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Christopher Hill

Former US Assistant Secretary of State

Christopher R Hill, former US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia, is Dean of the Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver, and the author of Outpost: Life on the Frontiers of American Diplomacy.

Christopher Hill
5 Dec 2016

Trump and the Mideast

The Trump administration will require a thoughtful, subtle and nuanced approach in order to eliminate the Islamic State from the entire world.

5 Dec 2016
Trump and the Mideast
3 Aug 2016

A clear choice

US voters can take Hillary Clinton and her promise of continuity, or a presidential candidate with a dim, grim view of America's future prospects.

3 Aug 2016
A clear choice
4 Jul 2016

Bad neighbour policy

China must come to terms with the gap between how it wants to be perceived, and how the world actually perceives it - currently, a bully in the South China Sea.

4 Jul 2016
5 Aug 2015

North Korean deal casts its shadow

It didn't take long, but, according to the Korea Central News Agency, the North Koreans are underwhelmed by the Iran nuclear deal — and thus unlikely to follow suit.

5 Aug 2015