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RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
July 22, 2014
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
Both India and China have had strong strategic motives for taking part in RIMPAC this year.
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
After HYSY-981: A US-Vietnam Alliance?
July 22, 2014
After HYSY-981: A US-Vietnam Alliance?
A U.S.-Vietnam alliance might be closer to reality now more than ever.
After HYSY-981: A US-Vietnam Alliance?
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
July 22, 2014
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
The reasons China withdrew oil rig HYSY-981 sooner than planned are complex but revealing about its intentions.
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
Migrant Brides in South Korea
July 21, 2014
Migrant Brides in South Korea
The government will need to see international marriages as more than just a means of ensuring a future workforce.
Migrant Brides in South Korea
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
July 19, 2014
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
The Category 4 typhoon left over 60 dead and thousands more homeless.
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
July 18, 2014
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
The country is making a serious effort to adjust to its rising population of foreign residents.
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
A Cambodian Genocide Tribunal and Lemkin's Legacy
July 18, 2014
A Cambodian Genocide Tribunal and Lemkin's Legacy
A now obscure author finds relevance and rebirth at the trial of two former Khmer Rouge leaders.
A Cambodian Genocide Tribunal and Lemkin's Legacy
China-US Reconciliation and the East Asian Security Order
July 18, 2014
China-US Reconciliation and the East Asian Security Order
China and the US need to make another grand bargain and transform the regional security order.
China-US Reconciliation and the East Asian Security Order
Strategic Trust, an Oil Rig and Vietnam’s Dilemma
July 17, 2014
Strategic Trust, an Oil Rig and Vietnam’s Dilemma
Vietnam is forced to decide between territorial integrity and its relationship with China.
Strategic Trust, an Oil Rig and Vietnam’s Dilemma
So China Moved Its Oil Rig. What Now?
July 17, 2014
So China Moved Its Oil Rig. What Now?
Why did China move its oil rig, and what does that mean for the future?
So China Moved Its Oil Rig. What Now?
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
July 16, 2014
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
China may unwittingly find itself facing a similar string of events to those that confronted Germany in 1914.
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
China’s Rig Departure Proves Nothing
July 16, 2014
China’s Rig Departure Proves Nothing
China has shown an ability to withstand regional pressure, and will likely return on its own terms.
China’s Rig Departure Proves Nothing
Asia Fears But Likes China
July 16, 2014
Asia Fears But Likes China
A new Pew survey finds that Asia nations fear a military conflict with China, but still view it favorable.
Asia Fears But Likes China
Shaming Won’t Stop China’s Salami Slicing
July 16, 2014
Shaming Won’t Stop China’s Salami Slicing
The U.S. military realizes it needs to do more to stop China's salami-slicing. Unfortunately, it doesn't know how.
Shaming Won’t Stop China’s Salami Slicing
Anti-China Rhetoric Isn’t Causing Problems, China Is
July 15, 2014
Anti-China Rhetoric Isn’t Causing Problems, China Is
China's actions in the region are causing problems, anti-China rhetoric is merely the response to them.
Anti-China Rhetoric Isn’t Causing Problems, China Is
Submarine Modernization in East Asia
July 14, 2014
Submarine Modernization in East Asia
Countries around the region are upgrading their submarine fleets.
Submarine Modernization in East Asia
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