Asia Policy 13.3 (July 2018)

Asia Policy 13.3
July 2018

July 30, 2018 The National Bureau of Asian Research ISSN 1559-0968

This issue includes articles on effects of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system on Russia’s strategic partnerships with China and South Korea, civil-military reform in Indonesia, and the opportunity for an LNG gas hub in Asia as well as roundtables on North Korea sanctions and Michael Green’s book By More Than Providence.


The Impact of Sanctions on North Korea

Rüdiger Frank, Sung-Yoon Lee, Catherine Jones, Roberta Cohen, and Justin Hastings


Civil-Military Relations in Indonesia after the Reform Period

Leonard C. Sebastian, Emirza Adi Syailendra, and Keoni Indrabayu


Russia’s Strategic Partnerships with China and South Korea: The Impact of THAAD

Anthony V. Rinna


The Future of Asia’s Natural Gas Market: The Need for a Regional LNG Hub

Leslie Palti-Guzman

Book Review Roundtable

Michael J. Green’s By More Than Providence: Grand Strategy and American Power in the Asia Pacific Since 1783

Michael J. Green, Kurt Campbell, Rush Doshi, James R. Holmes, Ashley J. Tellis, Adam P. Liff, and Stephen Brooks

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