The Troubled Japan-South Korea Relationship
July 27, 2015
The Troubled Japan-South Korea Relationship
The Diplomat talks with Brad Glosserman and Scott A. Snyder about Japan-Korea relations.
The Troubled Japan-South Korea Relationship
Vietnam Slams Chinese Naval Drill in South China Sea
July 27, 2015
Vietnam Slams Chinese Naval Drill in South China Sea
Vietnamese authorities have called on the Chinese navy to cease a military exercise in disputed waters.
Vietnam Slams Chinese Naval Drill in South China Sea
How Russia Tries to Intimidate Japan
July 25, 2015
How Russia Tries to Intimidate Japan
Moscow is stepping up its military presence on the disputed Kuril Islands.
How Russia Tries to Intimidate Japan
How Should Vietnam Respond to China's South China Sea Oil Rig Return?
July 24, 2015
How Should Vietnam Respond to China's South China Sea Oil Rig Return?
A look at Beijing's motivations and Hanoi's options.
How Should Vietnam Respond to China's South China Sea Oil Rig Return?
3 Reasons the Philippines Will Suffer Because of Its South China Sea Case Against China
July 23, 2015
3 Reasons the Philippines Will Suffer Because of Its South China Sea Case Against China
Even if it wins at The Hague, the Philippines will lose against China in the long run.
3 Reasons the Philippines Will Suffer Because of Its South China Sea Case Against China
A New Chinese Threat in the East China Sea? Not So Fast
July 23, 2015
A New Chinese Threat in the East China Sea? Not So Fast
Japan's bid to portray Chinese oil platform development in the East China Sea as threatening is misguided.
A New Chinese Threat in the East China Sea? Not So Fast
Japan-China Maritime Dispute Back in the Spotlight
July 23, 2015
Japan-China Maritime Dispute Back in the Spotlight
With the release of new evidence of Chinese development, Japan seeks to draw global attention to the East China Sea.
Japan-China Maritime Dispute Back in the Spotlight
How the US Is Trying to Shape Norms in Cyberspace
July 23, 2015
How the US Is Trying to Shape Norms in Cyberspace
Washington appears to be serious about upholding the distinction between commercial versus traditional cyber espionage.
How the US Is Trying to Shape Norms in Cyberspace
Is the Afghan Army Losing the War in Afghanistan?
July 22, 2015
Is the Afghan Army Losing the War in Afghanistan?
Halfway through the fighting season, Afghan security forces are struggling to hold their ground.
Is the Afghan Army Losing the War in Afghanistan?
Chinese PLA Simulates ‘Attack’ on Taiwan’s Presidential Office
July 22, 2015
Chinese PLA Simulates ‘Attack’ on Taiwan’s Presidential Office
Why did CCTV show footage of PLA soldiers storming a computer-generated facsimile of Taiwan's seat of government?
Chinese PLA Simulates ‘Attack’ on Taiwan’s Presidential Office
China Should Not Declare New South China Sea ADIZ: Top Chinese Expert
July 22, 2015
China Should Not Declare New South China Sea ADIZ: Top Chinese Expert
One of the country's leading experts admits this should be on Beijing’s ‘should not do’ list.
China Should Not Declare New South China Sea ADIZ: Top Chinese Expert
Has the Philippines Forgotten its South China Sea Strategy?
July 21, 2015
Has the Philippines Forgotten its South China Sea Strategy?
Manila is investing too much in its legal approach at its own expense. This was not always so.
Has the Philippines Forgotten its South China Sea Strategy?
US Commander Joins South China Sea Surveillance Flight During Philippines Trip
July 20, 2015
US Commander Joins South China Sea Surveillance Flight During Philippines Trip
Admiral Scott Swift joins a mission on board a P-8 aircraft.
US Commander Joins South China Sea Surveillance Flight During Philippines Trip
Mandate of Heaven: An ADIZ in the South China Sea
July 20, 2015
Mandate of Heaven: An ADIZ in the South China Sea
Might China seek to amend customary international law in relation to air defense identification zones?
Mandate of Heaven: An ADIZ in the South China Sea
An HA/DR Solution to South China Sea Tensions
July 18, 2015
An HA/DR Solution to South China Sea Tensions
Humanitarian assistance and disaster relief could offer innovative approach to territorial conflict.
An HA/DR Solution to South China Sea Tensions
China’s Assertiveness Could Worsen, Japan Military Chief Warns
July 18, 2015
China’s Assertiveness Could Worsen, Japan Military Chief Warns
Admiral Kawano sees a worrying future as Beijing seeks to expand its regional reach.
China’s Assertiveness Could Worsen, Japan Military Chief Warns
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