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Deterring Pyongyang: US, South Korea Conclude Military Exercise
March 28, 2017
Deterring Pyongyang: US, South Korea Conclude Military Exercise
The United States and South Korea finished the 2017 iteration of their annual Foal Eagle exercise on March 23.
Deterring Pyongyang: US, South Korea Conclude Military Exercise
US Bomber Receives Chinese Warning Over East China Sea Skies
March 27, 2017
US Bomber Receives Chinese Warning Over East China Sea Skies
A U.S. B-1B Lancer was warned after entering China's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) over the East China Sea.
US Bomber Receives Chinese Warning Over East China Sea Skies
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
March 25, 2017
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
Tactical nuclear weapons get most of the attention, but Islamabad is also building up conventional capabilities.
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military Drill
March 24, 2017
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military Drill
A U.S. Air Force bomber conducted training missions with Japanese and South Korean fighter jets this week.
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military Drill
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
March 23, 2017
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
A closer look at the costs and benefits of the annual Foal Eagle-Key Resolve exercises.
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
What a 1925 Novel Can Teach Us About a Possible US-China War
March 23, 2017
What a 1925 Novel Can Teach Us About a Possible US-China War
The Great Pacific War reveals the insights (and mistakes) that come with discussing a future war.
What a 1925 Novel Can Teach Us About a Possible US-China War
Will a New Washington Naval Treaty Stop the South China Sea Arms Race?
March 23, 2017
Will a New Washington Naval Treaty Stop the South China Sea Arms Race?
A contemporary take on the Washington Naval Treaty system has limitations in the South China Sea.
Will a New Washington Naval Treaty Stop the South China Sea Arms Race?
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
March 21, 2017
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
Espionage operations now extend to students, rather than focusing only on retired officials.
China Expands Its Spying Against Taiwan
Vietnam Seeks South Korean Backing in the South China Sea
March 21, 2017
Vietnam Seeks South Korean Backing in the South China Sea
Vietnam's prime minister asked for South Korea's support in ongoing disputes in the South China Sea.
Vietnam Seeks South Korean Backing in the South China Sea
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Asia's 2 Major Defense Meetings
March 21, 2017
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Asia's 2 Major Defense Meetings
Assessing the future of the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting and ADMM-Plus.
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Asia's 2 Major Defense Meetings
France to Dispatch <em>Mistral</em> Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
March 20, 2017
France to Dispatch Mistral Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
The French vessel will join Japanese, British, and U.S. ships for a multilateral exercise later this year.
France to Dispatch Mistral Amphibious Assault Ship for Exercise in Western Pacific
Crimea: When Is an Annexation Not Actually an Annexation?
March 18, 2017
Crimea: When Is an Annexation Not Actually an Annexation?
Three years ago, Russia formally annexed Crimea, citing a flawed referendum.
Crimea: When Is an Annexation Not Actually an Annexation?
South China Sea: Is China Considering Construction Work at Scarborough Shoal Again?
March 18, 2017
South China Sea: Is China Considering Construction Work at Scarborough Shoal Again?
New signs emerge that the prospect of Chinese construction at South China Sea hasn't entirely faded since 2016.
South China Sea: Is China Considering Construction Work at Scarborough Shoal Again?
When Islamic State and the Taliban Compete, Afghanistan Loses
March 18, 2017
When Islamic State and the Taliban Compete, Afghanistan Loses
Analysts continue to misjudge the potential threat posed by the Islamic State’s contingent in Afghanistan. They shouldn’t.
When Islamic State and the Taliban Compete, Afghanistan Loses
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
March 18, 2017
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
A deeper look at Yulin-East, China's burgeoning submarine bastion in the South China Sea.
A Closer Look at China's Critical South China Sea Submarine Base
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