Politics

Collection by Asian Correspondent

112 
Pins
 • 
59 
Followers
Asian Correspondent
There is a double standard when fighting corruption. Female leaders are held to higher and harsher standards than their male counterparts, writes Frida Ghitis. Skate Man, The Rival, Bbc News, Scandal, Seoul, Politics, Female Leaders, Park, Blame

How identity politics fuelled South Korean scandal

Dr John Nilsson-Wright on the rival views at the heart of the South Korean presidential scandal

Politicoscope - At the Heart of Real, Clear Politics Kenya Politics, Top News, Political News, Presidents, Dating, Community, Asian, Fit, Fabric

Politicoscope - At the Heart of Real, Clear Politics

Politicoscope.com is your political news source for impartial politics news coverage in Africa, Asia, US, Europe, Middle East and more. Visit Politicoscope.

Philippines, Vietnam have strongest confidence in Trump worldwide – survey Us Presidents, Philippines, Donald Trump, Vietnam, Confidence, Politics, Strong, Self Confidence

Philippines, Vietnam have strongest confidence in Trump worldwide – survey

FILIPINO and Vietnamese citizens report to have the strongest confidence in US President Donald Trump in the world, a new survey by the Pew Research Centre has found.

A giant rooster sculpture with a Donald Trump hairstyle, to celebrate the upcoming Chinese Year of the Rooster outside a shopping mall, on Dec. 2016 in Taiyuan, China. Ugly Americans, Year Of The Pig, Galo, North Korea, Chinese New Year, Art World, Street Art, Birds, Sculpture

Giant Trump rooster at Chinese mall

A China shopping centre celebrates the upcoming Lunar New Year with a giant rooster resembling Donald Trump.

New nuclear aircraft carriers and state-of-the-art carrier-borne fighter jets will join China’s revamped navy by local military experts say. It’s part of an ambitious push to modernize and overtake the US in the Pacific. New Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Joining The Navy, People's Liberation Army, Naval, Dalian, Us Military, Military Force, Army & Navy

Politicoscope - At the Heart of Real, Clear Politics

Politicoscope.com is your political news source for impartial politics news coverage in Africa, Asia, US, Europe, Middle East and more. Visit Politicoscope.

US defence chief Mattis visiting South Korea and Japan 2 February 2017 From the section Asia Image copyright Reuters Image ca. James Mattis, Politics Today, Shiga, Foreign Policy, North Korea, Seoul, Donald Trump, Presidents, Norte

US defence chief Mattis says South Korea alliance is 'strong'

James Mattis uses his trip to restate his country's continuing military support for Seoul.

First Asian BDS Lady Elite Commando Sisters. Three sisters, Pari Gul, Samina and Rukhsana who are honoured to become Asia’s first BDS Elite Commandos. Civil Service, Over The Years, Warriors, Fields, Pakistan, Sisters, Tables, Army, Politics

First Asian BDS Lady Elite Commando Sisters from KPK Pakistan

First Asian BDS Lady Elite Commando Sisters. Three sisters, Pari Gul, Samina and Rukhsana who are honoured to become Asia’s first BDS Elite Commandos.

In a potentially concerning geopolitical development, Reuters reports that foreign journalists visiting North Korea have been told to prepare for a "big and important event" on Thursday. Kim Jong Il, Yellow Sea, New Politics, North Korea, New Media, China, World, Big, April 13

US ready to overwhelm any attacker, VP Pence says of North Korea threat

US Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday that Washington would work with its allies and China to put economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea but added that America would defeat any attack with an "overwhelming response".

Asian Shares Recover as Concerns in Trade War Eases Silk Road, Infographic, Politics, War, Asian, News, Infographics, Info Graphics

http://www.asiancorrespondent.com/

CHINA will gather its friends and allies together for its biggest diplomatic event of the year in May, a summit on its New Silk Road plan, with most Asian leaders due to attend but only one from a G7 nation, the Italian prime minister.

  Vice President, South Korea, Presidents, United States, Politics, America, Business, Store, Business Illustration

South Korea-US trade deal will be reviewed, reformed - VP Pence

US vice president Mike Pence told business leaders in Seoul on Tuesday that the Trump administration will review and reform the five-year-old free trade agreement between the two co

NORTH Korea warned the United States on Saturday to end its "military hysteria" or face retaliation as a US aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region and the reclusive state marked the birth anniversary of its founding father North Korea And Us, Aircraft Carrier, Asia, United States, Military, Highlight, Conservative News, Politics, Gallery

North Korea warns against US 'hysteria' as it marks founder's birth

NORTH Korea warned the United States on Saturday to end its "military hysteria" or face retaliation as a US aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region and the reclusive state marked the 105th birth anniversary of its founding father

As Kim Jong-un Summons Commanders, Onlookers Shocked To See Who’s Missing Man Child, North Korea, World War, The Man, Politics

Waking up to World War III

GOOGLE searches for the term "World War 3" are at the highest level since records started back in 2004 in a clear reflection of the nervous global mood in these diplomatically tumultuous times.

Burma ranked third as global risk of genocide reaches high Countries Of The World, 10 Years, Politics, World Countries

Burma ranked third as global risk of genocide reaches 10-year high

BURMA has been identified as the third most at risk country in the world to experience a new episode of genocide, as annual rankings show civilian mass killings at the hands of government forces are on the rise worldwide following a decade of decline.

MILITARY force cannot resolve tension over North Korea, China said on Thursday, while an influential Chinese newspaper urged the North to halt its nuclear programme in exchange for Chinese protection. Chinese Newspaper, North Korea, Opportunity, Politics, Peace, China, World

China: There is still opportunity for peace talks - foreign minister

MILITARY force cannot resolve tension over North Korea, China said on Thursday, while an influential Chinese newspaper urged the North to halt its nuclear programme in exchange for Chinese protection.

Bangladesh has hanged an Islamist militant leader and two other men responsible for a grenade attack aimed at a senior British diplomat back in British, Politics, Men, England

Bangladesh executes militant who targeted British diplomat

Bangladesh has hanged an Islamist militant leader and two other men responsible for a grenade attack aimed at a senior British diplomat back in 2004.

Restrictions on religion and social conflicts involving religion increased for the first time in three years, according to the findings of the Pew Research Centre’s latest annual study on religious freedom. Freedom, Religion, Around The Worlds, Politics, Study, Liberty, Political Freedom, Studio, Investigations

Pew study: Governments around the world are tightening the screws on religious freedom

Restrictions on religion and social conflicts involving religion increased for the first time in three years, according to the findings of the Pew Research Centre’s latest annual study on religious freedom.