Alistair Denness

Alistair Denness

Alistair Denness is a Hanoi-based humanitarian worker with extensive experience working in South-East Asia. He has a political science degree from the University of Virginia and an MA with a regional focus on East Asia from the University of Fudan.

Follow Alistair Denness

On Syria, Trump and East Asia have a lot in common

WITHIN the Trump family, there seems to be a raging debate over whether the United States should offer refuge to Syrians fleeing their country’s catastrophic civil war.

Treating Duterte with kid gloves is a losing bet

PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte took full advantage of his state visit to China to demonstrate his independence from the United States and international public opinion. In signing 13 new bilateral...