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Watch: Experts on Why the US Needs to Reframe its ‘Pivot’ to Asia
Whether true or not, a U.S. rebalance toward the Asian region “was perceived first as a military type engagement to contain certain other countries in Asia that were growing,” said experts at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday.
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Watch: Experts on Why the US Needs to Reframe its ‘Pivot’ to Asia

Whether true or not, a U.S. rebalance toward the Asian region “was perceived first as a military type engagement to contain certain other countries in Asia that were growing,” said experts at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday.

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Photo of the Day: Serene Waters in Pakistan

The calm blue waters of Lake Tarbela in Haripur, Pakistan January 10, 2014. (Nauman Sadiq/Flickr)
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Photo of the Day: Serene Waters in Pakistan

The calm blue waters of Lake Tarbela in Haripur, Pakistan January 10, 2014. (Nauman Sadiq/Flickr)

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Interview: Why Humaira Bachal Fights for Quality Education in Pakistan
Holding firm to her motto — “If you can DREAM it, you can DO it” — the Asia 21 Young Leader explains how, at the age of 12, she decided to dedicate herself to providing children in Pakistan with an education.
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Interview: Why Humaira Bachal Fights for Quality Education in Pakistan

Holding firm to her motto — “If you can DREAM it, you can DO it” — the Asia 21 Young Leader explains how, at the age of 12, she decided to dedicate herself to providing children in Pakistan with an education.

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2014: South Asia’s Make or Break Year
2013 was a challenging year for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, and this year could define the fate of the region for years to come. The U.S. can enhance stability by pursuing a regional strategy.
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2014: South Asia’s Make or Break Year

2013 was a challenging year for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, and this year could define the fate of the region for years to come. The U.S. can enhance stability by pursuing a regional strategy.

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Photos: From Basketball Diplomacy to a Super Typhoon, Asia’s Year in Pictures

As the world bids 2013 farewell, we look back at some of the year’s most memorable people and events from Asia.

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Scorecard: What Was Predicted for Asia’s 2013 — and What Actually Happened
A year ago, Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski offered his predictions on Asia for the year ahead. How many of them came true?
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Scorecard: What Was Predicted for Asia’s 2013 — and What Actually Happened

A year ago, Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski offered his predictions on Asia for the year ahead. How many of them came true?

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Poll: Help Us Choose Asia’s Person of the Year for 2013
Who will follow in the footsteps of 2011 winner Aung San Suu Kyi and 2012 winner Imran Khan and take the honor for 2013? That’s totally up to you.
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Poll: Help Us Choose Asia’s Person of the Year for 2013

Who will follow in the footsteps of 2011 winner Aung San Suu Kyi and 2012 winner Imran Khan and take the honor for 2013? That’s totally up to you.

Cast your vote here!

Meet the Group of Asian Young Leaders Putting ‘Passion Into Action’
Asia Society’s Tom Nagorski reports on some of the many powerful moments in a three-day gathering aimed at bringing great minds and talent together to tackle issues across the Asia Pacific.
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Meet the Group of Asian Young Leaders Putting ‘Passion Into Action’

Asia Society’s Tom Nagorski reports on some of the many powerful moments in a three-day gathering aimed at bringing great minds and talent together to tackle issues across the Asia Pacific.

Read the full story here.

Abbas: Obama and Sharif Meeting Signals Action Must Follow Words






After a meeting in the Oval Office, U.S.-Pakistan relations are clearly improving, notes Asia Society Senior Adviser Hassan Abbas — but American drone strikes are an increasingly divisive sticking point.
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Abbas: Obama and Sharif Meeting Signals Action Must Follow Words

Malala Yousafzai Doesn’t Need a Nobel Prize to Inspire Her Fellow Pakistanis
Despite threats to her life, the courageous teenager still wants to return and do something good for Pakistan. Her countrymen, writes Mehmal Sarfraz, can take heart from her example.
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Malala Yousafzai Doesn’t Need a Nobel Prize to Inspire Her Fellow Pakistanis

Despite threats to her life, the courageous teenager still wants to return and do something good for Pakistan. Her countrymen, writes Mehmal Sarfraz, can take heart from her example.

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