Kim Jong-un Blasts US 'Aggressors'
November 26, 2014
Kim Jong-un Blasts US 'Aggressors'
Plus, Afghan "proxy wars," South Asian nukes, reflections on China's ADIZ and more. Mid-week links.
Kim Jong-un Blasts US 'Aggressors'
Modi’s Diplomatic Chutzpah
November 26, 2014
Modi’s Diplomatic Chutzpah
By inviting U.S. President Barack Obama to India's Republic Day celebrations, Narendra Modi sends a powerful message.
Modi’s Diplomatic Chutzpah
China's Spratlys Airstrip Will Raise South China Sea Stakes
November 25, 2014
China's Spratlys Airstrip Will Raise South China Sea Stakes
Beijing is developing a man-made island on Fiery Cross Reef in the Spratlys.
China's Spratlys Airstrip Will Raise South China Sea Stakes
3 Reasons People Misunderstand China
November 25, 2014
3 Reasons People Misunderstand China
China is large, fast-changing, and complex -- but many analysts seem to forget this when making predictions.
3 Reasons People Misunderstand China
Russia, China to Hold 2015 Naval Exercises in Mediterranean, Pacific
November 22, 2014
Russia, China to Hold 2015 Naval Exercises in Mediterranean, Pacific
Russia and China will hold naval exercises in the Mediterranean Sea and the Pacific Ocean in 2015.
Russia, China to Hold 2015 Naval Exercises in Mediterranean, Pacific
Pakistan Courts Both US and Russia on Defense
November 21, 2014
Pakistan Courts Both US and Russia on Defense
As Russia's defense minister visits Pakistan, Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff visits Washington.
Pakistan Courts Both US and Russia on Defense
Why China's South China Sea Diplomacy Will Frustrate Claimants
November 21, 2014
Why China's South China Sea Diplomacy Will Frustrate Claimants
International frustration over outcomes in the South China Sea is a fine outcome for China.
Why China's South China Sea Diplomacy Will Frustrate Claimants
Philippines Announces $2 Billion Defense Expansion
November 20, 2014
Philippines Announces $2 Billion Defense Expansion
Plus, Chuck Hagel discusses the U.S. Offset Strategy, Japan plans BMD overhaul, and more. Mid-week links.
Philippines Announces $2 Billion Defense Expansion
US, Japan, Australia Boost Maritime Cooperation
November 19, 2014
US, Japan, Australia Boost Maritime Cooperation
The leaders of the three countries met on the sidelines of the 2014 G20 meeting in Brisbane, Australia.
US, Japan, Australia Boost Maritime Cooperation
A Tale of Two Offset Strategies
November 18, 2014
A Tale of Two Offset Strategies
The Pentagon's new Offset Strategy is modeled on two very different historical examples.
A Tale of Two Offset Strategies
US-China Relations After APEC
November 18, 2014
US-China Relations After APEC
The nature of Sino-American relations is rapidly changing. And that's a good thing.
US-China Relations After APEC
The Chinese Military's War on Ebola
November 18, 2014
The Chinese Military's War on Ebola
Deploying the PLA to help fight Ebola can boost China's international standing while providing valuable experience.
The Chinese Military's War on Ebola
After APEC, East Asia Summit, and G20, China Emerges a Global Leader
November 17, 2014
After APEC, East Asia Summit, and G20, China Emerges a Global Leader
China is ready to assume global leadership and bear global responsibilities along with the U.S. -- this is good for everyone.
After APEC, East Asia Summit, and G20, China Emerges a Global Leader
Abe’s Humiliation in Beijing
November 17, 2014
Abe’s Humiliation in Beijing
The atmospherics of his meeting with Xi suggest there is little cause for optimism in bilateral relations.
Abe’s Humiliation in Beijing
Pakistan's Army Chief to Visit US
November 15, 2014
Pakistan's Army Chief to Visit US
Plus, the G-20 begins, Pakistan's army chief heads to the U.S., and more. Weekend links.
Pakistan's Army Chief to Visit US
Russia Will Build First Hypersonic Missile Before 2020
November 14, 2014
Russia Will Build First Hypersonic Missile Before 2020
A senior official at a Russian defense company said the country will build its first hypersonic missile before 2020.
Russia Will Build First Hypersonic Missile Before 2020
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