WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama will set off this weekend on his first trip abroad since being re-elected. The trip through Thailand, Burma, and Cambodia, highlights the strategic importance his administration places on the region. “It sends a powerful signal, as it [...]
Indonesia is increasingly being viewed as key to resolving mounting tensions in the South China Sea.
Talks in Southeast Asian last week, which focused on territorial disputes in the South China Sea, ended in disappointment Friday, when the participants of the 45th ASEAN [...]
Disputes in the South China Sea will be the main focal point of a regional meeting between foreign ministers in Southeast Asia.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird heads to Asia Saturday for a two-week tour of several countries including China, Brunei Darussalam, and the Philippines.
Burma was named the head of the Southeast Asian regional bloc, ASEAN.
Diplomats at the opening dinner of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations conference urged Burma’s military junta to hold free elections.
U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice urged Southeast Asian nations to pressure Burma junta