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What Every Chinese People's Liberation Army Soldier Knows (Part 2): Epic PLA Battles of History
May 03, 2016
What Every Chinese People's Liberation Army Soldier Knows (Part 2): Epic PLA Battles of History
History 101, PLA style
What Every Chinese People's Liberation Army Soldier Knows (Part 2): Epic PLA Battles of History
The US Should Admit Its Vulnerability to Chinese Nuclear Attacks
May 03, 2016
The US Should Admit Its Vulnerability to Chinese Nuclear Attacks
Acknowledging that MAD is once again at play will make U.S. nuclear deterrence more realistic.
The US Should Admit Its Vulnerability to Chinese Nuclear Attacks
Understanding North Korea's Secret Abduction Project
May 03, 2016
Understanding North Korea's Secret Abduction Project
This week's episode delves into North Korea's practice of abducting foreign citizens.
Understanding North Korea's Secret Abduction Project
How the Next US President Should Handle the South China Sea
May 02, 2016
How the Next US President Should Handle the South China Sea
China will surely test the mettle of the next U.S. administration in the South China Sea. How to respond?
How the Next US President Should Handle the South China Sea
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
April 30, 2016
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
No matter how the United States and Myanmar choose to proceed, continued reform will be messy.
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
Sanctions: Still the Best Option for Containing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions
April 30, 2016
Sanctions: Still the Best Option for Containing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions
If the world can remain strong and consistent about sanctions, North Korea might actually come to the table.
Sanctions: Still the Best Option for Containing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions
North Korea Weakly Flexes Military Muscles Ahead of Party Congress
April 29, 2016
North Korea Weakly Flexes Military Muscles Ahead of Party Congress
Two failed missile launches were a bid to boost Kim Jong-un's prestige ahead of a rare party meeting.
North Korea Weakly Flexes Military Muscles Ahead of Party Congress
Are Pakistan's Nuclear Assets Under Threat?
April 28, 2016
Are Pakistan's Nuclear Assets Under Threat?
Pakistan is at risk from nuclear terrorism -- but not in the way you think.
Are Pakistan's Nuclear Assets Under Threat?
Does China Really Have a Strategic Vision for the World?
April 27, 2016
Does China Really Have a Strategic Vision for the World?
Since the founding of the PRC, China's leaders have often misunderstood both allies and rivals alike.
Does China Really Have a Strategic Vision for the World?
Tailored Deterrence: Influencing North Korean Decision-Making
April 26, 2016
Tailored Deterrence: Influencing North Korean Decision-Making
Defense planners have been rethinking strategies for responding to threats posed by North Korea.
Tailored Deterrence: Influencing North Korean Decision-Making
North Korea’s Missile Threat: No Longer Crying Wolf
April 26, 2016
North Korea’s Missile Threat: No Longer Crying Wolf
By the time Seoul and Washington finally act on Pyongyang, it could be too late.
North Korea’s Missile Threat: No Longer Crying Wolf
How US Intelligence Gets China Wrong
April 25, 2016
How US Intelligence Gets China Wrong
Another look at Michael Pillsbury's The Hundred Year Marathon.
How US Intelligence Gets China Wrong
The Dry Laws of India
April 25, 2016
The Dry Laws of India
Alcohol prohibition is on the rise in India.
The Dry Laws of India
Why South Koreans Voted for Change
April 25, 2016
Why South Koreans Voted for Change
While voters in South Korea may have shifted to the left, the political spectrum moved to the right.
Why South Koreans Voted for Change
North Korea Tests Solid-Fuel Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile
April 25, 2016
North Korea Tests Solid-Fuel Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile
North Korea's submarine-launched ballistic missiles are making steady progress.
North Korea Tests Solid-Fuel Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile
Pakistan Falls Behind in East Asia
April 23, 2016
Pakistan Falls Behind in East Asia
Pakistan's "Vision East Asia" policy is gathering dust, even while India shores up its position in the region.
Pakistan Falls Behind in East Asia
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