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Does It Make Sense to Think About Naval Power in 15 to 30 Year Cycles?
April 05, 2017
Does It Make Sense to Think About Naval Power in 15 to 30 Year Cycles?
Technological cycles can render a just-modernized army obsolete.
Does It Make Sense to Think About Naval Power in 15 to 30 Year Cycles?
Russia’s Naval Policy and the War in Syria
April 03, 2017
Russia’s Naval Policy and the War in Syria
Why the Russian Navy's deployment of a carrier strike group to the Mediterranean was a qualified success.
Russia’s Naval Policy and the War in Syria
Taiwan and Japan's East China Sea Dispute Back in the Spotlight
April 03, 2017
Taiwan and Japan's East China Sea Dispute Back in the Spotlight
Taipei and Tokyo will convene later this year to discuss oceanographic survey rights for Taiwan.
Taiwan and Japan's East China Sea Dispute Back in the Spotlight
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
April 01, 2017
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
We can expect a positive Xi-Trump summit in Florida, but uncertainties still lie ahead.
Expect a Positive First Trump-Xi Meeting at Mar-a-Lago
The Myth of a 'Special' North Korea-Iran Relationship
March 31, 2017
The Myth of a 'Special' North Korea-Iran Relationship
Iran-North Korea relations aren't as deep or important as Western observers sometimes assume.
The Myth of a 'Special' North Korea-Iran Relationship
Chinese Defense Ministry: Opposition to THAAD 'Will Definitely Not Stay On Words Only'
March 31, 2017
Chinese Defense Ministry: Opposition to THAAD 'Will Definitely Not Stay On Words Only'
Chinese rhetoric remains hotly in opposition to THAAD, but what else will Beijing do?
Chinese Defense Ministry: Opposition to THAAD 'Will Definitely Not Stay On Words Only'
US State Department Employee Accused of Lying About Contacts With Chinese Spies
March 30, 2017
US State Department Employee Accused of Lying About Contacts With Chinese Spies
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation has charged a State Department employee with lying about contacts with Chinese spies.
US State Department Employee Accused of Lying About Contacts With Chinese Spies
Will Hybrid Warfare Protect America’s Interests in the South China Sea?
March 30, 2017
Will Hybrid Warfare Protect America’s Interests in the South China Sea?
The pros and cons of increasing the use of unmanned vehicles in the South China Sea.
Will Hybrid Warfare Protect America’s Interests in the South China Sea?
Nuclear South Asia and Coming to Terms With 'No First-Use' With Indian Characteristics
March 28, 2017
Nuclear South Asia and Coming to Terms With 'No First-Use' With Indian Characteristics
Let's make one thing clear: India can explore a pre-emptive first strike without changing its 2003 nuclear doctrine.
Nuclear South Asia and Coming to Terms With 'No First-Use' With Indian Characteristics
Deterring Pyongyang: US, South Korea Conclude Military Exercise
March 28, 2017
Deterring Pyongyang: US, South Korea Conclude Military Exercise
The United States and South Korea finished the 2017 iteration of their annual Foal Eagle exercise on March 23.
Deterring Pyongyang: US, South Korea Conclude Military Exercise
US Bomber Receives Chinese Warning Over East China Sea Skies
March 27, 2017
US Bomber Receives Chinese Warning Over East China Sea Skies
A U.S. B-1B Lancer was warned after entering China's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) over the East China Sea.
US Bomber Receives Chinese Warning Over East China Sea Skies
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
March 25, 2017
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
Tactical nuclear weapons get most of the attention, but Islamabad is also building up conventional capabilities.
Pakistan’s (Non-Nuclear) Plan to Counter ‘Cold Start’
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military Drill
March 24, 2017
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military Drill
A U.S. Air Force bomber conducted training missions with Japanese and South Korean fighter jets this week.
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military Drill
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
March 23, 2017
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
A closer look at the costs and benefits of the annual Foal Eagle-Key Resolve exercises.
What's the Big Deal About These US-South Korea Military Exercises?
What a 1925 Novel Can Teach Us About a Possible US-China War
March 23, 2017
What a 1925 Novel Can Teach Us About a Possible US-China War
The Great Pacific War reveals the insights (and mistakes) that come with discussing a future war.
What a 1925 Novel Can Teach Us About a Possible US-China War
Will a New Washington Naval Treaty Stop the South China Sea Arms Race?
March 23, 2017
Will a New Washington Naval Treaty Stop the South China Sea Arms Race?
A contemporary take on the Washington Naval Treaty system has limitations in the South China Sea.
Will a New Washington Naval Treaty Stop the South China Sea Arms Race?
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