Taiwan: A Useful Ally Against China's Cyber Warriors?
March 31, 2015
Taiwan: A Useful Ally Against China's Cyber Warriors?
Taiwan could be a useful partner in countering Chinese hackers, says the country's vice premier.
Taiwan: A Useful Ally Against China's Cyber Warriors?
Philippines Fires Back at China’s South China Sea Charges
March 31, 2015
Philippines Fires Back at China’s South China Sea Charges
Manila hits back at Beijing.
Philippines Fires Back at China’s South China Sea Charges
After the <em>Izumo</em>, What's Next for Japan's Navy?
March 30, 2015
After the Izumo, What's Next for Japan's Navy?
Japan has its largest post-war helicopter carrier -- how will it use it?
After the Izumo, What's Next for Japan's Navy?
Mearsheimer’s War With China
March 29, 2015
Mearsheimer’s War With China
The provocative political scientist foresees tense relations between the U.S. and China.
Mearsheimer’s War With China
China Slams Philippines For South China Sea ‘Hypocrisy’
March 27, 2015
China Slams Philippines For South China Sea ‘Hypocrisy’
Beijing turns the tables on Manila for resuming works in the South China Sea.
China Slams Philippines For South China Sea ‘Hypocrisy’
China, Russia Consider a Return to Six-Party Talks
March 26, 2015
China, Russia Consider a Return to Six-Party Talks
Senior nuclear envoys from China and Russia met to discuss a possible resumption of the Six-Party Talks.
China, Russia Consider a Return to Six-Party Talks
No, Indonesia’s South China Sea Approach Has Not Changed
March 26, 2015
No, Indonesia’s South China Sea Approach Has Not Changed
Jokowi’s recent comments need to be put in perspective.
No, Indonesia’s South China Sea Approach Has Not Changed
What to Expect From India-China Border Talks in the Modi-Xi Era
March 24, 2015
What to Expect From India-China Border Talks in the Modi-Xi Era
For the first time since Narendra Modi came to power, India and China will hold high-level border negotiations.
What to Expect From India-China Border Talks in the Modi-Xi Era
China Slams US as 'Kibitzer on South China Sea'
March 23, 2015
China Slams US as 'Kibitzer on South China Sea'
In response to a letter by four US Senators to the Departments of Defense and State, Beijing tries to ridicule the US.
China Slams US as 'Kibitzer on South China Sea'
Manmohan Singh’s Moment of Reckoning
March 23, 2015
Manmohan Singh’s Moment of Reckoning
Manmohan Singh's fall from grace is the latest chapter in the Indian National Congress' self-inflicted implosion.
Manmohan Singh’s Moment of Reckoning
Halford Mackinder’s Last View of the Round World
March 23, 2015
Halford Mackinder’s Last View of the Round World
During WWII, the great British political geographer updated his Heartland theory, with typical prescience.
Halford Mackinder’s Last View of the Round World
Despite China's Warnings, Cross-Border Strikes From Myanmar Continue
March 23, 2015
Despite China's Warnings, Cross-Border Strikes From Myanmar Continue
Despite stern warnings from senior Chinese officials, Myanmar forces continue to take their fight against the Kokang rebels across the border.
Despite China's Warnings, Cross-Border Strikes From Myanmar Continue
3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit
March 23, 2015
3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit
The foreign ministers of China, Japan, and South Korea suggested that the long-stalled leaders' summit could be back on.
3 Years On, China, Japan, South Korea May Resume Leaders' Summit
AIIB: Not a US Loss, Not a Chinese Win
March 22, 2015
AIIB: Not a US Loss, Not a Chinese Win
The China-led AIIB does not necessarily challenge U.S. financial hegemony; it could be a golden opportunity for cooperation.
AIIB: Not a US Loss, Not a Chinese Win
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
March 21, 2015
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
Plus, Japan and Australia plan to buy Ospreys, China picks a new diplomat for Pyongyang, and more. Security links.
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
Why the US Should Worry About Russia, Not China
March 19, 2015
Why the US Should Worry About Russia, Not China
How you solve a problem like China is different than how you solve a problem like Russia.
Why the US Should Worry About Russia, Not China
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