Despite Rising Violence, Some Promising Trends in Afghanistan
December 09, 2016
Despite Rising Violence, Some Promising Trends in Afghanistan
A recent survey shows that, while many problems persist in Afghanistan, there are some positive developments.
Despite Rising Violence, Some Promising Trends in Afghanistan
The EU’s Own 'Pivot to Asia'
December 09, 2016
The EU’s Own 'Pivot to Asia'
An interview with Fraser Cameron.
The EU’s Own 'Pivot to Asia'
The British Are Coming… To the South China Sea
December 09, 2016
The British Are Coming… To the South China Sea
Plus, Vietnam gets to reclaiming land in the Spratly Islands and Taiwan celebrates 70 years of Taiping Island.
The British Are Coming… To the South China Sea
US Sanctions Against China Over the East and South China Seas: A Serious Proposal?
December 08, 2016
US Sanctions Against China Over the East and South China Seas: A Serious Proposal?
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio introduced a bill that would force U.S. sanctions against China over its maritime behavior.
US Sanctions Against China Over the East and South China Seas: A Serious Proposal?
Where Are China and Japan on Maritime Talks?
December 08, 2016
Where Are China and Japan on Maritime Talks?
As Beijing and Tokyo kick off yet another round of maritime consultations, it is worth looking at where things stand.
Where Are China and Japan on Maritime Talks?
The Real Trouble with Trump’s Taiwan Call
December 07, 2016
The Real Trouble with Trump’s Taiwan Call
The true uncertainties Trump's phone calls raise have been missed amid some of the sensationalist speculation.
The Real Trouble with Trump’s Taiwan Call
The Emerging India-Afghanistan Front Against Pakistan
December 07, 2016
The Emerging India-Afghanistan Front Against Pakistan
Evidence is gathering that India and Afghanistan will band together to counter Pakistan.
The Emerging India-Afghanistan Front Against Pakistan
Unmanned Systems May Kill Any Prospect of Peace in East and Southeast Asia
December 07, 2016
Unmanned Systems May Kill Any Prospect of Peace in East and Southeast Asia
It is only a matter of time before drones are put to use in Asia's maritime conflicts.
Unmanned Systems May Kill Any Prospect of Peace in East and Southeast Asia
Donald Trump Just Gave Chinese Hawks a Great Talking Point on the South China Sea
December 05, 2016
Donald Trump Just Gave Chinese Hawks a Great Talking Point on the South China Sea
Donald Trump's brief remark on the South China Sea may be more significant than you think.
Donald Trump Just Gave Chinese Hawks a Great Talking Point on the South China Sea
Donald Trump Just Complicated US-Taiwan Relations, Big Time
December 03, 2016
Donald Trump Just Complicated US-Taiwan Relations, Big Time
Donald Trump's phone call to Tsai Ing-wen sets up a possible diplomatic crisis with China.
Donald Trump Just Complicated US-Taiwan Relations, Big Time
Lessons in Military Cooperation From Indian Ocean Counter-Piracy Ops
December 03, 2016
Lessons in Military Cooperation From Indian Ocean Counter-Piracy Ops
What can the lessons of naval cooperation in countering piracy off Somalia teach us?
Lessons in Military Cooperation From Indian Ocean Counter-Piracy Ops
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
December 02, 2016
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
Where the incoming administration chooses to stage the next FONOP will say a lot about tactical choices.
Imagining the US Navy's First South China Sea FONOP in the Trump Era
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
December 02, 2016
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
Every country agrees terrorism is a threat. So why is it so hard to get states to work together?
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
Trans-Himalayan Railroads and Geopolitics in High Asia
December 02, 2016
Trans-Himalayan Railroads and Geopolitics in High Asia
India and Pakistan are both eager to build railroads in Ladakh and Gilgit-Baltistan.
Trans-Himalayan Railroads and Geopolitics in High Asia
With TPP's Demise, What Happens to US Intellectual Property Rights Abroad?
November 30, 2016
With TPP's Demise, What Happens to US Intellectual Property Rights Abroad?
With TPP set to wither away, U.S. corporations will have to recalculate on intellectual property protections abroad.
With TPP's Demise, What Happens to US Intellectual Property Rights Abroad?
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