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PacNet #2 – Comparative Connections Summary

The January 2006 Issue of Comparative Connections is now available online:
Regional Overview: Promoting Freedom and Democracy Amidst Missed Opportunities
U.S.-Japan: The Alliance Transformed?
U.S.-China: China Welcomes Bush and Ponders a U.S. Invitation to be a Responsible Stakeholder U.S.-Korea: The Six-Party Talks: What Goes Up Can Also Come Down
U.S.-Russia: Eurasian and East Asian Contexts
U.S.-Southeast Asia: Military Relations Restored with Indonesia, while U.S. Passes on the First East Asia Summit
Japan-China: Yasukuni Stops Everything
China-Taiwan: Will Cross-Strait Momentum Resume?
North Korea-South Korea: Peace Economics?
Japan-Korea: The Big Chill China-Russia: Pollution, Politics, and Partnership
China-Korea: Hu Visits the Two Koreas
U.S.-India: The Best is Yet to Come
China-Southeast Asia: Emphasizing the Positive; Continued Wariness