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A Deadly February Should Motivate Afghanistan-Pakistan Security Cooperation
February 23, 2017
A Deadly February Should Motivate Afghanistan-Pakistan Security Cooperation
A fresh wave of terror in the AfPak region is another reminder about the need for an honest partnership..
A Deadly February Should Motivate Afghanistan-Pakistan Security Cooperation
North Korean Representatives May Meet Former US Officials in New York City
February 21, 2017
North Korean Representatives May Meet Former US Officials in New York City
Former U.S. officials may meet North Korean representatives in New York, suggesting Kim Jong-un is open to talks.
North Korean Representatives May Meet Former US Officials in New York City
How Will Trump Handle Intellectual Property Disputes With China?
February 21, 2017
How Will Trump Handle Intellectual Property Disputes With China?
The Trump administration will face unique challenges in reining in intellectual property abuses by China.
How Will Trump Handle Intellectual Property Disputes With China?
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
February 21, 2017
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
The U.S. Navy now has two supercarriers deployed to the Asia-Pacific region.
US Carrier Strike Group Arrives in the South China Sea
Would China Use Nuclear Weapons in a War With Taiwan?
February 17, 2017
Would China Use Nuclear Weapons in a War With Taiwan?
China insists on "No First Use" of nukes, but the threat remains.
Would China Use Nuclear Weapons in a War With Taiwan?
How the Comfort Women Settlement Can Boost Japan-ROK Ties
February 17, 2017
How the Comfort Women Settlement Can Boost Japan-ROK Ties
Getting past the issue would pave the way for greater collaboration against urgent security threats.
How the Comfort Women Settlement Can Boost Japan-ROK Ties
Hybrid Warriors: China’s Unmanned, Guerrilla-Style Warfare in Asia’s Littorals
February 16, 2017
Hybrid Warriors: China’s Unmanned, Guerrilla-Style Warfare in Asia’s Littorals
Expect China to add drones – little grey (un)men – to its arsenal of hybrid warfare tactics in the South China Sea.
Hybrid Warriors: China’s Unmanned, Guerrilla-Style Warfare in Asia’s Littorals
Expect a Heavier US Presence in the South China Sea, But What Can It Achieve?
February 15, 2017
Expect a Heavier US Presence in the South China Sea, But What Can It Achieve?
Administration objectives are still unclear, but maintaining the regional status quo may be the most realistic.
Expect a Heavier US Presence in the South China Sea, But What Can It Achieve?
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
February 15, 2017
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
Pakistan's government has been slow to react to the presence of ISIS.
Is Pakistan Ready to Counter ISIS?
More FONOPs Coming Soon to the South China Sea?
February 14, 2017
More FONOPs Coming Soon to the South China Sea?
Trump is reportedly close to making his choices on the future of U.S. FONOPs in the South China Sea.
More FONOPs Coming Soon to the South China Sea?
It Wasn't an ICBM, But North Korea's First Missile Test of 2017 Is a Big Deal
February 14, 2017
It Wasn't an ICBM, But North Korea's First Missile Test of 2017 Is a Big Deal
North Korea's first missile test of 2017 represents important progress.
It Wasn't an ICBM, But North Korea's First Missile Test of 2017 Is a Big Deal
North Korea Launches Unknown Ballistic Missile Into Sea of Japan: What We Know
February 12, 2017
North Korea Launches Unknown Ballistic Missile Into Sea of Japan: What We Know
The test is the first North Korean ballistic missile test in 2017 and the first of Donald Trump's presidency.
North Korea Launches Unknown Ballistic Missile Into Sea of Japan: What We Know
US, Chinese Military Aircraft See Close Encounter Over South China Sea
February 10, 2017
US, Chinese Military Aircraft See Close Encounter Over South China Sea
The incident reportedly took place in airspace near Scarborough Shoal.
US, Chinese Military Aircraft See Close Encounter Over South China Sea
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
February 10, 2017
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
The best reports on the Trump age in foreign policy and Asia, New START vacillations, and more. Weekly links.
Afghanistan in 'Stalemate', Top US Commander Notes
How the US Can Optimize Its Maritime Partnership Programs in Asia
February 10, 2017
How the US Can Optimize Its Maritime Partnership Programs in Asia
A recent simulation offers insight for U.S. practice.
How the US Can Optimize Its Maritime Partnership Programs in Asia
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
February 09, 2017
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
Harakah al-Yaqin, a new insurgent group in Rakhine state, is different than its predecessors.
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
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