Asia News Archive
How to arrest Julian Assange without violating international law: op-ed by Senior Fellow Kantathi Suphamongkhon
British authorities forcefully entering the Embassy of Ecuador in London where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has taken refuge would not only be illegal but also set a frightening precedent, putting embassies around the world at risk. Thankfully, Britain has other options.
Kal Raustiala offers his expertise on the possible implications of breaking the international agreement of the Vienna Convention in order to extradite Julian Assange.
“The Right Way to Help Syria's Rebels”: Los Angeles Times op-ed co-authored by 2011-12 Visiting Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye
Dalia Dassa Kaye and David Kaye argue that the United States can support the insurgents in Syria without providing arms.
After four years with the U.S. Foreign Service, Erin Rattazzi, BA '02, advises students to take advantage of every possible opportunity to learn more about the world and their place in it.
Argentina’s ambassador to the U.S. visits UCLA to discuss territorial conflict in the long disputed Falkland/Malvinas Islands
UCLA's Clean Energy Research Center - Los Angeles (CERC-LA) is awarded a U.S.-China EcoPartnership by U.S. Department of State. May 3, 2012
Dalia Dassa Kaye is part of The Atlantic's Iran War Dial, which predicts that there's a 37 percent chance that the United States or Israel will strike Iran in the next year.
Abuses against children, political prisoners and families among the topics addressed
General Wesley K. Clark argues that Bosnia still faces many challenges through the ethnic divisions that arose in the Bosnian civil war.
Osama bin Laden Was Not Caught Because of Torture but in Spite of It: Daily Beast Op-Ed by Burkle Center Fellow Matthew Alexander
In a Daily Beast op-ed, Matthew Alexander argues that contrary to the claims by the man who ran the CIA’s torture program, attempts to find and kill Osama bin Laden were hindered by waterboarding and other torture techniques.
In an article for the Middle East Policy Council, Burkle Center Visiting Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye and Eric Lorber explain containment strategy and whether or not this is an effective policy towards Iran.
Bosco Ntaganda unexpectedly spotted in the town of Goma
General Wesley Clark writes that we need to carefully consider U.S. interests before we call for military intervention in response to the Syrian crisis.
The conference Nixon in China: A Legacy Revisited shows how far the U.S.-China relationship has come.
Famed peacemaker discusses world disputes, recent Mideast events
Hadag Nahash discusses music and politics with UCLA audience.
Dalia Dassa Kaye speaks to Voice of America about talks between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Iran options.
Burkle Center Visiting Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye and political analyst Alireza Nader discuss how Israel and Iran came to the brink of war on RadioWest.
Dalia Dassa Kaye writes that an attack aimed to prevent Iran from gaining nuclear stockpiles would provoke anti-Israeli sentiments in the country and increase chances of retaliatory action, creating a worse situation in the region than the presence of a nuclear-armed Iran.
Experts come together on Jan. 23 to discuss historic meeting
Award-winning band Hadag Nahash will be on campus later this month
It’s important for Americans to think of Africa and South Africa as places to learn and grow, says university leader.
Free press under fire around the globe 10 years after reporter's death
In examining the current state of El Salvador, the role of past civil conflict must be considered, says First Lady Vanda Pignato.
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