X-Band and THAAD as Good as Anti-China Trilateral Defense Agreement?
October 24, 2014
X-Band and THAAD as Good as Anti-China Trilateral Defense Agreement?
The U.S. transfer of high-end hardware seeks to put China in an ever-shrinking security box.
X-Band and THAAD as Good as Anti-China Trilateral Defense Agreement?
Calming the Seas: Chinese Vessels Temporarily Vanish from Senkaku Contiguous Zone
October 24, 2014
Calming the Seas: Chinese Vessels Temporarily Vanish from Senkaku Contiguous Zone
For nearly two weeks in October, China halted all patrols in the contiguous zone of the Senkaku Islands. Why?
Calming the Seas: Chinese Vessels Temporarily Vanish from Senkaku Contiguous Zone
Should the US Proliferate A2/AD in Asia?
October 24, 2014
Should the US Proliferate A2/AD in Asia?
The United States shouldn't rush into arming its allies with anti-access/area denial technologies.
Should the US Proliferate A2/AD in Asia?
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
October 22, 2014
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
Al-Qaeda has joined the Islamic State in calling for jihad against China for its Uyghur policies.
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
The Political Perils of Offshore Balancing
October 21, 2014
The Political Perils of Offshore Balancing
Moving U.S. forces out of range of Chinese threats could create more problems than it solves.
The Political Perils of Offshore Balancing
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
October 21, 2014
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Also, India and China hold exercises, Pakistan-Iran tensions rise, a Korean standoff, and more. Defense links.
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
China-Vietnam Defense Hotline Agreed: What Next?
October 20, 2014
China-Vietnam Defense Hotline Agreed: What Next?
Beijing and Hanoi are looking to reset bilateral relations following a turbulent year.
China-Vietnam Defense Hotline Agreed: What Next?
Meet India's New Nuclear Cruise Missile
October 18, 2014
Meet India's New Nuclear Cruise Missile
India's latest long-range cruise missile, the Nirbhay, is nuclear capable.
Meet India's New Nuclear Cruise Missile
China Naval Chief Conducts ‘Unprecedented’ Survey of Disputed Reefs
October 17, 2014
China Naval Chief Conducts ‘Unprecedented’ Survey of Disputed Reefs
PLA Navy commander Wu Shengli conducted a survey of Beijing's reclamation projects in the disputed South China Sea.
China Naval Chief Conducts ‘Unprecedented’ Survey of Disputed Reefs
Why the Upcoming China-Vietnam Defense Ministers Meeting is Immensely Important
October 17, 2014
Why the Upcoming China-Vietnam Defense Ministers Meeting is Immensely Important
Chinese and Vietnamese officials will meet this weekend with maritime security on the agenda.
Why the Upcoming China-Vietnam Defense Ministers Meeting is Immensely Important
Indonesian Maritime Security Board to Access Chinese Satellite Data
October 17, 2014
Indonesian Maritime Security Board to Access Chinese Satellite Data
Indonesia's Maritime Security Coordinating Board will have access to Chinese remote sensing data.
Indonesian Maritime Security Board to Access Chinese Satellite Data
How Imperial Germany Lost Asia
October 17, 2014
How Imperial Germany Lost Asia
A hundred years ago, the German empire slowly shed its Asian possessions.
How Imperial Germany Lost Asia
US Marine Investigated in Killing of Transgender Filipino
October 15, 2014
US Marine Investigated in Killing of Transgender Filipino
Plus, images of the J-10B, North Korea threatens not to return U.S. troop remains, and more. Mid-week links.
US Marine Investigated in Killing of Transgender Filipino
Vietnam's Extensive Strategic Partnership with Japan
October 14, 2014
Vietnam's Extensive Strategic Partnership with Japan
Vietnam's relationship with Japan has an important security component that is growing and evolving.
Vietnam's Extensive Strategic Partnership with Japan
South Korea Seeks Offensive Cyber Capabilities
October 11, 2014
South Korea Seeks Offensive Cyber Capabilities
With North Korean cyber attacks on the rise, South Korea is acquiring preemptive cyber strike capabilities.
South Korea Seeks Offensive Cyber Capabilities
It's Time for a Little Heterodoxy in Naval Strategy
October 11, 2014
It's Time for a Little Heterodoxy in Naval Strategy
It's time to remember some of the more forgotten naval strategists.
It's Time for a Little Heterodoxy in Naval Strategy
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