In the News

© 2019 The Asia Group

June 28, 2019
Vice Chair Amb. Rich Verma Outlines Four Key Areas of Focus Ahead Trump-Modi Meeting at G20 Summit

Observer Research Foundation

As President Trump prepares to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping in Osaka on the sidelines of the G20 this week, the world is closely watching whether the two leaders can ease trade tensions and calm afflicted global markets. But, just as relevant and perhaps even more so — given the US-China trade war — is a meeting scheduled between President Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Continue Reading
June 25, 2019
Vice Chair Amb. Rich Verma Co-Authors ORF Report on the United States and India as Major Defense Partners

Observer Research Foundation

Building on the roundtable discussions, TAG and ORF have outlined 10 core recommendations to help policymakers in Washington and New Delhi refine MDP and elevate US-India defence ties. These recommendations are outlined in the chart below and covered in greater depth in the following report.

Continue Reading
June 6, 2019
Senior Advisor Evan Medeiros Comments on Possibility of Peace in Pyongyang

Fareed Zakaria, GPS

Former NSC Senior Director for Asia Evan Medeiros tells Fareed North Korea is trying to regain Trump’s attention with short-range missile tests

Continue Reading
June 3, 2019
Senior Advisor Evan Medeiros Comments on the Impact of Tiananmen Square 30th Anniversary

NBC Nightly News

Tanks rolled into Beijing’s Tiananmen Square thirty years ago as the Chinese government tried to stop protesters demanding democracy. While there’s no confirmed death toll, hundreds to several thousand were killed.

Continue Reading