What to Expect If the US Lifts Its Vietnam Arms Embargo
September 29, 2014
What to Expect If the US Lifts Its Vietnam Arms Embargo
What are the expected short-term effects of the U.S. lifting its arms embargo on Vietnam?
What to Expect If the US Lifts Its Vietnam Arms Embargo
Can Vietnam’s Maritime Strategy Counter China?
September 29, 2014
Can Vietnam’s Maritime Strategy Counter China?
Just how developed and credible is Vietnam's counter-intervention strategy?
Can Vietnam’s Maritime Strategy Counter China?
US to Abandon Use of Land Mines Everywhere But Korea
September 26, 2014
US to Abandon Use of Land Mines Everywhere But Korea
Plus, the Philippines' Aquino on China's mixed signals, Vietnam may be able to buy U.S. weapons, and more. Security links.
US to Abandon Use of Land Mines Everywhere But Korea
3 Opportunities for Better US-India Defense Ties
September 26, 2014
3 Opportunities for Better US-India Defense Ties
As Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in the United States, U.S.-India defense ties face an era of opportunity.
3 Opportunities for Better US-India Defense Ties
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
September 26, 2014
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
Modern warfare is shifting to a competition between two "system-of-systems," and smaller navies can't compete.
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
Fixing India-China Relations Isn't Too Difficult
September 25, 2014
Fixing India-China Relations Isn't Too Difficult
The dragon and the elephant can be best friends—the border dispute between the two giants is actually a minor issue.
Fixing India-China Relations Isn't Too Difficult
China's Military May Have Gone 'Rogue' After All
September 23, 2014
China's Military May Have Gone 'Rogue' After All
Xi Jinping isn't happy with the PLA's chain of command, suggesting that he may lack complete control.
China's Military May Have Gone 'Rogue' After All
China and Iran's Historic Naval Exercise
September 23, 2014
China and Iran's Historic Naval Exercise
China and Iran began a four-day naval exercise on Monday, focusing on anti-piracy and rescue operations.
China and Iran's Historic Naval Exercise
Space: The Final Missile Defense Frontier?
September 20, 2014
Space: The Final Missile Defense Frontier?
Also, Indian Air Force deals, the INS Vikramaditya, U.S.-China military relations, and MH370. Weekend links.
Space: The Final Missile Defense Frontier?
No, Malaysia Would Never Host a US Spy Base
September 19, 2014
No, Malaysia Would Never Host a US Spy Base
The notion that Malaysia may offer the U.S. Navy a base for surveillance aircraft is laughable.
No, Malaysia Would Never Host a US Spy Base
So You Want to Steal a Frigate?
September 19, 2014
So You Want to Steal a Frigate?
Robert Farley's comprehensive guide to stealing a frigate (spoiler: it's "absurdly difficult").
So You Want to Steal a Frigate?
US Senate: Chinese Hackers Targeting US Military Contractors
September 19, 2014
US Senate: Chinese Hackers Targeting US Military Contractors
A report by the Senate Armed Services Committee investigates Chinese cyber attacks against Transcom's contractors.
US Senate: Chinese Hackers Targeting US Military Contractors
India and Vietnam Call for Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea
September 18, 2014
India and Vietnam Call for Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea
The two countries also signed seven bilateral agreements during Indian President Pranab Mukherjee's trip to Vietnam.
India and Vietnam Call for Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea
Al Qaeda's Worrying Ability to Infiltrate the Pakistani Military
September 18, 2014
Al Qaeda's Worrying Ability to Infiltrate the Pakistani Military
Al Qaeda's recent attempt to steal a Pakistani frigate is a reminder of the Pakistani military's infiltration.
Al Qaeda's Worrying Ability to Infiltrate the Pakistani Military
China’s 4 Principles in the South China Sea Dispute
September 16, 2014
China’s 4 Principles in the South China Sea Dispute
China is slowly crafting a policy for its regional maritime disputes. Could it open the door to negotiation?
China’s 4 Principles in the South China Sea Dispute
It's Still a Good Idea for China to Send Troops to Fight ISIS
September 16, 2014
It's Still a Good Idea for China to Send Troops to Fight ISIS
Beijing has more to gain than to lose by intervening against ISIS in Iraq.
It's Still a Good Idea for China to Send Troops to Fight ISIS
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