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AFPC fellow in Indo-Pacific studies Michael Sobolik quoted in The Washington Post about enforcement of the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act

July 5, 2022 Michael Sobolik

AFPC fellow in Indo-Pacific studies Michael Sobolik quoted in The Washington Post about enforcement of the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act stating “The implementation will be contested, just as everything Xinjiang-related was contested last year. The mechanics are different, but the battle remains the same: climate interests pitted against human rights concerns.” 

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Distinguished Fellow for Eurasia and founding chairman of the Central Asia -Caucasus Institute S. Frederick Starr explores the ongoing efforts to develop Central Asia

July 5, 2022 S. Frederick Starr

The paper explores the ongoing efforts to open a Central Asian window across Afghanistan and towards unlocking the region’s economic potential through the transport of goods
and energy, as well as the impediments that have to be overcome, and signs of movement towards addressing them Central Asia-Caucasus Institute & Silk Road Studies Program