by Ambassador [ret] Jimmy Kolker
Tag: East Asia Pacific
by Jim Bullington
by Derek Sandhaus
New items for November 2019
by David Cowhig Chinese physician Dr. Wang Shuping predicted the HIV epidemic among Henan peasant blood sellers and eventually raised the alarm all the way to Beijing when local and provincial authorities ignored the rapid spread of HIV among the … Continued
by Dick Virden
by Benjamin Tua
by Ophir Falk
by Diane Johnston
by Larry Schwartz
Adapted from Newberry Series Lecture at Dacor-Bacon House
Washington, D.C., July 13, 2018
by Alicia J. Campi
Excerpted with permission of Ohio University from “Contacts with Burma, 1935-1949: A Personal Account”.
Review by John M. Handley
Raising the Flag: America’s First Envoys in Faraway Lands, by Peter D. Eicher: Potomac Books, 2018, 370 pages with end-notes and index. ISBN 978-1-61234-970-1.
by John Coyne
Editor’s note: This is an unofficial list compiled by John Coyne. Please send any additions or corrections to email@example.com.
A Frontline Snapshot of USAID History
by Eric Chetwynd, Jr.
August marks the 30th anniversary of the Burmese student pro-democracy demonstrations that began on “8/8/88”. The U.S. subsequently withdrew its ambassador in protest of the military regime, beginning a hiatus in relations that lasted until 2012.
by Thomas E. McNamara
by Beatrice Camp