Policy Alerts

POLICY ALERTS of the Rising Powers Initiative inform U.S. policymakers and media professionals of the ongoing debates in China, India, Japan and Russia on current issues and events relevant to American foreign policy.

2014

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08/2014- Policy Alert #81: Rising Powers Respond to Israel-Palestine Conflict

 

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07/2014- Policy Alert #80: Rising Powers Comment on 6th BRICS Summit

 

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07/2014- Policy Alert #79: Rising Powers Respond to Winning and Losing at the World Cup

 

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06/2014- Policy Alert #78: Asian Powers Respond to Crisis in Iraq

 

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06/2014- Policy Alert #77: Rising Powers Respond to Corruption and Kickoff of 2014 World Cup

 

policyalert7605/2014- Policy Alert #76: Asian Powers Respond to India’s Election Results

 

southchinasea05/2014- Policy Alert #75: Asian Powers Voice Concerns over Heightened Tensions in South China Sea

 

policyalert_74_obamatriptoasia04/2014- Policy Alert #74: Asian Powers Re-Assess U.S. “Rebalance” as President Obama Travels the Region

 

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04/2014- Policy Alert #73: Rising Powers React to Nuclear Security Summit

 

policyalert_72_crimea 203/2014- Policy Alert #72: Rising Powers Respond to Crimea Crisis

 

Ukraine

03/2014- Policy Alert #71: Ukraine Crisis Sparks Reactions from Rising Powers

 

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02/2014- Policy Alert #70: Rising Powers Celebrate as Curtain Falls on Sochi Olympics

 

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02/2014- Policy Alert #69: Rising Powers Celebrate the Opening of Sochi Olympics

 

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sochi olympics01/2014- Policy Alert # 68: Rising Powers Respond to Security Concerns at Upcoming Sochi Winter Olympics

 

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01/2014- Policy Alert #67: Rising Powers Assess 2013 and Give Expectations for 2014

 

2013

policyalert6612/2013- Policy Alert #66: Rising Powers Mourn the Death of Nelson Mandela

 

policyalert6512/2013- Policy Alert #65: China’s New Air Defense Zone Triggers Flurry of Activity from Asian Powers

 

policyalert6411/2013- Policy Alert #64: India’s Mars Mission Sparks Reactions from BRIC Countries

 

policyalert6311/2013- Policy Alert #63: NSA Spying Provokes Reactions from Rising Powers

 

10/2013- Policy Alert #62:policyalert62 Asian Powers Re-Assess Roles in the Face of Declining U.S. Leadership

 

policyalert6110/2013- Policy Alert #61: U.S. Government Shutdown Provokes Reactions in Asia

 

policyalert6009/2013- Policy Alert #60: U.S.-Russia Agreement on Syria’s Chemical Weapons Spark Reaction in Asia

 

policyalert5909/2013- Policy Alert #59: Asian Powers Respond to Potential Military Action in Syria

 

policyalert5808/2013- Policy Alert #58: Launch of Indigenous Indian Aircraft Carrier Prompts Reactions from Asian Powers

 

policyalert5708/2013- Policy Alert #57: Asian Powers Reflect on 60th Anniversary of Korean War Armistice

 

policyalert5607/2013- Policy Alert #56: Zimmerman Verdict Prompts Commentary in Asia on Race Relations in the U.S.

 

policyalert5507/2013- Policy Alert #55: Asian Powers Comment on Turmoil in Egypt: 2011 Versus Now

 

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06/2013- Policy Alert #54:Disclosures on U.S. Surveillance Prompt Reactions from Asian Powers

 

policyalert5306/2013- Policy Alert #53: Asian Powers Comment on Shangri-La Dialogue

 

policyalert5205/2013- Policy Alert #52: Shinzo Abe’s Foreign Policy and Reactions from Asian Powers

 

policyalert5105/2013- Policy Alert #51: India and China Assess Ties as Border Dispute Raises Tensions Ahead of High-Level Visits

 

policyalert5004/2013- Policy Alert #50: Boston Marathon Bombings Elicit Mixed Reactions from Asian Powers

 

04/2013- Policy Alert #49: Rising Powers in Asia Express Divergent Views on Future of BRICS Group

 

03/2013- Policy Alert #48: Lessons from Cyprus:  Rising Powers Comment on the Bank Bailout and Financial Globalization

 

03/2013- Policy Alert #47: Asian Powers React to Hugo Chavez’s Death

 

02/2013- Policy Alert #46: Asian Powers Comment on the Pope’s Resignation

 

02/2013- Policy Alert #45: Asian Powers Comment on French Intervention in Mali

 

01/2013- Policy Alert #44: Heightened Tensions in the East China Sea: Reactions from China and Japan

 

01/2013- Policy Alert #43: Asian Powers Expect South Korea’s New President to Improve Bilateral Relations

2012

12/2012- Policy Alert #42: Return of Japan’s LDP and Shinzo Abe Draws Mixed Reactions from Asian Powers

 

12/2012- Policy Alert #41: As U.S. Fiscal Cliff Looms, Asian Powers Keep a Close Watch

 

11/2012- Policy Alert #40: Burma and the U.S. Pivot to Asia: Commentary from Asian Powers

 

11/2012- Policy Alert #39: With Obama’s Re-election, Asian Powers Ponder Future Relations with US (Part III)

 

10/2012- Policy Alert #38: US Presidential Election and Views from Asian Powers (Part II)

 

10/2012- Policy Alert #37: First US Presidential Debate Evokes Reflections from Asian Powers (Part I)

 

09/2012- Policy Alert #36: Island Disputes and Economic Fallout: Views from Japan and China

 

09/2012- Policy Alert #35: Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit Draws Reactions from India, Russia, and China

 

08/2012- Policy Alert #34: Rising Tensions in Northeast Asia: Views from China, Japan, and South Korea on Territorial Disputes

 

08/2012- Policy Alert #33: Sentiments from Asia’s Rising Powers on Winning & Losing at the Olympics

 

07/2012- Policy Alert #32: China’s Economic “Soft Landing”? Views from China and the United States

 

07/2012- Policy Alert #31: Asian Powers React to Territorial Disputes at ASEAN Forum

 

06/2012- Policy Alert # 30: Reflections on the G20 Summit from China, India, and Russia

 

06/2012- Policy Alert #29: U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue: Views from the Indian Media

 

05/2012- Policy Alert #28: The NATO Summit and Afghanistan’s Future: Comments from Russia, India and China

 

05/2012- Policy Alert #27: Blind Chinese Activist Chen Guangcheng’s Case: Views from China and India

 

Rising Powers Initiative Policy Alert #2604/2012- Policy Alert #26: North Korea’s Failed Rocket Launch Draws Reactions from Asian Powers

 

Rising Powers Initiative Policy Alert #2504/2012- Policy Alert #25: Asia’s Rising Powers at the BRICS Summit

 

Rising Powers Initiative Policy Alert #2403/2012- Policy Alert #24: China’s Military Budget Increase Draws Responses from Asian Powers

 

03/2012- Policy Alert #23: Asian Powers Assess Putin’s Electoral Victory

 

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Policy Alert #21- Turmoil in Syria: Chinese and Russian Views02/2012- Policy Alert #21: Turmoil in Syria: Chinese and Russian Views

 

01/2012- Policy Alert #20: Indian Views on a Nuclear Armed Iran

 

Taiwan's Elections and Reactions from Asian Powers01/2012- Policy Alert #19: Taiwan’s Elections and Reactions from Asian Powers

 

 

2011

12/2011- Policy Alert #18: Kim Jong-il’s Death Draws Major Reactions in Asia

 

12/2011- Policy Alert #17: China and India React to Secretary Clinton’s Visit to Burma/Myanmar

 

11/2011- Policy Alert #16: The U.S. “Pivots” Back to Asia. How are the Region’s Major Powers Reacting?

 

11/2011- Policy Alert #15: Asian Powers Comment on U.S. Plans for Asia-Pacific Economic Integration

 

10/2011- Policy Alert #14: Asian Reactions to Gaddafi’s Death

 

10/2011- Policy Alert #13: Do Asians See a Role in Solving the Eurozone Crisis?

 

09/2011- Policy Alert #12: Chinese Reactions to U.S. Arms Sales to Taiwan

 

09/2011- Policy Alert #11: 10 Years After 9/11: What Key Asian States are Saying

 

07/2011- Policy Alert #10: The U.S. Debt Impasse and Views from Greater Asia

 

06/2011- Policy Alert #9: Asian Views on the Next IMF Chief

 

05/2011- Policy Alert #8: Reactions to Bin Laden’s Death

 

03/2011- Policy Alert #7: Military Intervention in Libya

 

02/2011- Policy Alert #6: Views from Asia on Turmoil in Egypt

 

02/2011- Policy Alert #5: Iranian Viewpoints on Istanbul Nuclear Talks

 

01/2011- Policy Alert #4: Chinese Views on President Hu Jintao’s Visit to U.S.

 

12/2010- Policy Alert #3: Tensions on the Korean Peninsula- Chinese, Japanese and Russian Views on the Crisis

 

11/2010- Policy Alert #2: Weak Japanese Leadership Prompts Calls for Stronger Ties with United States

 

11/2010- Policy Alert #1: Obama’s Visit to India