China Conducted Anti-Satellite Missile Test
July 29, 2014
China Conducted Anti-Satellite Missile Test
The U.S. says that China conducted an anti-satellite missile test last week, not a ballistic missile defense test.
China Conducted Anti-Satellite Missile Test
Japan Sanctions Russia Over Ukraine
July 29, 2014
Japan Sanctions Russia Over Ukraine
New Japanese sanctions against Russia lower hopes for a resolution to the Kuril Islands dispute between the two countries.
Japan Sanctions Russia Over Ukraine
China, South Korea Establish Military Hotline
July 25, 2014
China, South Korea Establish Military Hotline
High-level defense officials met in Beijing to establish a hotline and discuss Japan's collective self-defense.
China, South Korea Establish Military Hotline
Can India Become a Multilateral Maritime Leader?
July 25, 2014
Can India Become a Multilateral Maritime Leader?
In addition to maritime bilateralism, India should expand its multilateral leadership.
Can India Become a Multilateral Maritime Leader?
China Conducts Third Anti-Missile Test
July 24, 2014
China Conducts Third Anti-Missile Test
China’s military conducted a successful land-based anti-missile test this week, following similar ones in 2010 and 2013.
China Conducts Third Anti-Missile Test
Russia and Malaysia Face Uncertain Future After MH17
July 24, 2014
Russia and Malaysia Face Uncertain Future After MH17
Following the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine, Russia may find its Asian relationships dwindle.
Russia and Malaysia Face Uncertain Future After MH17
Japan’s Building 2 Aegis Destroyers
July 23, 2014
Japan’s Building 2 Aegis Destroyers
Tokyo is accelerating its timetable for acquiring two additional Aegis-equipped ballistic missile defense ships.
Japan’s Building 2 Aegis Destroyers
John Kerry: North Korea is 'Quieter' Now
July 23, 2014
John Kerry: North Korea is 'Quieter' Now
North Korea's 'quietness' tells us little about its intentions or of the success of U.S. diplomacy.
John Kerry: North Korea is 'Quieter' Now
3 Reasons the BRICS' New Development Bank Matters
July 23, 2014
3 Reasons the BRICS' New Development Bank Matters
This is just the beginning of a new international economic order; it will be a gradual, but steady process.
3 Reasons the BRICS' New Development Bank Matters
Does China Care About Air Power?
July 22, 2014
Does China Care About Air Power?
The PLA has always been a ground force-centric military. Is that changing?
Does China Care About Air Power?
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
July 22, 2014
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
The reasons China withdrew oil rig HYSY-981 sooner than planned are complex but revealing about its intentions.
4 Reasons China Removed Oil Rig HYSY-981 Sooner Than Planned
Russia to Reopen Spy Base in Cuba
July 21, 2014
Russia to Reopen Spy Base in Cuba
Russia and Cuba signed a preliminary deal to reopen the Soviet Union’s largest foreign intelligence base at Lourdes.
Russia to Reopen Spy Base in Cuba
China Is Spying on RIMPAC
July 20, 2014
China Is Spying on RIMPAC
Despite being a participant in RIMPAC, China has sent an electronic surveillance ship to spy on the maritime exercise.
China Is Spying on RIMPAC
After MH17, France Must Cancel Sale of Warships to Russia
July 20, 2014
After MH17, France Must Cancel Sale of Warships to Russia
Instead of selling Russia two Mistral-class warships, France should sell them to the U.S. Navy.
After MH17, France Must Cancel Sale of Warships to Russia
Japan, UK to Jointly Develop Missile Technology
July 19, 2014
Japan, UK to Jointly Develop Missile Technology
Plus, PLA infantry to exercise with the U.S. and Australia, the UCLASS, and MH17. Defense links.
Japan, UK to Jointly Develop Missile Technology
Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17: Who Shot It Down?
July 18, 2014
Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17: Who Shot It Down?
While Ukraine, Russia and separatists in eastern Ukraine are all suspects, the evidence strongly points to the latter.
Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17: Who Shot It Down?
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