks, who work completely... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korean president calls for maximum pressure on N. Koreathink tank. Others included Kevin Rudd, former prime minister of Australia curr
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
think tank. Others included Kevin Rudd, former prime minister of Australia currently serving as the president of the Asia Society Policy Institute, and Thomas Byrne, president of the Korea Society. South Korean President Moon Jae-in (second... Read more
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EuroNews
Afghan president says Trump war plan has better chance than Obama'smilitary force. “President Trump is not just an individual (but) a team of part
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
military force. “President Trump is not just an individual (but) a team of partners in Afghanistan,” Ghani told the Asia Society in New York, where he is attending the U.N. General Assembly. “The Trump administration’s strategy has the... Read more
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Reuters
Afghan president says Trump war plan has better chance than Obama'smilitary force. “President Trump is not just an individual (but) a team of par
Reuters / Posted yesterday
military force. “President Trump is not just an individual (but) a team of partners in Afghanistan,” Ghani told the Asia Society in New York, where he is attending the U.N. General Assembly. “The Trump administration’s strategy has the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Terrorism, nuclear weapons on Cayetano's UN agendaMRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Cayetano will also meet with members of
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Cayetano will also meet with members of the Filipino community and speak before the Asia Society, according to New York Consul General Maria Theresa De Vega. The 72nd session of the UN General Assembly... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
South Korea's creating a special military unit to assassinate Kim Jong Unplans so publicly? It’s a form of deterrence that doesn’t involve nuclear weap
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
plans so publicly? It’s a form of deterrence that doesn’t involve nuclear weapons, says Isaac Stone Fish, a journalist and Asia Society fellow. “It's a way for South Korea to say to North Korea, ‘Hey, we really mean business here.’” South Korea’s... Read more
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KERA North Texas
China's first domestically made passenger jet is a warning to Boeing and Airbusof China (COMAC) in 2008 with this specific goal in mind. Isaac Stone Fish, a
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
of China (COMAC) in 2008 with this specific goal in mind. Isaac Stone Fish, a journalist and a senior fellow at the Asia Society, said China considers the C919 a sign of its growing role in the global economy. “To be able to say ‘we're not... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Harvey, DACA dominate Hispanic Impact Summitlocal Hispanic community - a demographic researchers call vital to Houston's re
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
local Hispanic community - a demographic researchers call vital to Houston's rebuilding. Murillo, joined on stage at the Asia Society Texas Center by Mayor Sylvester Turner, kicked off the evening talking about recovery costs. Turner pitched his... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
North Korean missile flies over Hokkaido, Japan saysnations to take new measures against the Kim regime." During a conversation on
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
nations to take new measures against the Kim regime." During a conversation on CBSN, Isaac Stone Fish, senior fellow for Asia Society, addressed recent sanctions that the United Nations imposed this week against North Korea. "I think we do have... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Moon set to hold back-to-back summits, U.N. gathering in New York next weekNew York-based financiers and meet delegations from U.S. think tanks the Counci
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 8 days ago
New York-based financiers and meet delegations from U.S. think tanks the Council on Foreign Relations, Korea Society and Asia Society. In the evening, he will attend an event to promote the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games. On Thursday,... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
U.S. diplomat believes there's no plan to bring nukes back to S. Koreaback American tactical nuclear weapons that were withdrawn from South Korea in
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 15 days ago
back American tactical nuclear weapons that were withdrawn from South Korea in the early 1990s. The South Korean government has also said it is not considering the option. Russel is currently a senior researcher at the Asia Society Policy Instit... Read more
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Al.com
From 'annihilation' to 'locked and loaded,' US officials mix messages on N. Korea threatthe rest of the world to make concessions. "Kim Jong Un has a very scrutable g
Al.com / Posted 15 days ago
the rest of the world to make concessions. "Kim Jong Un has a very scrutable game plan," said Russel, now a fellow at the Asia Society Policy Institute. "Leverage his nuclear threat and monetize it." That strategy predates Trump and U.S.... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Seoul Defense Dialogue opens amid growing N. Korea risksPayne is scheduled to deliver a keynote speech. In the first plenary session,
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 16 days ago
Payne is scheduled to deliver a keynote speech. In the first plenary session, Daniel Russel, a senior researcher at the Asia Society Policy Institute, will moderate discussions on North Korea's missile and nuclear threats, and the security... Read more
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Canberra Times
Chances of second Korean War between 20 and 25 per centof the 20th century. History suggests our posture should be one of great cautio
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
of the 20th century. History suggests our posture should be one of great caution. Kevin Rudd is the president of the Asia Society Policy Institute and a former prime minister of Australia. This is an edited version of a speech delivered to... Read more
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The Age
Chances of second Korean War between 20 and 25 per centof the 20th century. History suggests our posture should be one of great cautio
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
of the 20th century. History suggests our posture should be one of great caution. Kevin Rudd is the president of the Asia Society Policy Institute and a former prime minister of Australia. This is an edited version of a speech delivered to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Chances of second Korean War between 20 and 25 per centof the 20th century. History suggests our posture should be one of great cautio
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
of the 20th century. History suggests our posture should be one of great caution. Kevin Rudd is the president of the Asia Society Policy Institute and a former prime minister of Australia. This is an edited version of a speech delivered to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Who trades with North Korea?stopping all trade with any country doing business with North Korea. According
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
stopping all trade with any country doing business with North Korea. According to Isaac Stone Fish, a senior fellow at the Asia Society in New York, this is “one of the most absurd and threatening things Trump has ever said.” North Korea has... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kim Jong-un accuses Seoul's 'scabby sheep' army of being US 'puppets'North Korea. Daniel Russel, until April the US assistant secretary of state fo
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
North Korea. Daniel Russel, until April the US assistant secretary of state for East Asia and now a senior fellow at the Asia Society Policy Institute, told Reuters: 'We should expect an uptick in Chinese and Russian pressure on both North Korea... Read more
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Daily Mail
South Korea holds ballistic missile exercise after North's nuke testNorth Korea. Daniel Russel, until April the US assistant secretary of state fo
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
North Korea. Daniel Russel, until April the US assistant secretary of state for East Asia and now a senior fellow at the Asia Society Policy Institute, told Reuters: 'We should expect an uptick in Chinese and Russian pressure on both North Korea... Read more
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The Hill
Now is not the time for US-South Korea trade tensionson the Korean Peninsula. Wendy Cutler is the vice president and managing direc
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
on the Korean Peninsula. Wendy Cutler is the vice president and managing director for the Washington, D.C. office of the Asia Society Policy Institute, which targets policy challenges confronting the Asia-Pacific in security, prosperity,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Initiating war would be 'suicide' for Kim Jong-un, Turnbull sayshas also warned that Australia was right to worry about the threat posed by Nor
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
has also warned that Australia was right to worry about the threat posed by North Korea. Mr Howard used a speech at the Asia Society in Sydney last night to talk about the regime. "We should worry about it, because you have the ambitions of an... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea to host int'l defense forum next weekof security experts. In the first plenary session slated for Thursday, Daniel
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 23 days ago
of security experts. In the first plenary session slated for Thursday, Daniel Russel, a senior researcher at the Asia Society Policy Institute, will moderate discussions on North Korea's missile and nuclear threats and the security vision... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea to host int'l defense forum next weekof security experts. In the first plenary session slated for Thursday, Daniel
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 23 days ago
of security experts. In the first plenary session slated for Thursday, Daniel Russel, a senior researcher at the Asia Society Policy Institute, will moderate discussions on North Korea's missile and nuclear threats and the security vision... Read more
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Business Wire
Red Hat Appoints Narendra Gupta as New Chairman of the Boardin 2009. He currently serves on the board of trustees of the California Institu
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
in 2009. He currently serves on the board of trustees of the California Institute of Technology, the advisory board of Asia Society Northern California, and on the boards of several privately held companies. Supporting Quotes Jim Whitehurst,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 Filipinos make it to class 2017 of Asia 21Asia 21, the foremost network of young leaders curated by New York-based intern
Inquirier.net / Posted 26 days ago
Asia 21, the foremost network of young leaders curated by New York-based international educational non-profit organization Asia Society. Cherrie Atilano, founder and chief executive officer of Agrea Agricultural Systems International Inc. and... Read more
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New York Post
Inside slain journalist’s fateful submarine rideon June 29 to Jonathan Landreth, the managing editor of China File, the online
New York Post / Posted 26 days ago
on June 29 to Jonathan Landreth, the managing editor of China File, the online magazine on US-China Relations at New York’s Asia Society. Landreth, a fellow Columbia Journalism School graduate, mentored Wall after she graduated four years ago. In... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Asia Society names two Filipinas among 30 Asia Young Leaderseducation to low-income communities are among the 30 remarkable professionals r
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
education to low-income communities are among the 30 remarkable professionals recently named “Asia 21 Young Leaders” by Asia Society. AGREA CEO Cherrie Atilano and Mano Amiga Academy founder Eleanor Rosa Pinugu were selected for the 2017 class... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reserve Bank Deputy Governor Viral Acharya warns of pitfalls of debt-driven "furious growth"the episodes of 9 to 10 per cent growth are all laden with massive debt-based f
The Economic Times / Posted 29 days ago
the episodes of 9 to 10 per cent growth are all laden with massive debt-based funding of some asset class," Acharya told an Asia Society event last night. Expressing his apprehensions over such a state of the economy, he said, "I get scared when an... Read more
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The Hindu
Acharya warns of pitfalls of debt—driven “furious growth”the episodes of 9 to 10 % growth are all laden with massive debt—based funding
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
the episodes of 9 to 10 % growth are all laden with massive debt—based funding of some asset class,” Acharya told an Asia Society event on Wednesday. Expressing his apprehensions over such a state of the economy, he said, “I get scared when... Read more

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